T. K. Bhagavathi (born 1917) was an Indian veteran actor in Tamil cinema and plays. He is the brother of T. K. Shanmugam. He was famous for playing major roles in dramas and films for 45 years from 1935 to 1979. His debut film was Menaka (1935). His majestic walk, body language and bold voice earned him the reputation.
T.K.S Brothers were four sankaran, muthuswamy, shanmugam, bhagavathy. TKS brothers were plays in Madurai. Bhagwati was act the baboon roles in the early days. Then he gradually he has acted lead roles and villain roles.
S. V. Ranga Rao and T. K. Bhagavathy were one of the most famous for his father roles in 1960's and 1970's. He has acted along with most of lead actor like M. G. Ramachandran, Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan.His notable movie are Sampoorna Ramayanam, Sivagangai Seemai Panama Pasama, En Annan Savaale Samali, Rajapart Rangadurai. His last film was Aarilirunthu Arubathu Varai with Rajinikanth.
He passed away in the year of 1982 at the age of 65.