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Bigg Boss Tamil Season 1 Contestant Anuya Bhagvath Biography

Anuya Bhagvath: A Versatile Talent in Tamil Cinema

Anuya Bhagvath: The Journey of a Talented Actress in Tamil Cinema

Anuya Bhagvath

Anuya Bhagvath, also known as Anuya Y Bhagwat, is an Indian actress whose presence in Tamil cinema has left a lasting impact. From her debut in the critically acclaimed film “Mahek” to her notable roles in “Siva Manasula Sakthi” and “Madurai Sambavam,” Anuya has showcased her versatility and talent on the big screen.

Early Life and Debut

Anuya Bhagvath stepped into the world of cinema with the Hindi children’s film “Mahek,” directed by Kranti Kanade. The film premiered at the London Film Festival and received critical acclaim, setting the stage for Anuya’s promising career. However, her breakthrough came with her role in “Siva Manasula Sakthi” (2009), a romantic comedy directed by Rajesh. Portraying the character of Sakthi alongside Jiiva, she captured the audience’s hearts with her charm and acting prowess.

Breakthrough and Critical Acclaim

Following the success of “Siva Manasula Sakthi,” Anuya continued to impress audiences and critics alike. In the film “Madurai Sambavam” (2009), directed by Youreka, she played the role of Caroline Thomas, a fiendish cop with depth and emotion. A reviewer from Sify praised her performance, stating, “Anuya, in a deglamorised role, is fantastic. She brings so much emotion and reality to her performance and is an actress of substance.” This role earned her recognition and paved the way for more opportunities in the Tamil film industry.

Diverse Roles and Television Journey

Anuya’s journey in cinema took her through a variety of roles, showcasing her range as an actress. She appeared in films like “Nagaram” (2010) opposite Sundar C, and made a special appearance in a promotional song for “Nanjupuram” (2011). Her cameo in S. Shankar’s “Nanban” (2012) marked a brief stint in Tamil cinema before she ventured into Bengali films. Anuya made her Bengali film debut with “Gora,” based on Rabindranath Tagore’s novel of the same name.

Television Ventures and Bigg Boss Tamil

Aside from her film career, Anuya also made notable appearances on television. She starred in the Doordarshan TV series “Kasturi Kundal Basey” (2009-2010) and “Ek Tha Rusty” (2014-2015), showcasing her talent on the small screen. In 2017, Anuya participated in the first season of Bigg Boss Tamil, a popular reality show hosted by Kamal Haasan. Though her journey in the house was short-lived, she made an impact with her presence.

Evolving Career and Recent Endeavors

Anuya’s career continued to evolve as she ventured into different genres and platforms. She appeared in the Bengali film “C.D. Kand” (2014) and also had a role in the TV series “Siya Ke Ram” (2015-2016) on StarPlus. Her diverse roles, both on screen and television, have showcased her versatility and adaptability as an actress. In 2018, she appeared in the TV series “Savdhaan India” on Star Bharat, further cementing her presence in the television industry.

Filmography Highlights

Here are some highlights from Anuya Bhagvath’s filmography:

  • 2007: Mahek as Mahek’s Class Teacher (Hindi)
  • 2009: Siva Manasula Sakthi as Sakthi (Tamil)
  • 2009: Madurai Sambavam as Caroline Thomas (Tamil)
  • 2010: Nagaram as Bharathi (Tamil)
  • 2011: Nanjupuram (Special appearance in a promotional song) (Tamil)
  • 2012: Nanban as Shwetha Santhanam (Tamil)
  • 2012: Naan as Priya (Tamil)
  • 2014: Gora as Lolita (Bengali)
  • 2014: C.D. Kand as Reporter Mansi Rana (Hindi)

Television Journey

  • 2009-2010: Kasturi Kundal Basey as Maitreyi (Doordarshan TV series)
  • 2014-2015: Ek Tha Rusty (season 03) as Maharani (Doordarshan TV series)
  • 2015-2016: Siya Ke Ram as Mrityudevi (StarPlus TV series)
  • 2017: Bigg Boss Tamil 1 – Contestant (Evicted on Day 7) (Star Vijay)


Anuya Bhagvath’s journey in the world of cinema and television is a testament to her talent and dedication. From her memorable performances in films like “Siva Manasula Sakthi” to her diverse roles on television, she has made a mark in the industry. With a promising career that continues to evolve, Anuya remains an actress to watch out for in the ever-changing landscape of Indian entertainment.

Name: Anuya Y Bhagwat

Other Name: Anuya 

Evicted: Bigg Boss Tamil Season 1 Evicted on Day 7

Season Host: Kamal Haasan

Network: Star Vijay

Number of Days: 100

Number of Contestants: 19

Premier Date: 25 June 2017

Prize Money:

Other Prizes (if any):

Date of Birth (DOB): September 6, 1989

Birth Place: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Settled Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra

Profession/Occupation: Actress, Model

Education: Electrical engineering



Spouse: Unmarried






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