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Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil Season 1 Contestant Abhirami Venkatachalam Biography

The Versatile Star of Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil Season 1

Abhirami Venkatachalam’s Journey on Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil

Abhirami Venkatachalam

Abhirami Venkatachalam, a name synonymous with versatility and talent, graced the screens of Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil Season 1 with her captivating presence. From her early days in the entertainment industry to her memorable stint on reality television, Abhirami’s journey is a testament to her resilience, creativity, and passion for the arts. Let’s delve into the life and career of this multifaceted contestant.

Early Life and Modelling Stint: The Road to Stardom

Rising Through the Ranks: Miss Tamil Nadu and Beyond

Born on 9th March 1990, Abhirami’s journey to success began with her winning the prestigious Miss Tamil Nadu title. Her striking beauty and innate talent led her to the world of modelling, where she quickly made a name for herself. With grace and poise, she conquered runways and photo shoots, setting the stage for her foray into acting.

Acting Career: From Debut to Bigg Boss Tamil

Debuting with NOTA: A Promising Start

Abhirami made her acting debut in Anand Shankar’s “NOTA” (2018), where she portrayed the love interest of senior actors Nassar and Sathyaraj. This marked the beginning of her illustrious career in Tamil cinema, earning her recognition for her acting prowess.

Bigg Boss Tamil 3: A Reality Show Triumph

In 2019, Abhirami Venkatachalam entered the Bigg Boss Tamil house as a contestant, captivating audiences with her authenticity and charm. Her journey in the reality show showcased her resilience and garnered a loyal fan following. She emerged as the 5th runner up, leaving a lasting impact on viewers.

Journey on Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil

In 2022, Abhirami Venkatachalam entered the Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil Season 1 house, captivating audiences with her wit, charm, and genuine personality. Throughout the season, she navigated the challenges of reality television with grace and dignity, earning the respect of both her fellow contestants and viewers alike. Abhirami’s presence on the show brought a breath of fresh air, with her candidness and authenticity resonating with audiences.

Nerkonda Paarvai and Beyond: Notable Film Roles

Her role as Famitha Banu in “Nerkonda Paarvai” (2019) further solidified her position in the industry. Critics lauded her performance, with The Week noting, “Abhirami is at her best when she shouts and cries in the courtroom.” This role showcased her versatility and acting range, earning her accolades from audiences and critics alike.

Web Series and Television Ventures: Diverse Talents on Display

Ctrl Alt Delete and Star Wars: Hosting and Acting Prowess

Abhirami’s talents extend beyond the silver screen, as seen in her roles in web series and television shows. In 2016, she starred in “Ctrl Alt Delete,” showcasing her acting chops in a digital platform. She also hosted the reality show “Star Wars” on Sun TV, proving her versatility as an entertainer.

Iru Dhuruvam and Addham: Diving into Different Genres

In 2019, Abhirami starred in the web series “Iru Dhuruvam” with Nandha, displaying her ability to portray diverse characters. Her role as Geetha was met with praise, further establishing her as a versatile actress. Additionally, her segment in “Addham” (2020) showcased her talent in an anthology series, highlighting her range as an artist.

Filmography: A Glimpse into Abhirami’s Iconic Roles

2018: NOTA – Role: Chitra Vinodhan
2019: Kalavu – Role: Abhirami (Released on ZEE5)
2019: Nerkonda Paarvai – Role: Famitha Banu
2022: Rocketry: The Nambi Effect – Role: Crew member (Multilingual film)
2023: Vaan Moondru – Role: Jothi
2023: Dhruva Natchathiram

Other Works:

2016: Ctrl Alt Del – Role: Rohini (Language: Tamil; Platform: Put Chutney YouTube Series)
2018: What’s Up Vellakkari – Role: Lakshmi (Platform: ZEE5)
2018: What’s Up Panimanishi – Role: Telugu (Platform: ZEE5)
2019: Iru Dhuruvam – Role: Geetha (Language: Tamil; Platform: Sony Liv), Chinanjiru – Adhitri – Role: Wife & Mother (Platform: Ondraga Entertainment YouTube Music Video), The Masculinity – Role: Gomathi (Platform: Galatta Tamil YouTube Short Video)
2020: Addham – Role: Rekha (Language: Telugu; Platform: Aha Anthology Series; Segment: Cross Roads)
2020: Vallamai Tharayo – Role: Abirami (Language: Tamil; Platform: Vikatan YouTube Web Series; Cameo Appearance)
2021: Kannai Katti Kollathey – Role: Preethi & Maya (Dual Role) (Platform: What Next YouTube Pilot Film)Magavu – Role: Anandhi (Platform: Behinwoods TV YouTube Short Film)
2021: Vizhumiyam – Role: The Pregnant Women (Languages: Malayalam, Tamil; Platform: Cult Productions)
2022: Aanandham Aarambham – Role: Ranjani Ram Charan (Platform: Disney + Hotstar Micro Series)
2023: Iru Dhuruvam 2 – Role: Geetha (Language: Tamil; Platform: Sony Liv)


2016: Dance Jodi Dance Season 1 – Role: Contestant (Channel: Zee Tamil; Episodes 1-6 Only)
2017: Athirshta Lakshmi Season 2 & 3 – Role: Participant (Episodes 178 & 232), Jil Jung Juk, Manadhaal Inaivom Maatrathai Varaverppom – Role: Herself (Channel: Zee Tamil Brand Short Video)
2017-2018: Star Wars Season 1 & 2 – Role: Host (Channel: Sun TV)
2019: Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3 – Role: Contestant (Channel: STAR Vijay; Evicted Day 56)
2019: Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3 Kondattam – Role: Herself (Special show)
2020-2021: Murattu Singles – Role: Judge & Angel
2020: Star Music Season 2 – Role: Participant (With Bigg Boss Season 3 Co-Contestants)
2021-2022: Dance Vs Dance Season 2 – Role: Team Leader & Mentor (Channel: Colors Tamil)
2021: Sillunu Oru Kaadhal – Role: Herself (Special Appearance), BB Jodigal – Role: Guest (Channel: Vijay Television; Grand Finale Only)
2022: Bigg Boss Ultimate Season 1 – Role: Contestant (Platform: Disney+ Hotstar; 5th Runner Up), Bigg Boss Tamil Season 6 – Role: Guest (Channel: Vijay Television; Season Launch), Anda Ka Kasam


Abhirami Venkatachalam’s journey on Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil Season 1 is a testament to her talent, resilience, and passion for the arts. From her humble beginnings to her triumphs on reality television, she has captivated audiences with her authenticity and creativity. As she continues to inspire others with her story, Abhirami Venkatachalam remains a shining example of courage, determination, and grace.

Name: Abhirami Venkatachalam

Other Name: Abhirami, Abhi, Abhirami Iyer

Evicted: Bigg Boss Ultimate Season 1 – 5th runner-up

Season Host: Kamal Haasan, Silambarasan

Network: Disney+ Hotstar

Number of Days: 70

Number of Contestants: 16

Premier Date: 30 January 2022

Prize Money:

Other Prizes (if any):

Date of Birth (DOB): March 9,1990

Birth Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Settled Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Profession/Occupation: Actress, Model

Education: Graduate

Parents: Venkatachalam (Father), Aruna Nilakantan (Mother)

Siblings: Krishna Kumar (Brother) 

Spouse: Unmarried







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