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Bigg Boss Ultimate Tamil Season 1 Contestant Ramya Pandian Biography

A Journey from Biomedical Engineer to Bigg Boss Finalist

Ramya Pandian Biography: Rising Star of Tamil Cinema

Ramya Pandian

Ramya Pandian, the talented Tamil actress, has captured hearts with her captivating performances on screen. From her debut in Dummy Tappasu to her memorable stint in Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4, Ramya has left an indelible mark in the industry. Let’s delve into the inspiring journey of this rising star.

Early Life and Career Beginnings:

Ramya Pandian, hailing from a family deeply rooted in the Tamil film industry, embarked on her journey with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. After working as a Research and Development Analyst and later as a Business Development Manager, she ventured into acting.

Her acting debut came with the low-budget film Dummy Tappasu (2015), where she showcased her talent as Sowmiya. The turning point in her career came with Joker (2016), directed by Raju Murugan. In this film, she portrayed the role of Malliga, a village belle, earning accolades for her performance.

Career Highlights:

Ramya Pandian’s talent and versatility were further highlighted in Aan Devathai (2018), where she played Jessica, a mother juggling her responsibilities. Her portrayal was praised by critics, with India Today noting her convincing performance as a mother striving to balance her career and family.

She made waves on the small screen as well, participating in the cooking show Cooku with Comali Season 1, where she emerged as the 2nd Runner-Up. Her role as a judge on Kalakka Povathu Yaaru Season 9 further showcased her charismatic presence.

In 2020, Ramya became a household name with her participation in Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4. As the only female finalist, she captured hearts and finished as the 3rd Runner-Up. Her popularity soared, leading to leading roles in web series like Mugilan (2020) on ZEE5, where she played Maheshwari.

2021 marked another milestone in her career with Raame Aandalum Raavane Aandalum, earning her a nomination at the JFW – Just For Women Movie Awards for Best Actress in a Lead Role. Her upcoming projects include Nanpakal Nerathu Mayakkam (2023), her Malayalam debut, and Idumbankaari (2023).

Personal Life and Family:

Ramya Pandian’s roots in the film industry run deep, being the daughter of former film director Durai Pandian and the niece of actor Arun Pandian. Her family, hailing from Tirunelveli, has been a source of support throughout her journey. She also shares her interest in organic gardening.

Filmography Highlights:

  • 2015: Dummy Tappasu (Sowmiya) – Debut Film
  • 2016: Joker (Malliga)
  • 2018: Aan Devathai (Jessica)
  • 2021: Raame Aandalum Raavane Aandalum (Veerayi) – JFW – Just For Women Movie Awards Nominee
  • 2023: Nanpakal Nerathu Mayakkam (Kuzhali) – Malayalam Debut

Web Series:

  • 2020: Mugilan (Maheshwari) – ZEE5 Debut Web Series
  • 2023: Accidental Farmer and Co (Sheela) – SonyLIV

Television Appearances:

  • 2019: Cooku with Comali Season 1 – Contestant (2nd Runner-Up)
  • 2020: Kalakka Povadhu Yaaru Season 9 – Judge
  • 2020-2021: Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4 – Contestant (3rd Runner-Up)
  • 2021: Bigg Boss Season 4 Kondattam – Guest
  • 2021: Cooku with Comali Season 2 – One Episode Only
  • 2021: BB Jodigal – Grand Finale Episode Only
  • 2022: Bigg Boss Ultimate (season 1) – Contestant (2nd Runner-Up)
  • 2022: Bigg Boss (Tamil season 6) – Guest (Grand Launch Episode)


Ramya Pandian’s journey from a Biomedical Engineer to a celebrated actress in Tamil cinema is a testament to her talent and dedication. With a diverse filmography, successful TV appearances, and upcoming projects, she continues to win hearts and accolades. As she ventures into new roles, fans eagerly anticipate the next chapter of this rising star’s career.

Name: Ramya Pandian

Other Name:  Ramya

Evicted: Bigg Boss Ultimate Season 1 – 2nd 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): August 13, 1990

Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Settled Place: Ilanji, Tenkasi, Tamil Nadu, India

Profession/Occupation: Actress

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering

Parents: Duraipandian (Father), Shanthy Duraipandian (Mother)

Siblings: Parasu Pandian (Brother), Sundari Divya Pandian (Sister)

Spouse: Unmarried






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