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Boss Tamil Season 3 Contestant Reshma Pasupuleti Biography

From News Anchor to Tamil Cinema Icon: A Story of Talent and Versatility

Reshma Pasupuleti: The Versatile Journey of a Tamil Cinema Star

Reshma Pasupuleti

Reshma Pasupuleti, the talented Indian actress, has carved her niche in Tamil cinema with her captivating performances. From her beginnings as a news anchor to her remarkable roles in films and TV series, Reshma’s journey is a testament to her versatility and dedication. Let’s delve into the life and career of this Tamil cinema star who also made waves in Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3.

Early Life and Education

Born on 23 July 1984 into a Telugu-speaking family, Reshma Pasupuleti’s journey to stardom began with a strong foundation in education. She pursued her engineering degree in the computer science department from Texas A&M University after completing her education abroad in Arkansas. Additionally, she honed her skills in software testing at Amitysoft Software Institution. Interestingly, Reshma briefly worked as an air hostess with Delta Airlines, showcasing her diverse experiences before venturing into the entertainment industry.

Transition to Television: The Anchor Journey

Reshma Pasupuleti’s foray into the world of entertainment commenced with her role as a news anchor for a Telugu TV channel. Her eloquence and on-screen presence caught the attention of viewers, paving the way for her entry into Tamil television. She made her mark in Tamil series with notable roles in popular shows like “Vamsam” and “Maragatha Veenai,” captivating audiences with her acting prowess.

Debut in Tamil Cinema: A Rising Star

In 2015, Reshma made her debut in Tamil cinema with “Masala Padam,” where she portrayed the heroine, marking a significant milestone in her career. She continued to impress with her performances in films like “Ko 2” (2016) as a news reader and “Velainu Vandhutta Vellaikaaran” (2016) in a comedy role alongside Soori. Her versatility and ability to seamlessly transition between various genres garnered her acclaim among audiences and critics alike.

Bigg Boss Tamil 3 and Reality TV Stint

Reshma Pasupuleti ventured into the realm of reality television with her participation in Bigg Boss Tamil 3 in 2019. Her time in the Bigg Boss house showcased her resilience, determination, and ability to navigate challenges. Though her journey in the show ended on Day 43, she left a lasting impression on viewers with her authenticity and spirit.

Filmography Highlights


  • Masala Padam as Reshma (2015) – Film Debut
  • Velainu Vandhutta Vellaikaaran as Pushpa (2016) – Supporting Role
  • Ko 2 as Shobana (2016)
  • Manal Kayiru 2 as Chandra (2016)
  • Girls as Clara (2016) – Malayalam Film
  • Vanakkam Da Mappilei as Maya (2021)
  • Pei Mama as Geetha (2021)
  • 3:33 as Devi (2021)
  • Highway as Jaya (2022) – Telugu Film
  • Sathiya Sothanai (2023)
  • Sathiya Sothanai as Mahalakshmi (2023-2024)

Television Appearances


  • Vamsam as Supriya (2014-2017) – Sun TV
  • Maragatha Veenai as Dhivya (2014-2015)
  • Vani Rani as Devika (2014-2015)
  • 10 Manik Kadhaigal (Karai) as Rathi
  • En Iniya Thozhiye as Paari – Raj TV
  • Uyirmei as Sumathi – Zee Tamil
  • Andal Azhagar as Malarvizhi “Malar” (2015-2016) – Star Vijay
  • Pagal Nilavu
  • Uyire as DSP Vasundhara Devi (2020) – Colors Tamil
  • Anbe Vaa as Vandhana (2020-2021) – Sun TV
  • Baakiyalakshmi as Raadhika (2021-present) – Star Vijay
  • Pandian Stores as Raadhika (2021;2022)
  • Abhi Tailor as Anamika (2021) – Colors Tamil
  • Velammal as Nagavalli (2021) – Star Vijay
  • Neethane Enthan Ponvasantham as Mohini (2021) – Zee Tamil
  • Seetha Raman as Mahalakshmi (2023-2024)


  • Vantintlo Wonders as Anchor (2010-2011) – Gemini TV
  • E-News, Hi5, Big screens, Brilliant Mind, and Movie Mantra as News Reporter (2011-2012) – TV5 Telugu
  • Sun Singer as Anchor (2013-2014) – Sun TV
  • Bigg Boss Tamil 3 as Contestant (2019) – Star Vijay (Evicted Day 43)
  • Bigg Boss Tamil 3 Celebration as Herself (2019)
  • Vanakkam Tamizha (2020) – Sun TV
  • Vada da (2021) – Sun Music
  • Genes (2021) – Zee Tamil
  • Chat box (2021) – Sun Music
  • Pottikku Potti (2022) – Colors Tamil
  • Raju Vootla Party (2022) – Star Vijay
  • Oo Solriya Oo Oohm Solriya
  • Anda Ka Kasam
  • Start Music 4 (2023)
  • Kalakka Povathu Yaaru? Champions as Judge (2023)

Web Series

  • Vilangu as Selvi (2022) – ZEE5 (Tamil)

Interesting Facts About Reshma Pasupuleti

  • Reshma Pasupuleti hails from a Telugu-speaking family with a background in the film industry.
  • She pursued her engineering degree in the computer science department from Texas A&M University.
  • Before venturing into acting, Reshma worked as a news anchor for TV5 Telugu.
  • Her debut in Tamil cinema with “Masala Padam” marked a significant milestone in her career.
  • Reshma’s participation in Bigg Boss Tamil 3 showcased her resilience and authenticity.

Name: Reshma Pasupuleti

Other Name: Reshma 

Evicted: Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3 Evicted on Day 42

Season Host: Kamal Haasan

Network: Star Vijay

Number of Days: 105

Number of Contestants: 17

Premier Date: 23 June 2019

Prize Money:

Other Prizes (if any):

Date of Birth (DOB): July 23, 1984

Birth Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Settled Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Profession/Occupation: Actress, Anchor

Education: Bachelor Degree in Computer Science

Parents: Prasad Pasupuleti (Father)

Siblings: Bobby Simha (Cousin), Deepti Pasupuleti, Sushma Pasupuleti (Sister)

Spouse: Married

Children: Rahul (Son)






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