Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3 is back in the news again as the list of 15 contestants is out. The first season was aired on Vijay TV in June 2017 and the second season aired last year. The third season’s premiere happened on Sunday evening and the contestants were revealed one after the other.
Bigg Boss Season 1 had 19 participants and the second had around 16. Bigg Boss Season 3 will have 15 participants. Here’s the complete list of this year:
Fathima Babu – Veteran news anchor
Fathima Babu is a Tamil and Malayalam actress who was introduced to films by K Balachander in Kalki.
Madhumitha – Actress – Ok Ok fame
Jangiri Madhumitha is a popular comedy actress, who has worked in over 50 movies in a short span of time. She entered Kollywood with Oru Kal Oru Kannadi.
Saravanan – Actor Paruthiveeran fame
Saravanan used to play lead roles in Tamil movies in 90s. He turned director with Thaayumaanavan after his acting career did not see any growth at some point of time.
Mohan Vaidya – Musician and actor
Mohan Vaidya is a multifaceted talent who is a singer, violinist, dance choreographer, television presenter, and vocalist.
Sandy – Choreographer
Sandy is a protegee of well-known choreographer Kala Master. His talent came to light after participating in Manada Mayilada.
Sakshi Agarwal – Actor
Born to a Rajasthani father and a Tamil mother in Uttarakhand, she was good at academics and never thought of becoming an actress.
Abhirami Venkatachalam – Ner Konda Paarvai actress
She is a TV and film actress. She began her career with music video ‘Love Me Lovely Lady’.
Losiya – Sri Lankan Newsreader
Losliya is a Srilankan news anchor. She is one of the prime contestants to enter Bigg Boss House.
Kavin – Actor – Vijay TV’s Saravanan Meenaksi fame
He began his career in Star Vijay as a television actor. He appeared in the third part of the serial Kana Kaanum Kaalangal as Shiva.
Vanitha Vijayakumar – Actor – Daughter of veteran actor Vijay Kumar
Vijayakumar is an Indian Tamil actor and politician. He has started his filmy career in 1961 from the movie Sri Valli as a child Actor.
Cheran – Actor and director
Cheran is a four-time National Award winner who made his directorial debut with Bharathi Kannama.
Sherin – Actor
Sherin Shringar was born and brought up in Bengaluru. She had the liking towards modelling at very young age and followed her dreams before getting offers to act in the film.
Tharshan – Sri Lankan model
Tharshan Thiyagarajah is a Sri Lankan model and budding actor, who left his high-paying IT job to pursue his passion.
Mugen Roa – Malaysian actor and singer
He is a multi-talented creative arts practitioner from Malaysia. Besides acting, he is into hosting, singing and lyrics writing.
Reshma – Air hostess and anchor
Reshma Pasupuleti is the 15th contestant. She was an air hostess and anchor. She turned actress with by acting in TV serials like Vaani Rani, Vamsam, Sundhara Kandam and En Eniya Tholiya.
The third season is having a lot of expectations from the audiences. The audiences were speculating that Kamal Hassan may not do the show due to political assignments but he is onboard. The first season was won by Arav and Riythvika in Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2. The participants will be at home for 100 days and every week there will be one elimination. Post the elimination the top four contestants will fight for the trophy and prize.