Bigg Boss Tamil 2 Contestants, Online Voting, Eliminations, Finalists, Winner

It’s no doubt that the first season of Tamil reality show Bigg Boss was a massive hit as well as well received by the Tamil audience. The multi-versatile personality  Kamal Haasan hosted the first season, through which he made his foray into television industry, and without doubt, the actor-politician will return as the host for season 2, which premiered on June 17, 2018. Just like the previous season, 16 contestants have been cast in the reality show, where almost all are celebrity contestants. A huge set has been erected at the outskirts of Chennai. This time, the production has introduced some new features like the jail setup, which has been traditional in the original Big Brother. Riythvika is declared the winner of this season of Bigg Boss Tamil.

Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2

Name Bigg Boss Tamil
Season 2
Host Kamal Haasan
Channel Star Vijay
Timing 9 PM onwards (Weekdays) & 8:30 PM onwards (Weekend)
Genre Reality Show
Launch Date 17-Jun-18
Language Tamil
No. of Episodes 100
Running Time 90 minutes approx.

Bigg Boss Tamil Vote

As per the norms of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2, two to three contestants will be nominated for elimination each week. And, audience will be given the chance to save their favorite contestant from elimination through voting. You can save your favorite contestant either by registering your vote online or via missed call. The corresponding phone numbers of each contestant is listed out below.

Bigg Boss Tamil Vote – Online

This is how you can register your vote online –

  • Google “Star Vijay Bigg Boss Vote” or “Bigg Boss Tamil Vote”.
  • The search results displays the nominated contestants of the respective week.
  • Sign into your Gmail account.
  • Select your favorite contestant(s) and lend your support to them.
  • Click Submit to confirm.

Note – One can register a maximum of 50 votes on daily basis. You can cast the entire 50 votes to your favorite contestant or split them between the nominated contestants.

Online voting will be open through the weekdays from Monday Night 10 PM to Friday 11.59 PM.

Bigg Boss Tamil Vote – Missed Call

Here’s the list of voting numbers of the respective contestants. You can register your vote by dialing the corresponding number and the call will be dropped automatically once your vote is registered.

Ponnambalam – 8367796810

Mumtaj – 8367796808

Yashika Aanand  – 8367796816

Riythvika – 8367796812

Ramya NSK – 8367796811

Sendrayan – 8367796813

Thaadi Balaji – 8367796803

Nithya Thaadi Balaji – 8367796809

Daniel Anne Pope – 8367796804

Aishwarya Dutta – 8367796801

Mahat Raghavendra – 8367796806

Shariq Khan – 8367796814

Vaishnavi – 8367796815

Janani Iyer – 8367796805

Ananth Vaidyanathan – 8367796802

Mamathi Chari –  8367796807

Bigg Boss Tamil 2 Contestants

Here’s the complete list of the contestants, including their brief biography, from the Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil.

S.No  Name Age Profession Status
1 Yashika Anand 18 Actress Eliminated
2 Dhaadi Bhalajie 40 Actor, Comedian Eliminated
3 Nithya Thaadi Balaji NA Commoner Eliminated
4 Ananth Vaidyanathan 61 Voice Expert Eliminated
5 Janani Iyer 31 Actress Finalist
6 Daniel Annie Pope 31 Actor, Comedian Eliminated
7 Ponnambalam 54 Actor Eliminated
8 Aishwarya Dutta 28 Actress Finalist
9 Mamathi Chari NA Actress Eliminated
10 Mumtaz 37 Actress Eliminated
11 Mahat Raghavendra 31 Actor Eliminated
12 Shariq Hassan 24 Actor Eliminated
13 Riythvika 25 Actress Winner
14 Vaishnavi NA RJ Eliminated
15 Ramya NSK NA Singer Eliminated
16 Sendrayan 33 Actor Eliminated


1. Yashika Anand 

Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu fame Yashika Anand is the first contestant to enter the Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2. She is just 18-years-old and the youngest contestant of the show. She was cast in supporting roles in few Tamil movies before her breakthrough role as Kavya with the adult comedy film Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuth. Yashika also starred as Shruti in the thriller film Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru.

Yashika Anand

2. Ponnambalam

Ponnambalam is the second contestant of Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil. He is well-known actor, best known for his villainous characters, and has acted in  numerous films. Started his career as a stunt artist, he later branched out to acting with his breakthrough role in the film Michael Madana Kama Rajan.


3. Mahat Raghavendra

Mahat is the third contestant to enter the Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2. He got his break in Ajith’s Makatha, playing one of Ajith’s associates, for which he received Edison Award for Best Debut Actor. He has done a lot of movies in Tamil and Telugu as a supporting cast, but yet to land on a lead role. He believes that his appearance in the show would bring some changes in his life and career.

Mahat Raghavendra

4. Daniel Annie Pope

The fourth contestant to enter the Bigg Boss house is Daniel Annie Pope. A Theatre artist, comedian and a versatile actor, who needs no introduction, gained fame as Romba Sumar Moonji Kumaru in Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara.

Daniel Annie Pope

5. Vaishnavi

Vaishnavi  is the fifth contestant to enter the show. She is a journalist and RJ. Though, she might not be a familiar face to many of the audiences, she is the granddaughter of popular journalist and writer Sa.Viswanathan aka Saavi.

RJ Vaishnavi

6. Janani Iyer

Actress Janani Iyer is the sixth contestant to enter the Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil. She made her screen debut with Bala’s Avan Ivan, which earned her lots of fame. Her major work in films include Thegidi, Ithu Thaanda Police, Adhe Kangal and Balloon.

Janani Iyer

7. Ananth Vaidyanathan

Ananth Vaidyanathan is no stranger to Vijay TV audience. He is a voice expert. He gained fame after appearing on Super Singer shows. He is the seventh contestant to enter the Bigg Boss Tamil 2.

Ananth Vaidyanathan

8. Ramya NSK 

Singer Ramya NSK is the eighth contestant of Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil. Hailing from a prestigious family of film fraternity, she is the granddaughter of comedian N. S. Krishnan and T. A. Mathuram. She has recorded a number of songs for both Tamil and Telugu language films.

Ramya NSK

9. Sendrayan 

Actor and comedian Sendrayan is the ninth contestant to walk into the Bigg Boss house.He is best known for his roles in films like Polladhavan, Moodar Koodam, Ivanuku Thannila Gandam and Metro.


10. Riythvika

Actress Riythvika is the tenth contestant of Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil. Hailing from Chennai, she earned fame for her role in the movie Madras, for which she received Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil.


11. Mumtaz

The eleventh contestant of Bigg Boss Tamil 2 is none other than the actress and glam queen Mumtaz. Known for her glamour quotient, she has starred in a number of films as well as appeared as judge in reality shows like Boys Vs Girls and Maanada Mayilada.


12. Bhalajie

Popularly known as Dhaadi Bhalajie or Thadi Balaji, the actor is no stranger to Vijay TV audience. He is best known as one of the judges in the comedy reality show, Kalakka Povathu Yaaru?

thadi balaji

13. Mamathi Chari

Television and film actress Mamathi Chari is the thirteenth contestant to enter the Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil. He is known for her antagonist role in Vani Rani serial along with Radhika Sarathkumar in Sun TV. She was eliminated from the show on July 1, 2018.

Mamathi Chari

14. Nithya

Balaji’s estranged wife Nithya is the 14 contestant to walk into the Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil. She is a single mom and runs a NGO for women empowerment. She and Balaji were separated  due to personal issues.


15. Shariq Hassan

Footballer and athlete Shariq Hassan is the 15th contestant to enter the show. He is the son of actors Riyaz Khan and Uma Riyaz.

Shariq Hassan

16. Aishwarya Dutta

The last contestant of Season 2 of Bigg Boss Tamil is Aishwarya Dutta. The actress is best known for her work in films like Tamizhuku En Ondrai Azhuthavum, Paayum Puli and Aarathu Sinam. She’s looking out for a big break and hopes Bigg Boss would bring it.

Aishwarya Dutta

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