Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan kick starts Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2 in a very stylish costume on June 17, 2018, on Vijay TV. As everyone knows, Bigg Boss Tamil Season 1 was a blockbuster reality show in and around India. The season 2 has also been launched living up to the expectations of all the Bigg Boss Tamil fans.
Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2 features 16 celebrities from various backgrounds like music, films etc and one guest contestant. These 16 contestants live in Bigg Boss house for 100 days among 60 cameras being monitored 24*7.
Before launching the Bigg Boss show, Kamal Haasan speaks to the audience waiting outside the stage. He starts the show with his note “Welcome to Bigg Boss, Ungal Naan”. He thanks the audience for teaching him to answer the questions in the outside world. He interacts with the audience within the stage and answers few questions regarding the season 2.
Kamal takes the audience on Bigg Boss house tour. He shows different rooms in the house. Bigg Boss calls Kamal to the confession room and wishes him welcome. Interestingly, Bigg Boss house in season 2 has a jail setup.
After coming back to the stage, Kamal introduces the contestants Yashika Anand, Ponnambalam, Mahat, Daniel Annie Pope, Vaishnavi, Janani, Ananth Vaidyanathan, Ramya Nsk, Senrayan, Riythvika, Mumtaz, Bhalajie, Mamathi Chari, Nithya, Shariq Hassan and Aishwarya Dutta.
Contestant No.1 – Yashika Anand. She performs for Soppana Sundari and Gulebakavali song. She is 18 years old and the youngest contestant in the Bigg Boss house. She acted in few films Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru and Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuthu.
Contestant No.2 – Ponnambalam. Ponnambalam is a stuntman come, actor. He is a very well known personality in every house in Tamil Nadu.
Contestant No.3 – Mahat Raghavendra. Mahat made his debut in the film industry with the film Vallavan. He works predominantly in Telugu and Tamil cinemas. He performs to the Showkali song.
Contestant No.4 – Daniel Annie Pope. Daniel made his film debut with Polladhavan movie. He later made a breakthrough as an actor in Tamil films with his role in Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara film.
Contestant No.5 – Vaishnavi. She is an active RJ and Journalist. Vaishnavi is the granddaughter of the journalist-writer Sa.Viswanathan.
Contestant No.6 – Janani Iyer. She is an engineer turned actress from Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Janani appears in Tamil and Malayalam films.
Contestant No.7 – Ananth Vaithyanathan. He is a voice-over artist and became very popular after his appearance in Super Singer shows. His students pay him great respect on the stage and wish him to win the show title.
Contestant No.8 – Ramya Nsk. She is a very well known playback singer. Ramya is the granddaughter of comedian N. S. Krishnan.
Contestant No.9 – Sendrayan. He is an actor in Tamil film industry. He made his breakthrough with his performance in Moodar Koodam film as a young criminal.
Contestant No.10 – Riythvika. She is an actress in Tamil film industry. She made her film debut through Paradesi. She is famous for her role in Rajinikanth’s Kabali film.
Contestant No.11 – Mumtaz. She is a very famous actress in Telugu and Tamil film industries. She made her debut through the film Monisha En Monalisa.
Contestant No.12 – Bhalajie. He is a well-known as Dhaadi Bhalajie. He appears in Tamil films and TV show Kalaka Povathu Yaru in Vijay TV.
Contestant No.13 – Mamathi Chari. Mamathi made her debut in the Tamil television show “Hello Tamizha” talk show. She is an actress, television presenter, and RJ.
Contestant No.14 – Nithya. She works actively for women empowerment. She is a single mom and she says she would spend 2/3rd of the money earned from this show for girl education and women empowerment.
Contestant No.15 – Shariq Hassan. He is the son of Riyaz Khan and Uma Riyaz Khan. He acted in a Tamil film pencil.
Contestant No.16 – Aishwarya Dutta. She made her debut with the film Tamizhuku En Ondrai Azhuthavum. She is from West-Bengal but good at Tamil.
Guest Contestant – Oviya. Oviya is a sensational name during Bigg Boss Tamil Season 1. She gained a huge fan base all over Tamil Nadu for her character and open heart. She is going to be a guest contestant on Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2.
Kamal announces that there is no elimination in the first week of the show. The big day of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2 has become a grand success.