Vanitha Vijayakumar Age, Siblings, Religion, Husband, Family, Son, Biography, Net Worth & More

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Vanitha Vijayakumar Bio/Wiki:

Vanitha Vijayakumar is an Indian actress known for her work predominantly in Tamil language films. She has also acted in Malayalam, Telugu, and Kannada language films. Vanitha was born on 5 October 1982 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. There is no information available about her educational qualifications. She soon got a break in films as her parents were the main actors in the Tamil industry.

She started her film career with the Tamil film Chandralekha opposite Vijay released in 1995. After working in the Tamil film Manikkam in 1996, she debuted in the Malayalam film industry in 1997 with the Malayalam film Hitler Brothers. She made her debut in the Telugu film industry in 1999 with the role of Sushila in the Telugu film Devi.

Later, when she started getting very few film offers, she started working as a costume designer in her sister Preetha Vijayakumar’s films. After that, she also appeared in some films as an assistant director. She later said goodbye to the film industry after her first marriage with Akash. But in 2013, she returned to the big screen once again in the role of Diana in the Tamil film Naan Rajavaga Pogiren.

The same year she appeared in another Tamil film Summa Nachunu Irukku. Apart from films, Vanitha has also worked in the TV industry. She hosted Polymer TV’s program Sakthi Kodu in 2011. She has appeared in Star Vijay’s reality show Bigg Boss Tamil 3 as a contestant in 2019.

Apart from this, in 2019, she participated as a contestant in another program of Star Vijay, Cooku With Comali season 1 where she was the winner of the show. In 2020, She played the role of a judge in Star Vijay’s show Kalakka Povathu Yaaru.

In the same year 2020, she joined Star Vijay’s other program Start Music as a contestant where she became the 1st runner up. In 2021, she appeared as a contestant in Star Vijay’s reality show BB Jodigal. In 2022, she participated in the digital show Bigg Boss Ultimate 1 as a contestant.

Real NameVanitha Vijayakumar
Nick NameVinni & Nitha
Popular foras a contestant in Bigg Boss Ultimate (Tamil)
Date of Birth5 October 1980 (Sunday)
Age (as of 2024)43 years
BirthplaceChennai, India
HometownChennai, India
Current AddressChennai, India
Educational QualificationGraduate
Language Known / SpeakEnglish, Hindi & Tamil
ReligionHinduism (as birth) converted into Buddhism on 28 March 2022
CasteNot Known
Zodiac Sign/Star SignLibra ♎
Debut inTamil: Chandralekha (1995)
Malayalam: Hitler Brothers (1997)
Telugu: Devi (1999)
Television: AVM-in Galatta Sirippu (2000)

Body Measurement & Physical Stats:

Vanitya Vijayakumar’s age is 43 years old in the year 2024. She is a South Indian actress who does various yoga asanas to maintain her physical beauty. Her height is 5 feet 6 inches, which is 168 cm. Her body weight is 64 kg and Vanitha’s body measurement is 34-30-36. Her eye color is Light Brown and her hair color is Black.

Age (as of 2024)43 years
Heightin centimeter: 168 cm
in meter: 1.68 m
in feet: 5’6’’ inches
Weight in kilogram64 kg
Weight in pounds141 lbs
Body Measurement34-30-36
Eye ColourLight Brown
Hair ColourBlack

Vanitha Vijayakumar Husband, Family Member & Their Relationship:

Vanitha Vijayakumar Siblings
Vanitha Vijayakumar’s younger sister Preetha (left), Sridevi (2nd left), her step-sister Anitha (right), Kavitha (2nd right), and her stepbrother Arun Vijay

Vanitha was born into a prosperous Tamil Hindu family. Her entire family believes in Hinduism and worships Hindu deities. She is the eldest daughter of Tamil actor Vijayakumar and her second wife Tamil actress Manjula. She has 2 younger sisters, Preetha Vijayakumar and Sridevi Vijayakumar, a former actress.

Recently Vanitha Vijayakumar left Hinduism and converted to Buddhism. She revealed her reasons for adopting Buddhism, saying that she chose Buddhism for a happier and more peaceful life. While sharing a post on Instagram on March 28, 2022, she wrote “I chose Buddhism for a happier peaceful life many years ago…ever since no looking back.”

Apart from this, Vanitha Vijayakumar’s father Vijayakumar has a son Arun Vijay, and 2 daughters Anitha and Kavitha from his first wife Muthukannu Vellalar. Thus Arun, Anitha, and Kavitha are step-siblings of Vanitha. Her marital status is divorced. Vanitha’s personal life is going through a lot of turmoil. She has not one but 3 marriages in her life but none of her marriages could last long.

Vanitha Vijayakumar had her first marriage with actor Akash on 10 September 2000. After which she gave birth to a son in 2001 and also gave birth to a daughter in 2005. But after a few days, differences started with Akash, and both of them filed for divorce in the court. After a long dispute, the Madras High Court ordered that both kids should share their time equally with both parents.

But her son later moved to his grandfather’s place and permanently resided with Akash. After that, Vanitha Vijayakumar had a second marriage with businessman Anand Jai Rajan in 2007, after which she gave birth to a daughter. The couple parted ways soon after the birth of their daughter and got officially divorced in 2012. The court, while giving its verdict on the divorce application, gave the custody of the daughter to Anand.

In 2019, Anand complained to the police accusing Vanitha of kidnapping his daughter. After which the police questioned Vanitha on the sets of Bigg Boss Tamil 3. However, after the daughter confirmed that she had come to Chennai voluntarily with her mother, the police did not arrest her. After separating from Rajan in 2010, Vanitha Vijayakumar started her new relationship with choreographer Robert in 2013.

However, both of them separated from each other in 2017. After that, she got into a relationship with Peter Paul. Peter who was already married and was also the father of 2 children but despite this he married Vanitha on 27 June 2020 in Chennai.

Later, Peter’s first wife, Elizabeth, sued her husband Peter for not getting the first official divorce. Vanitha Vijayakumar got divorced by mutual consent in October 2020, fed up with Peter’s addiction to alcohol and cigarettes.

ParentsFather: R.Vijayakumar
Vanitha Vijayakumar with his father R Vijayakumar
Mother: Manjula Vijayakumar
Vanitha Vijayakumar mother Manjula Vijayakumar
SiblingsBrother: Not Known
Step- Brother: Arun Vijay
Vanitha Vijayakumar step brother Arun Vijay
Sister: Preetha Vijayakumar
Vanitha Vijayakumar younger sister Preetha Vijayakumar
Sridevi Vijayakumar
Vanitha Vijayakumar younger sister Sridevi Vijaykumar
Step Sisters: Anitha (Doctor)
Vanitha Vijayakumar with her step sister Anitha Vijayakumar
Kavitha (Actress)
Children/KidsSon: Vijay Sri Hari (from her first husband Akash)
Daughter: Jovika (from her first husband Akash)
Vanitha Vijayakumar with her daughter Jovika Vijayakumar
Jaynitha (from her second Husband Rajan Anand)
Vanitha Vijayakumar with her daughters
HusbandAkash (m. 2000; div. 2007)​
Anand Jayarajan (m. 2007; div. 2012)​
Peter Paul (m. 2020; div. 2020)
Martial StatusDivorced
Affairs / BoyfriendsRobert

Vanitha Vijayakumar Net Worth, Income & Salary:

Talking about the total net worth of Vanitha Vijayakumar, her net worth ranges from about ₹7 crores to ₹10 crores. She earns good money by working as an actress in films and TV shows. She charges around ₹15 lakh to ₹20 lakh per film. Apart from this, she charges up to ₹50k per episode of TV shows. She was charging ₹2 lakh per week as fees in Bigg Boss.

Vanitha also has a YouTube channel where her uploaded videos get millions of views from which she earns lakhs of rupees every month. Apart from this, she also has a restaurant located in Khadar Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, from which she earns lakhs of rupees.

Salaryapprox ₹40k – ₹60k per episode
Car CollectionNot Kown
Total Net Worth₹7 crores – ₹10 crores (Approx, as in 2022)

Social Media & Other Contact Details:

Facebook@vanithavijaykumaroffl (147k+ followers)
Instagram@vanithavijaykumar (313k+ followers)
Twitter@vanithavijayku1 (93.5k+ followers)
Youtube@Vanitha Vijaykumar (743k+ subscribers)
Mobile NumberNot Known

Some Interesting Facts About Vanitha Vijayakumar:

  • Vanitha was born in a prosperous Hindu Tamil family, in Chennai, India.
  • She got her early education in her hometown.
  • She is also an animal lover and has a pet dog named Barfi.
  • She made her debut in the Tamil film industry with the Tamil film Chandralekha in 1995.
  • Vanitha also has a YouTube channel where she uploads several cooking recipes, beauty tips, and travel vlogs on her YouTube channel.
  • She also owned a clothing shop at Khadar Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai.
Vanitha Vijayakumar owns a clothing shop
Vanitha clothing shop in Chennai
  • She debuted in the Malayalam film industry with the Malayali film Hitler Brothers in 1997.
  • She also appeared as a contestant in Disney+Hotstar digital show Bigg Boss Ultimate Season 1 in 2022

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