Poornima Ravi: தமிழ் நடிகை மற்றும் YouTuber
Poornima Ravi, known for her YouTube channel Araathi, is a shining star in the Tamil entertainment industry. She recently made headlines in October 2023 when she stepped into the Bigg Boss Tamil Season 7 house.
Born in the historic city of Vellore on 5 October 1995, Poornima is now 28 years old. She completed her schooling at Shrishti Matriculation Higher Secondary School in Vellore. Later, she pursued engineering at the renowned Vellore Institute of Technology. After her studies, she emerged as a social media influencer, connecting with the மக்கள் (people) through her content.
Standing tall at 5 feet 7 inches and weighing around 55 kg, Poornima has black hair and captivating dark brown eyes. Her body measurements are approximately 32-28-34.
Hailing from a middle-class family, Poornima’s father is Ravi Somasundaram, and her mother, Usha Ravi, is a dedicated teacher. She has an elder brother, Kishore Ravi, who is married to Janani Venkataraman.
Currently, Poornima is single and focusing on her career.
She follows Hinduism with deep faith and devotion.
YouTube: Poornima’s journey on YouTube began with her channel, Araathi, started on 2 July 2019. Her comedy videos, especially those related to women and IPL, quickly gained popularity. As of October 2023, her channel boasts 2.68 million subscribers with over 550 million views.
Television: Poornima’s television journey took a significant turn in 2023 when she entered the Bigg Boss Tamil season 7 house, hosted by the legendary Kamal Haasan.
Web Series: Apart from films and TV, Poornima has acted in web series like “Selfie Kadhal” (2020), “The Roommate” and “In My Vaazhkai” (2021), which she released on her YouTube channel.
Poornima’s talent has been recognized with several awards, including the Favourite Actress on YouTube Award from Black Sheep Digital Awards (2020), Best Digital Content Creator Award from Behindwoods Awards (2021), and the Women Entertainer Award from Radio City (2022).
Poornima is a proud owner of a Royal Enfield Classic 350, which she often rides.
As of October 2023, she earns an impressive Rs. 1 lakh per week.
Poornima has two tattoos – one on her left wrist and another with the word ‘Bharathiyar’ on her right arm, paying tribute to the legendary Tamil poet, Mahakavi Bharathiyar.
- Poornima is a trained dancer and was a part of the VIT Dance Club, Chargers.
- She enjoys non-vegetarian delicacies during parties.
- Riding motorcycles and going on long drives is something she loves.
- She is a dog lover and has a pet named Milo.
- A cricket enthusiast, she supports the IPL team Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and is a big fan of MS Dhoni.