Vyjayanthi Adiga (Bigg Boss Kannada 8) Wiki, Height, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Vyjayanthi Adiga


Vyjayanthi Adiga is a restaurateur and South Indian actor. In 2021, she participated in the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 8.’


Vyjayanti Vasudev Adiga was born on Sunday, 17 December 1995 (age 25 years; as of 2020) in Bangalore. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

A childhood picture of Vyjayanthi Adiga in her school function

She studied BBA in Tourism and Travel Services Management from CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bangalore from 2014 to 2016. She attended the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland to pursue MSc in Tourism Marketing Management in 2017.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 5″

Eye Colour: Brown

Hair Colour: Brown

Family & Caste

Parents & Siblings

Her father, Vasudeva Adiga, Owns Vasudev Adigas Fast Food Private Limited chain of restaurants. Her mother’s name is Vinodaa. She has one elder sister.

Vyjayanthi Adiga with her parents and sister

Relationships & Husband

Vyjayanthi Adiga is engaged to Suraj Sanjay who is a research assistant at the University of Illinois.

Vyjayanthi Adiga with her fiance


After completing her graduation, she joined Chamundeshwari Studios to learn acting, and later, she appeared in various theatre plays like ‘Mallige’ and ‘Sandhaana.’

Vyjayanthi Adiga in a theatre play

In 2017, she worked as head waitress at the North Indian restaurant ‘The Dhaba’ in Glasgow, United Kingdom. In 2018, she joined her family restaurant business ‘Vasudev Adigas Fastfood Private Limited’ in Bangalore. She debuted as an actor in the 2018 Kannada film ‘Ammachi Yemba Nenapu’ in which she played the role of Ammachi.

Vyjayanthi participated as a wild card contestant in the popular TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 8’ in 2021.

However, she quit the show in between for which she received huge criticism from the ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 8’ host Sudeep Kichcha.

Vyjayanthi Adiga in Bigg Boss Kannada Season 8

Favourite Things


  • Her family and friends call her Vyju.
  • She started training in Indian classical dance form at the age of 5. She has also attended dance workshops of the renowned Indian dance master Pt. Birju Maharaj.

    Vyjayanthi Adiga in a dance workshop of Pt Birju Maharaj

  • Apart from dancing, she sings very well.
  • In one of her Instagram posts, she uploaded a post about her favourite soft toy. In the caption, she wrote,

So my father bought this soft toy for me when I was a year old, from the Kemp Fort/Kids Kemp stores then! And yes, it’s 25 years old now :)”

Vyjayanthi Adiga’s childhood picture with her favourite toy

  • Vyjayanthi is an avid animal lover and has a pet dog named Happy.

    Vyjayanthi Adiga and her pet dog

  • She follows a vegetarian diet.
  • Vyjayanthi is often spotted drinking beer while hanging out with her friends.

    Vyjayanthi Adiga in a restaurant

  • She has got tattoos of symbols inked on the middle fingers of her both hands.

    Vyjayanthi Adiga’s tattoos