Vaishnavi Gowda (Bigg Boss Kannada 8)
Vaishnavi Gowda is a well-known South Indian actress. She was born and brought up in Bangalore. She has appeared in various Kannada TV serials like ‘Punar Vivaha’ (2013), ‘Agnisakshi’ (2013), and ‘Mungaru Malay’ (2016). She acted in the Kannada film ‘Girgitle’ in 2019, directed by Ravi Kiran. She has attended promotional events of various social causes like the Save Electricity campaign by Times Power Week (2019). Vaishnavi participated as a contestant in the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss Kannada 8’ in 2021, hosted by the famous South Indian actor Sudeep. She has featured as a model in many print advertisements and TV commercials including Muliya Jewellers and Ponds’. Gowda has also promoted various renowned brands on her Instagram account including REYO sanitary napkins, Daniel Wellington, and Big Bazaar. She owns a pet cat, Katie and has a pet dog, Bunty. Vaishnavi has a deep faith in God and often visits nearby temples. She is a fitness enthusiast and regularly practices Yoga. She received Kannada Telly Award for ‘Favourite Actress’ in Colors Kannada category in 2019. Vaishnavi has trained in various dance forms like Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, and three levels of belly-dance. She has also walked the ramp in various fashion shows like India Kids Fashion Week. She is a supporter of the Bengaluru Football Club team of ‘Indian Super League,’ an Indian football tournament. In her leisure time, she loves to read and travel to different places.