Kaajal Pasupathi Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Family, Movies

Kaajal Pasupathi is an Indian film actress, model, and VJ (video jockey), who is probably best known for having appeared on the Kamal Haasan-hosted reality show Bigg Boss Tamil as a wildcard contestant. She has appeared as a supporting cast in numerous Tamil films such as Dishyum, Ko, Irumbu Kuthirai, and Aayirathil Iruvar. Besides all this, Kajal has been featured in many TVC ads and worked as Video Jockey (VJ) in SUN TV before foraying into the film industry.

Kaajal Pasupathi Biography

Pasupathi was born on the 14th of November 1978, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. According to her birthday, she is currently 44 years old.

Birth NameThamizh Chelvi Pasupathi
NicknameKajal, Chella
Date of Birth14 November 1978
Place of BirthChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age44 years old
Sun SignAries
ProfessionActress, VJ
EthnicityIndian (Tamil)

Family and Education

Very little is known when it comes to her family background as well as her early life. Her father’s name is Pasupathi. She has two siblings, Gopinath and Jamuna.

She attended and graduated from Prince Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Nananallur, Chennai. Then she enrolled at CTM College of Arts and Science, where she majored in Electronics Science. She did her Master in Computer Applications (MCA) at Panimalar Institute of Management Studies and Computer Science.

Married Life

Kaajal Pasupathi is a divorced single woman. She was married to choreographer Sandy from 2008 to 2012. In an interview, she said that she was planning to adopt a kid.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 5 inches
Centimeters – 165 cm
Meters – 1.65 m
WeightKilograms – 64 kg
Pounds – 141 lbs
Body BuildAverage
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Distinctive FeaturesPlump lips
Prominent nose

Career Beginnings

Kaajal Pasupathi started off her career as a video jockey on Sun Music in 2004. Around the same time, she launched her acting career too, doing guest roles in Tamil movies. Her first acting role was in Kamal Haasan’s Vasool Raja MBBS, where she was cast as a nurse.

After spending four years with Sun Music, she quit the channel to focus on her acting career. In 2006, she played a minor role in the Tamil soap opera, Kasthuri, starring Easwari Rao.


She got her major break in 2006 when she was cast in the role of Sandhya’s friend in the Tamil romantic film Dishyum, which had Jeeva and Sandhya in the lead roles.

In 2007, she was named the first runner-up in Miss Chinaa Thirai. Over time, she was cast in pivotal roles in such films as Ko, Perumal, Aayirathil Iruvar, Kalakalappu 2, and Mouna Guru, among many others.

Kaajal Pasupathi became even more popular when she appeared on Bigg Boss Tamil Season 1, hosted by actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan.

Favorite Things

  • Actor – Rajinikanth
  • Actress – Silk Smitha
  • Food – South Indian food

Kaajal Pasupathi Facts

After graduation, She started her career as Video Jockey on Sun TV and went on to host several programs on many channels.

She participated in many television shows before becoming an actress in Tamil cinema.

She made her acting debut in the Tamil film Dishyum. Some of her well-known movies include Singam, Gouravam, Mouna Guru, Ko, Alagu Kutty Chellam, Irumbu Kuthirai, and Subramaniapuram.

Kaajal appeared in the first season of Bigg Boss Tamil as the wild contestant along with Harish Kalyan and Suja Varunee. The show was hosted by Kamal Haasan.

Most recently she starred in films like Ondraa Irandaa Aasaigal, Katthi, Kichi Kichi.