Rio Raj is a popular Indian film actor, television host and video jockey from Tamil Nadu, India. Since 2011 he has been active in film industry.
Rio Raj Profile
|Full Name||Fantin Rio Raj|
|Date of Birth||17 February 1989|
|Age (as of 2020)||34 Years|
|Birthplace||Erode, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Profession(s)||Actor, Model, Anchor, Video Jockey|
|School||Boys Govt.Hr.Sec.School, Erode, Tamil Nadu|
|College/University||Guru Ragavendra Polytechnic College, Veppoor, Gudiyattam, Netteri, Tamil Nadu|
|Debut||Film (Tamil): Sathriyan (2017)|
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||• Vikatan Award for Best Anchor (2014)|
• Vijay Television Award for ‘The Best Find of the Year’ (2017)
• Galatta Awards for Best Host (2018)
• Edison Award for Rising Star of 2019 (2020)
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
|Height (approx.)||175 cm|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Riding Bikes|
Rio Raj Family
Rio Raj was born on 17th February 1989 in Erode, Tamil Nadu, India. Now he is 34 years old. He belongs to a Hindu family. His birth sign is Aquarius.
He got married with Shruthi Ravi on 9th February 2017. The couple has a daughter named Rithi Raj.
Education and Qualification
He completed schooling from Government Boys Higher Secondary School, Tamil Nadu, India. He pursued graduation from Guru Raghavendra Polytechnic College, Tamil Nadu.
He started his career as an actor and appeared in television serials in small roles. After that he worked as video jockey at Sun Music. Later he performed in famous television serials and movies.
In 2016 he was one of the contestants of the television reality show ‘Jodi Number One’ premierd on Star Vijay.
From 2017-2018 he hosted the television reality shows ‘Ready Steady Po Season 1& 2’, ‘Wife Kaila Life’, ‘Jodi Number One Fun Unlimited’ and ‘Bigg Boss Season 2 Kondattam.’
In 2019 he was the guest of the show ‘Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3’ aired on Star Vijay. In 2019 he hosted the shows ‘Dancing Super Stars’ and ‘90s Kids vs 2K Kids.’
In 2020 he was the contestants of the show ‘Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4’ telecasted on Star Vijay.
In 2021 he appeared in the television reality shows ‘Varutha Padatha Valibar Sangam’ and ‘Ready Steady Po’ aired on Star Vijay.
In 2022 he was the guest of the television reality show ‘Bigg Boss Tamil Season 6’ premiered on Star Vijay.
In 2011 he performed in the serial ‘Kana Kaanum Kaalangal- Kaloori Saalai’ and portrayed the character ‘Pazhani.’
In 2106 he acted in the serial ‘Saravanam Meenatchi Season 3’ and played the role ‘Saravanan.’
He made his film debut through the movie “Sathriyan” directed by S R Prabhakaran in 2017. He portrayed the character ‘Guna’s friend.’
In 2019 he acted in the film “Nenjamundu Nermaiyundu Odu Raja” directed by Karthik Venugopalan and played the role ‘Prank star Shiva.’
In 2020 he appeared in the movie “Kadhal Ondru Kanden” directed by Punith and presented the character ‘Gowtham.’
In 2021 he performed in the film “Plan Panni Pannanum” directed by Badri Venkatesh and played the role ‘Sembi.’ His upcoming movie is “Joe” directed by Hariharan Ram S.
In 2014 he won the ‘Vikatan Award’ for best anchor. In 2017 he received the ‘Vijay Television Award’ for best find of the year.
In 2018 he achieved the ‘Galatta Awards’ for best host. In 2020 he procured the ‘Edison Award’ for rising star of 2019.
The Instagram ID of Rio is ‘rio.raj.’ He has 1.7 million followers and 584 videos and photos are posted.
The height of Rio is 5 feet 9 inches and weight is approximately 67 kilograms. He has black colored hairs and brown eyes.
His favorite hobbies are traveling and riding bikes.
His favorite foods are Vada, Uthappam and Aviyal. His favorite singers are AR Rahman and Shankar Mahadevan.
His favorite tourist destination is Kerala and favorite bike is Royal Enfield. His favorite sports item is cricket and favorite cricketer is Sachin Tendulkar.