A Gaana & folk artist, Isaivani (born 1996) has become one of the family members of Bigg Boss Tamil 5.
She is known as a gaana singer from Chennai, from which she became the member of the band ‘The Casteless Collective’ formed in 2017. Isaivani is the first professional female ‘gaana’ singers in the world. The music she sings with ‘The Casteless Collective’ is mainly political. In 2020, she was recognized for her participation to gaana music with a ‘BBC 100 Women Award’.
As we know, The Bigg Boss Tamil 5 is being hosted by actor-politician, Kamal Haasan, who emerged as a successful host since last 4 years for the show. As we know, The Bigg Boss Tamil 5 is being hosted by actor-politician, Kamal Haasan, who emerged as a successful host since last 4 years for the show.
Let’s summarize Isaivani’s Bigg Boss Journey till date
Isaivani, one of the contestants of the Bigg Boss Tamil 5, has entered the house on 3rd October 2021. She narrated her struggling life story in Orce Kathai Sollatuma task in which each of the housemates were allowed to share their past life, sorrows, inspiration, strength, etc. while other contestants were allowed to give response to everyone’s narration through emojis.
She spoke about how her family suffered from poverty. Even for education, she and her brother had to face a very tough time due to poverty. She also revealed that, where they resided earlier on rent, she and her brother were thrown away from the house, due to lack of money to pay the rent. Isaivani further added, her lifestyle of singing helped her a lot and gave her limelight that led to the stable life that she has now.
Isaivani along with all the housemates were nominated for the 1st week elimination, but the good thing is that there was no elimination process for the first week. However, for the second week elimination, Isaivani is nominated along with the other contestants.
Isaivani got nominated for the second week elimination process along with other housemates. She felt left alone in the Bigg Boss house on many occasions, which she shared on weekend episode, Saturday, 16th October 2021. Host Kamal Haasan instructed all other contestants be aware so that no one gets such feelings inside the house.
However, she was safe from the 2nd week eviction, which was revealed on weekend episode by host Kamal Haasan.
Isaivani has successfully entered in the 3rd week, but got nominated for this week’s elimination process.
Bigg Boss announced the name of Isaivani, along with Raju Jeyamohana, Pavani and Ciby for the participation in the captaincy task since they were present in the activity area on time during the Oru Kadhai Sollattuma task. Imman Annachi was also the part of the captaincy task since he was selected as the most entertaining contestant, during a task in the last week.
According to the captaincy task, each contender had to stand on the platform and were told to avoid reacting to the co-contestants, who were putting on skits and jokes, so that the participating contenders of the captaincy task can be disturbed. Later, Bigg Boss announced, the housemates can garland their favorite contender. The contender who stood longest without changing their reaction with having maximum garlands wins the task and will be the captain of the house.
Isaivani lost the captaincy task and Ciby became the new captain of the Bigg Boss house for the 3rd week.
During the ‘Pancha Thanthiram’ task, in which contestants had to capture the five hidden coins from the house and safeguard them so that they can earn some privileges, and while capturing the coin if the other contestant noticed, then the contestant who captured the coin had to go in the jail and will be released only after the Bigg Boss instruction.
During this task, Abhishek tricked Isaivani and few others and grabbed a coin, then he handed it over to Niroop, who was in jail, creating a fuss about it. Isaivani noticed the incident and realised that she was being tricked. She decided to play the game alone.
Bigg Boss appreciated the performance of the housemates in the ‘Pancha Thanthiram’ task including Isaivani, Thamarai Selvi, Pavani Reddy and Varun, as they earned the coins in the end of the game and became authorized for the special power in the house.
Isaivani became safe from the 3rd week eviction process revealed on weekend, 24th October 2021, by the host of the show Kamal Haasan.