Rio Raj Wiki, Biography, Age, Wife, Movies, Television Shows, Images

Rio Raj is an Indian actor and an anchor (Video Jockey). He is known for his role in Saravanan Meenakshi Season 3. In 2006, he acted in the most famous serial Kana Kaanum Kalangal. The serial was telecasted on Star Vijay TV. He also did a lead role in Nenjamundu Nermaiyundu Odu Raja and Plan Panni Pannanum. Rio is a contestant in Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4 hosted by Kamal Haasan. He got the light and fame for hosting Vijay TV’s reality TV show Ready Steady Po. Rio did the lead role in the Joe movie.

He has also participated in “Jodi – A Dance reality show” on Vijay TV along with his wife Shruthi Ravi. He also won the Find of the year 2017 title in the Vijay Television Awards. He made his debut in Kollywood through the movie Sathriyan alongside Vikram Prabhu.


Name Rio Raj
Real Name Fantin Rio Raj
Nickname Rio
Profession Actor, Anchor, Video Jockey
Date of Birth 17 February 1989
Age (as of 2023) 34
Zodiac sign Aquarius
Family Father: Yet to be updated
Mother: Yet to be updated
Brother: 1
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends NA
Wife Shruthi Ravi
Children Daughter: Rithi
Religion Hindu
Educational Qualification Graduate
School Boys Government Higher Secondary School, Erode
College Guru Raghavendra Polytechnic College, Netteri, Tamil Nadu
Hobbies Listening to music, Singing, Driving, Watching Movies
Birth Place Erode, Tamil Nadu, India
Hometown Erode, Tamil Nadu, India
Current City Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian

Social Media Profiles




Interesting Facts

  • He joined Sun Music as a Video Jockey. Some of his hosted shows are Kaloorikalam Your Attention Please, Suda Suda Chennai, Coffee Tea Area, and Free Ah Vidu. He was awarded Best Anchor 2014 at Vikatan Awards.
  • He has more than 1.8M followers on Instagram (as of January 2023).


  • 2017 – Sathriyan as Guna’s Friend
  • 2019 – Nenjamundu Nermaiyundu Odu Raja as “Prank Star” Shiva
  • 2020 – Kadhal Ondru Kanden as Gowtham
  • 2021 – Plan Panni Pannanum as Sembi
  • 2023 – Joe

Television Show

Year Title Role Network Notes
2011–2012 Kana Kaanum Kaalangal – Kaloori Saalai Pazhani Star Vijay
2016–2018 Saravanan Meenatchi (Season 3) Saravanan Star Vijay Lead Role
2016–2018 Jodi Number One Contestant Star Vijay 3rd Runner-Up
2017–2019 Ready Steady Po Season 1 & 2 Host Star Vijay
2017–2018 Wife Kaila Life Host Star Vijay
2018 Jodi Number One Fun Unlimited Host Star Vijay
2018 Bigg Boss Season 2 Kondattam Host Star Vijay Special Show
2019 Bigg Boss Tamil Season 3 Guest Star Vijay
2019–2020 Dancing Super Stars Host Star Vijay
2020 90s Kids vs 2k Kids Host Star Vijay Special Show
2020–2021 Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4 Contestant Star Vijay 2nd Runner-Up
2021 Varutha Padatha Valibar Sangam Host Star Vijay Special Show for 6th Annual Vijay Television Awards
2021 Ready Steady Po Reloaded Host Star Vijay Special Show
2022 Bigg Boss Tamil Season 6 Guest Star Vijay To launch the season


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