|Raiza Wilson Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6¼ in|
|Date of Birth||April 1989|
Raiza Wilson is an Indian model, actress, and beauty queen who rose to fame with as a contestant on season 1 of Bigg Boss (Tamil) in 2017. After this, she was cast in numerous films like Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 (2017) and Pyaar Prema Kaadhal (2018). She has also worked with a number of well-known stars like Dhanush, Amala Paul, Vivek, Hrishikesh, Saranya Ponvannan, Samuthirakani, and Kajol. Besides acting, Raiza is also a model and beauty queen who has worked with several brands including Taj Hotels, Nalli Silks, and GRT Jewelers. She also competed in the Miss India South 2011 beauty pageant. With time, she has garnered a huge fan base with more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram, more than 300k followers on Twitter, and more than 100k followers on Facebook.
Raiza was born in April 1989.
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Raiza studied at Nazareth Convent Girls High School, before moving to JSS International School in Ooty. Later, she shifted to Bangalore to complete her higher studies.
Actress, Model, Beauty Queen
As a model, she is represented by –
- Venkat Charan Associates
5 ft 6¼ in or 168 cm
63 kg or 139 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Raiza has dated –
- In a video of The Open Trunk TV in 2017, Raiza stated that she had been in a relationship during her college years. She had also worn her mother’s best earrings to meet with his parents. However, she did not reveal the name of the lucky mystery guy.
Race / Ethnicity
- Almond eyes
- Perfect lips
Raiza has done endorsement work for several brands such as –
- Taj Hotels
- Nalli Silks
- GRT Jewelers
Through her social media, she has either endorsed or promoted various brands like –
- Sidney Sladen
Best Known For
- Becoming the first female contestant to make it to the 63rd day on Bigg Boss in 2017
- Receiving numerous accolades such as Ananda Vikatan Cinema Award, Edison Award, and JFW Award for “Best Debut Actress” for her appearance in the film Pyaar Prema Kaadhal (2018)
Raiza made her debut theatrical film appearance as actress Kajol Devgan’s PA in Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 in 2017. She also saw the likes of stars like Dhanush, Amala Paul, Vivek, Hrishikesh, Saranya Ponvannan, and Samuthirakani.
First TV Show
She made her first TV show appearance as a “contestant” in Bigg Boss Tamil 1 in 2017.
In order to keep herself fit, Raiza believes in maintaining a healthy diet. Besides that, she indulges in plenty of outdoor and indoor sports such as badminton, basketball, squash, and also does yoga. She also goes to the gym whenever she finds the time.
As for her diet routine, she enjoys eating dal, rice, and grilled chicken. However, she also thinks that having a good metabolism is something she benefits from the most.
She begins her day with a glass of warm water mixed with lime and honey. Razia also believes that it is important to get enough sleep to keep her skin looking radiant and less tired.
Raiza Wilson Favorite Things
- Tamil Hero – Silambarasan Thesingu Rajendar
- Diet – Home food
Source – YouTube
Raiza Wilson Facts
- She spent her schooling days in Ooty.
- Raiza found her interest in modeling during her second year of college. Nevertheless, it had been her childhood dream to dress prettily like a doll all the time.
- In 2010, Raiza competed at the Miss India South 2011 beauty pageant. Though Raiza did not win the pageant, she received the HICC Femina Miss South Beautiful Smile title during the preliminary rounds.
- Raiza was in her late ’20s when she bagged her first film Velaiilla Pattadhari 2. She was cast as actress Kajol Devgan‘s personal assistant.
- While studying in college, she worked at Hint Lounge and Club in Bangalore as there PR, sales, and marketing manager.
- Though she did not win Bigg Boss Tamil 1 in 2017, Raiza became the first originally chosen female contestant to stick around for in the competition for 63 days. It was fashion choreographer Ajit Menon who had informed her about the show being shot in Tamil for the first time.
- In 2019, it was announced that Raiza was booked for the films Alice and Kadhalikka Yarumillai.
- She leads a very laid back and chill lifestyle.
- Razia and model and actress Oviya are very close friends. The two met on Bigg Boss.
- The last meal that she would like to have would be biryani.
- She learned to speak in Tamil while studying in Ooty.
- In the past, Raiza had attended acting, dancing, and voice modulation classes.
- Razia keeps a pair of her mother’s earrings very close to her heart.
- She is very good at playing basketball.
- Razia has a tattoo of a star on the underside of her left wrist.
- She has a cat who she calls idly-didly with love. Besides that, Raiza is also very fond of dogs.
- Follow her on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Featured Image By Raiza Wilson / Instagram