From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Born Annapoorani
Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Residence Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Occupation VJ, Actress, Software Engineer
Notable work Boss Engira Bhaskaran
Awards Miss Chinnathirai 2010

Annapoorani (Tamil: அன்னபூரணி), popularly known as Poorni, is a VJ, actress and software engineer from Tamil Nadu.

Early life and family[edit]

Poorni was born in Madurai to a Tamil Family from Dindigul.


Poorni holds an engineering degree from SASTRA,Tanjore

Small screen career[edit]

Poorni started off hosting shows in Sun Music. Later appeared for many channels Vasanth TV, Mega TV,Captain TV, Raj Music. She also acted in a serial called Mama Mapila, a Comedy Serial in Sun TV and was featured on Ananda Vikatan, Kumgumam, Surya Kathir Magazines. She also did a few AD films. She won Miss Chinnathirai 2010 in the Miss Photogenic category.[1]

Acting career[edit]

Poorni debuted in the film Boss Engira Bhaskaran released in 2010 in a major supporting role alongside popular actors Arya and Santhanam. Her portrayal as a blind teacher was appreciated by critics.[2]

Present job[edit]

Other than acting and hosting TV shows, Poorni is a Software Engineer by profession. She is currently working for Accenture and works in Chennai, India.


Year Title Role Channel
2007–2008 Ramanujar DD Podhigai
2008–2009 Paraasakthi Vasanth TV
2012–2013 Maamamaapla Rosi Sun TV (India)
2014 Pasamalar (TV series) Alamelmangai Sun TV (India)
2014 Mahabaratham Revathy Sun TV (India)
2014 63 Nayanmargal Chelli Thanthi TV
2014 Sondha Bandham Advocate Srimathi Sun TV (India)
2015 Mohini (TV series) Geetha Kalaignar TV
2015-2016 Maragatha Veenai (TV Series) Jyothi Sun TV (India)
2015-2016 Devadhai (TV series) Nandhini Sun TV (India)
2016 Romapuri Pandian Vana Mohini Kalaignar TV
2016 Kakka Kakka Aparna Raj TV


Year Film Role Notes
2010 Boss Engira Bhaskaran Annapoorani - Blind Teacher Released