Rimi Tomy Kizhakoodan, popularly known as Rimi Tomy, is an Indian origin singer, television anchor and an actress. She was born on September 22, 1983, in Kottayam, to Tomy Joseph and Rani, a Syro Malabar-Nasrani family. She has two siblings, one sister - Rinu Tomy and a brother - Rinku Tomy. Rimi came to fame through her voice. She started off as an anchor. Her first anchoring project was in 1997, on Doordarshan, which was “Gaanavedhi: An interview with K.P Udayabhanu,” various other music programs. She sang her first solo “Chingamassam” opposite
, in the movie “Meesa Mahadevan” directed by
, in 2002. Since then, she has anchored many music programs and reality shows, ranging from channels like Mazhavil Manoram, Kairala TV, and the famous Asianet. In 1998, after the Doordarshan stint, she anchored on Kairala TV a show called, “Dum Dum Dum Pi Pi Pi”. From 2000, she figured in Aisanet News, where she anchored a show called “SiIver Storm Fan.” In 2006, she was seen in Aisanet and Asianet Plus in “Star Singer Season 1” and “Rim Jhim” respectively. In 2013, she was seen as a host and anchor on channels Asianet and Kairal TV for shows “
” and “Veruthe alla Bharya Season 2.” Presently she is judging a comedy show on Kairali TV, opposite Jagadish and anchoring “
Onnum Onnum Moonu
” on Mazhavil Manoram channel.
Rimi married Royce Kizhakoodan, a businessman, in April 2008. Royce in an interview describes how Rimi is, in reality. He describes her as a spontaneous, and a child-like female. They had an arranged marriage; he describes how he felt when he saw her for the first time. He says, his first look was shocking, as she was much prettier than what we saw of her, on screen, and much slimmer. They tied a knot in 2008, and since then they have been happily married, where he also faces a little glitch of being a husband of a celebrity. Rimi’s brother Rinku Tomy is married to actress Muktha Gautam.