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Akhil Marar | Wiki | Biography | Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 5 | BBMS5

Akhil Marar | Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 5 Contestant
Akhil Marar | Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 5 Winner

Akhil Marar is an Indian director who primarily works in the Malayalam entertainment industry. He gained prominence after winning Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 5.

Early Life and Education:

  • Akhil Marar was born on September 7, 1988, in Kottarakkara, Kollam district, Kerala, India.
  • He attended CF High School in Kottiyam, Kerala, and later studied at S.V.M.M.H.S.S. Vendar, Kerala.
  • After completing his higher secondary education, he pursued a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics at Fatima Mata College, Kollam.

Personal Life:

  • Akhil Marar is married to Rajalekshmi Akhil, and the couple has two daughters named Prakrithi and Prarthana.
  • During his college days, Akhil had a relationship with a classmate, but unfortunately, it didn’t work out.


Film Director:

  • In 2015, Akhil made his directorial debut with the Malayalam film “Perariyathavar” (English: Names Unknown).
  • In 2021, he directed the Malayalam film “Oru Thathvika Avalokanam”.
  • Akhil’s experience directing his first film was challenging, with tight schedules and editing pressures.


  • In 2023, Akhil participated in the reality show Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 5, hosted by actor Mohanlal.
  • During the grand finale, he emerged as the winner, receiving a trophy, cash prize of Rs 50 lakh and Maruti Suzuki Fronx Car.

Akhil Marar’s journey from mathematics to the world of entertainment showcases his versatility and determination. His passion for filmmaking and television has left a lasting impact on the industry.