Oviya became a household name after her stint in the first season of Bigg Boss. The show was hosted by Kamal Haasan. Though the actress did not win the show, she gained a multitude of fans who call themselves Oviya Army.

The actress has since her return worked on a few advertisement campaigns and signed some movies. She is currently working on Lawrence’s Kanchana 3 which is the fourth part in the Muni series.

There have been rumors saying that Oviya has walked out of the project however a working still from the film has been circulating on social media which shows that the actress is very much a part of the film. Actress Vedhika who was the lead in the first film will play parallel lead in Kanchana 3.