Vijay is a Tamil film on-screen character and playback vocalist. He started his acting profession doing numerous minor uncredited parts as a tyke craftsman in movies delivered by his dad S. A. Chandrasekhar. Post-Thirumalai, he started depicting a cliché acting way, much like Rajinikanth and M. G. Ramachandran. Vijay has all the more as of late turn into a magnetic film star and has in this manner built up an extensive fan-taking after for himself.
Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar was born on June 22, 1974, to film maker and executive S. A. Chandrasekhar and Shoba Chandrasekhar, a playback vocalist. He had a sister named Vidhya Chandrasekhar who kicked the bucket at two years old. The tale of Vidhya Chandrasekhar was imagined in the film, Sukran. Vijay went ahead to do Visual Communications at Loyola College, Chennai & was cohorts with kindred performing artist Surya Sivakumar, Yuvan Shankar Raja, Karthik Raja, and Vishnuvardhan.
He wedded the Sri Lankan Tamil, Sangeetha Sornalingam, on August 25, 1999. She was a hardcore enthusiast of Vijay and looked for enthusiasm for wedding him. She flew down and went by him by and by in India. They in the long run got drew in with the favors of both their guardians. They have two youngsters, a child named Jason Sanjay, conceived on August 26, 2000 in London, and a little girl named Divya Saasha, conceived on September 9, 2005 in Chennai.
Vijay appeared as a lead part performing artist in the 1992 film Naalaya Theerpu, delivered by his dad, then he co-gazed with Vijayakanth in the film Sendhoorapandi. This film helped Vijay to end up well known in the inside territories of Tamil Nadu. Movies like Rasigan, Vishnu, and Deva took after, which all served to Vijay to stay in the business. Vijay is likewise one of only a handful few lead performers of his era to co-star with veteran on-screen character Sivaji Ganesan. This open door came in the film Once More, coordinated by S. A. Chandrasekhar in 1994.
The year 1996 saw a blockbuster hit in the Vikraman-coordinated film Poove Unakkaga which helped Vijay to build up as a bankable star in Tamil movies. He discovered more accomplishment with movies that took after, which had an unconventional peak like Love Today and Kadhalukku Mariyadhai. Kadhalukku Mariyadhai made Vijay get that year’s Tamil Nadu state Best Actor Award. Thulladha Manamum Thullum came as a blockbuster in 1999. At that point he returned with achievements of Khushi, Priyamaanavale and Friends in 2000. His string of disappointment movies amid 2001 and 2002 was finished by Thirumalai in 2003 which had Vijay in another facial appearance.
Ghilli, which was discharged in 2004, is thought to be one of Vijay’s greatest hit in Kollywood. Another hit had taken after, which was Madhurey, soon thereafter. It was in this year which Vijay started to depict his present mass-saint, cliché acting style. The next year he had faltering time with motion pictures, for example, Thirupaachi was a noteworthy hit and Sachein was normal grosser. Sivakasi was a super hit.
Vijay showed up in Aadhi in 2006, trailed by a short rest. He later acknowledged to work in Pokkiri which was coordinated by Prabhu Deva and discharged in 2007. Soon thereafter, Vijay featured in the sentimental dramatization film Azhagiya Thamizh Magan, and interestingly, he showed up in double parts, as both the enemy and hero. In 2008, he featured in the activity film Kuruvi, again under Dharani’s heading.
The year 2009 began off with the activity masala film Villu, which was coordinated by Prabhu Deva and had Vijay in double parts for the second time in his vocation. Vijay’s next film, Vettaikaaran, was coordinated by Babu Sivan, created by AVM Productions and disseminated by Sun Pictures. In 2010, Vijay’s 50th film Sura, another Sun Pictures appropriation, discharged with blended audits and fizzles in Boxoffice.
In the year 2002, Vijay was picked as Coca Cola’s image envoy in Tamil Nadu. In 2008, Vijay was joined as the star diplomat for the Indian Premier League cricket group Chennai Super Kings. In 2010, Vijay was marked by Jos Alukkas as their image represetative for Tamil Nadu.
Vijay likewise sang a few ghaana melodies in his own movies. He has additionally loaned his voice for melodies for different performers, which were movies delivered by S. A. Chandrasekhar. Vijay’s melodies are regularly of gaana-style society beat sort. The last tune Vijay sang was Vaadi from Sachien in 2005.
Vijay initiated ‘Makkal Iyakkam’ (People Movement) on his birthday in 2009, its intention is to do social work.
In the begin of 2011 the Tamil redo of the Malayalam film Bodyguard additionally co-featuring Asin coordinated by Siddque. It got a positive reaction from both viewers and faultfinders and was esteemed to be a film industry hit, disregarding the decision DMK slowing down its discharge in numerous theaters which constrained Vijay to shell out his pay and spend an additional 4 crore (US$728,000) for the arrival of the film
His next discharge was Nanban, the Tamil change of the Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots, where he attempted the pretended by Aamir Khan in the first. Coordinated by acclaimed chief S. Shankar, it discharged amid the Pongal few days of 2012 and was a film industry blockbuster.
Shown up in the 2012 Bollywood film Rowdy Rathore featuring Akshay Kumar, coordinated by Prabhu Deva.
The activity thriller film Thuppakki, coordinated by A. R. Murugadoss and delivered by S. Dhanu, discharged on Diwali 2012 to exceptionally positive surveys and was a business accomplishment over the globe. Following 7 years he has sung “Google” for Harris Jayaraj for his film Thuppakki. The motion picture again film industry hit after Nanban. “Thuppakki was proclaimed as a noteworthy blockbuster.
The film likewise turned into the fourth south indian film(third in Tamil silver screen) to enter the 100 crore (US$16 million) club after Sivaji, Magadheera and Endhiran and is the greatest blockbuster in Vijay’s profession. Eros International declared that Thuppakki made a household nett gathering of 185 crore (US$29 million).
His latest flim Thalaivaa co-featuring Amala Paul and coordinated by A. L. Vijay discharged on August 9, 2013 around the world. This film went into disputable at last this motion picture wins Boxoffice.
He as of late started shooting Jilla co-featuring Kajal Aggarwal nearby Mohanlal, coordinated by debutante Nesan who was a right hand chief in Velayudha
Name: Ilayathalapathy Vijay
Full Name: Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar
Date Of Birth: 22 June, 1974
Place Of Birth: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Married to: Sangeeta Sornalingam
Occupation: Tamil film actor, playback singer and promotional model
Vijay Body size/Measurements
Vijay height : 5 F 11 Inches
Vijay Weight : 70-75 Kgs
Vijay Eye colour : Brown