Connect with us

Biography

Vijay Thalapathi

Published

on

Vijay Thalapathi
NameDate Of BirthWho
Vijay 22 June 1974Indian film actor 
Vijay Thalapathi

Vijay Thalapathi

Vijay is an Indian film actor and playback singer who works in Tamil cinema. He is one of the highest-paid actors in Tamil cinema. Vijay is referred to by fans and media as Thalapathy. Vijay has sung over thirty songs in his films

About Vijay ThalaPathi

Vijay’s full name is C. Joseph Vijay, Professionally known as Vijay. Vijay was born on 22 June 1974 as in Chennai. He is a Roman Catholic. His father S. A. Chandrasekhar is a Tamil film director and his mother Shoba is a playback singer and Carnatic vocalist. He had a sister Vidhya. Vijay married his fan Sangeetha Sornalingam. They have two children, a son Jason Sanjay and a daughter Divya Shasha. At the age of ten, Vijay started his film career as a child actor in the film Vetri. Starting from that he also acted in many other movies as the child artist. Vijay performed in the Vikraman-directed Poove Unakkaga, which became his first acclaimed performance as well as the breakthrough in Vijay’s career and made him a recognizable star. From that movie, Vijay got some recognition. His famous films areThupaki,mersal,ghilli, respect for love. Vijay’s first cameo Bollywood appearance in the song Chinta Chinta from the Hindi film Rowdy Rathore (2012), co-starring Akshay Kumar and Prabhu Deva. Vijay’s films are dubbed into Telugu and most of them have turned out to be successful ventures, such as Snehitudu, Thuppakki. The Telugu dubbed version of Sarkar earned more than ₹180 million at the Andhra box office and was the highest grosser in Vijay’s career in the Telugu-speaking states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Facts About Vijay

  • On his birthday, 22 June 2007 Vijay presented golden rings to the newborn babies at the Egmore Government General Hospital.
  • He got the name thalapathi by his fans and media.
  • In his 23 years of Tamil cinema, Vijay has introduced nearly 20 new directors in his 57 films till date
  • Vijay has been consistently listed under the Forbes Celebrity 100 list, which is based on the earnings of Indian celebrities. In 2017, he was ranked 31st in the list.
  • Vijay started his own social welfare organization ‘Vijay Makkal Iyakkam’, through which he carries his philanthropic work
  • MGR University awarded “Honorary Doctorate” for the Tamil actor Vijay, recognizing his contribution to the film industry.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Trending