Vijay is a famous Indian actor who works mostly in Tamil movies. He is known as Ilaya Thalapathy of the Indian film industry and is one of the top paid celebrities in the entire country. All the fans love him for his great acting skills while he is very down to earth person in real life too. With so many successful movies and awards, he is here to stay. Vijay was not only able to get success but he maintained it quite well as he keeps coming up with something new for his fans. Let’s get to know him more.
Early life and family of Vijay
Vijay was born in Chennai on 22nd June 1974. His parents are also famous but he never got the advantage of their success. His father is S.R. Chandrasekhar who is a film director in the Tamil industry while her mother’s name is Shoba Chandrasekhar who is a renowned playback singer. It won’t be wrong to say that talent runs in his blood.
He grew up in a simple household with a dream to become an actor while luck and talent favored him to reach where he is today. He also had a sister named Vidhya but she died when she was only two years old. Vijay’s mother stated in an interview that he was quite talkative and mischievous as a child but he was deeply hurt because of the sudden death of his sister. His cousin and uncle are also into film industry and he does not shy away from taking acting tips from all of them. He is 44 years old and height is 5 feet and 10 inches.
Vijay’s personal and professional life has been clean of all the possible scandals. He is committed to his wife Sangeetha as they are happily married and have been together for many years now. He has two children a son named Sanjay and a daughter named Divya. They also did a cameo in two famous movies Vettaikaran and Theri. He is a complete family-oriented man and loves to eat chicken biryani with his wife and kids.
The net worth of Vijay is estimated to be $56 million which was published in a famous magazine recently. He charges 30-35 crore for one film. Apart from that, he is known to be loved by the most famous brands. He is endorsing for many brands and charges 3 crores for every advertisement.
Vijay is a very successful actor and has starred in many hit movies. He made is acting debut at the age of eighteen with a movie named Naalaiya Theerpu. He bagged many famous awards which include Roja Duke’s Best Actor, Dinakaran, Superstar of Tomorrow Awards, Vikatan Award, Techofes Award, Gaana Awards, Techofes Award. The list is quite huge as he also won Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, seven Vijay Awards and two Edison. Awards. Many fans are eagerly waiting to know some news about his upcoming movies. Let us give you information about his upcoming movie which will be released in April 2020. The name of the movie is Thalapathy 64.
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Although there is no information about the story yet but it will be exciting as Vijay never selects boring movies. He can transform himself in any role and is loved for both action and romantic roles. Other expected movies of Vijay which are going to release in 2020 include Soorarai Pottru, Dabangg 3, Hero, Adithya Varma,Bigil. Action and Kaithi. The fans of Salman Khan and Vijay will be having a big treat as both their favorites will be featured in Dabangg 3.