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Vijay

Vijay

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    • June 22nd, 1974
​Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar known mononymously as (Ilayathalapathy) Vijay, is an Indian film actor, and playback singer. He is the son of film producer and director S. A. Chandrasekhar. After performing uncredited roles as a child actor in films produced by his father, he made his film debut as a lead role actor in the 1992 film Naalaya Theerpu. Since then, he acted in several films of action and romance genres. He has also worked as a playback singer in most of his films, as well as a few films starring other actors. During his career in the Tamil film industry, he has won two Tamil Nadu State Film Awards and was nominated for one Filmfare Award. Vijay has starred in several romance and action films, including the commercially successful films Poove Unakkaga (1996), Kadhalukku Mariyadhai (1997), Thulladha Manamum Thullum (1999), Kushi (2000), Priyamaanavale (2000), Ghilli (2004), Pokkiri (2007), Vettaikaaran (2009) and Kaavalan (2011). He also worked with several corporations as a brand ambassador and is a former brand ambassador of the Indian Premier League cricket team, Chennai Super Kings.

Filmography

Acting (58 Credits)

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2022Beast
2021Master as John "JD" Durairaj
2019Bigil as Rayappan and Michael Rayappan (Bigil)
2018Sarkar as Sundar Ramasamy
2017Bairavaa as Bairavaa
2017Mersal as Vetrimaaran/ Vetri/ Maaran
2016Theri as Joseph Kuruvilla/Vijay Kumar/ Dharmeshwar
2015Puli as Marudheeran / Pulivendhan
2014Kaththi as Kathiresan / Jeevanandham
2014Jilla as Sakthi
2013Thalaivaa as Vishwa (Vishwa Bhai)
2012Nanban as Panchavan "Pari" Pariventhan/Kosaksi "Pappu" Pasapugazh
2012Thuppakki as Jagadish
2012Rowdy Rathore as Special Appearance in "Chinta Ta Ta Chita Chita" song
2011Kaavalan as Bhoominathan
2011Velayudham as Velayudham
2010Sura as Sura
2009Villu as Pugazh and Major Saravanan
2009Vettaikaaran as Ravi
2008Kuruvi as Vetrivel aka Velu
2007Pokkiri as DSP Satyamoorthy IPS (Tamizh)
2007Azhagiya Tamilmagan as Guru / Prabhu
2006Aathi as Aathi
2005Sivakaasi as Sivakasi / Muthappa
2005Thirupaachi as Sivagiri
2005Sachien as Sachin
2005Sukran
2004Ghilli as Saravanavelu
2004Madurey as Madureyvel
2004Udhaya as Udhaya Kumar
2003Pudhiya Geethai as Sarathy
2003Vaseegara as Bhoopathy
2003Thirumalai as Thirumalai
2002Thamizhan as Surya
2002Bagavathi as Bagavathi
2002Youth as Shiva
2001Badri as Badri
2001Friends as Aravindan
2001Shahjahan as Ashok
2000Kannukkul Nilavu as Gautham Prabhakar
2000Priyamanavale as Vijay
2000Kushi as Shiva
1999Nenjinile as Karunkaran
1999Thulladha Manamum Thullum as Kutty
1999Minsara Kanna as Kannan
1999Endrendrum Kadhal as Vijay
1998Nilaave Vaa as Siluvai
1997Nerukku Ner as Vijay
1997Respect for Love as Jeevanandhan
1997Love Today as Ganesh
1997Once More as Vijay
1996Poove Unakkaga as Raja
1995Chandralekha as Rahim
1995Rajavin Parvaiyile as Raja
1995Deva as Deva
1994Rasigan as Vijay
1993Sendhoorapandi as Vijay
1992Naalaiya Theerpu as Vijay

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