Joseph Vijay is an Indian film actor, playback singer and philanthropist who works in the Tamil film industry. He is popularly known by his fans as Ilayathalapathy or Thalapathy and is one of the most popular and influential actors of Tamil cinema.
Joseph Vijay was born on 22 June 1974 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Actor, Playback Singer, Dancer, Producer and also Promotional Model who works in Tollywood Film Industry. Joseph Vijay’s mother’s name is Shoba Chandrasekhar and father’s name is S.A. Chandrasekhar. He has sibling by name Vidhya Chandrasekhar. He is presently great actor in south cinema.
Joseph Vijay’s first film is Vetri released in 1981. Some of the famous films in which Joseph Vijay acted are Naalaaiya Theerpu (1992), Kadhalukku Mariyadhi (1997), Thirupaachi (2005), Aadhi (2006), Pokkiri (2007), Azhagiya Tamil Magan (2007), Kuruvi (2008), Vettaikaaran (2009), Sura (2010), Kaavalan (2011), Velayudham (2011), Nanban (2012), Rowdy Rathore (2012), Thuppakki (2012), Thalaivaa (2013).
He has received some film awards, such as Tamil Nadu State Film Awards Best Actor for movie (Kahalukku Mariyadhai – 1998, Thirupaachi- 2005). Tamil Nadu State Film Awards for MGR Award in 2010. Vijay Awards for Superstar of Tomorrow in 2006. Vijay Award for Entertainer of the Year for movie (Pokkiri-2007, Azh
agiya Tamil Magan – 2007). Vijay Awards for Favourite hero for movie (Vettaikaaran – 2009, Thuppakki – 2013). Vijay Awardsfor faourite Hero for movie (Thuppakki – 2012). Edison Awards for Best Actor for movie (Velayudham – 2011). Edison Awards for Super Star Rajni Award for movie (Velayudham )
Joseph Vijay is married to Sangeeta Sornalingam 25 August 1999 and they have children.
Some of the famous movies of Vijay’s are-
Love Today 1997
Kannukkul Nilavu 2000