8 Facts about Ilayathalapathy Vijay to Be Known

8 Facts about Ilayathalapathy Vijay to Be Known

Ilayathalapathy Vijay is an actor of standing and Vijay movies are very popular. Actor Vijay awards are many and have contributed well to the film industry.

Ilayathalapathy Vijay has no doubt a large gathering of admirers and a good fan following. This is so on account of his multifaceted talent. Actor Vijay is known for his outstanding dialogue delivery to superb dance moves, comic timing to action-packed roles and his versatility has made him what he today, a popular star in his own right. Vijay movies are very popular indeed.

What is there to be known about Illayathalapathy Vijay?

  1. Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar was born 22 June 1974 in Madras and is known as Vijay. He gained popularity as an Indian actor, dancer, playback singer, and philanthropist who worked hard in Tamil cinema. Referred to by his fans and media as “Thalapathy” (commander), Vijay is no doubt the highest-paid actor in Tamil cinema.
  2. Vijay married Sangeetha Sornalingam and has two kids named Sanjay and Divya. Vijay’s wife is his good companion.

3. His film career began at the age of ten, Vijay and as a child actor, he acted in the film Vetri (1984). Vijay’s first movie made an impact. He was always in the public eye with his blockbusters. His fans always were keen to see his movies and know more about him. Actor Vijay awards were many.

4. Vijay owns a beautiful beach house in Neelangarai. He got the idea for this house when he saw actor Tom Cruise’s beach house on a trip to the USA. He really admired the beach house and felt like owning a house similar to that. He took a picture of it and then got a similar house build for himself in India. Actor Vijay house stands tall.

5. Vijay loved his sister a lot and made her laugh by walking upside down. He was good at this act. Once, he walked in this manner from his home to school and stunned the bystanders. His sister Vidhya was an apple of his eye. He loved her a lot and when she died at 2ears of age, it shattered him completely. He was only 9 years off then. He still recalls the fond memories and built the production house V.V Creations in her name as Vidhya. Vijay always displayed his never-ending love for his deceased sibling.

6. Over the years, Vijay successfully identified the hidden talents and introduced about 20 new directors into the Tamil film industry. Being the son of established Tamil film director S. A. Chandrasekhar, Vijay was part of the film world from his early years. He acted in several Tamil movies as a child artist in movies such as Vetri, Naan Sigappu Manithan, Sattam Oru Vilayaattu, Vasantha Ragam, and Kudumbam.

8 Facts about Ilayathalapathy Vijay to Be Known

7. Ilayathalapathy is certainly popular for its outstanding service to society. Every year, he does distribute gold rings to newborn babies on the occasion of his birthday. He also distributes books and stationery items to poor kids every year.

8. As far as his contribution to the field of art was concerned, he was awarded the prestigious Kalaimaamani award by the Tamil Nadu State Government. He has also won 3 State awards for his rather outstanding performance in films and a doctorate for his contribution to Tamil cinema by the Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute.


In spite of enjoying a huge fan following of his own, Vijay was a great admirer of superstar Rajnikanth. His admiration for the actor is what motivated him into entering into films.

 Also, Read Vijay Devarakonda Success Secret.

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