Who is Vijay Sethupathi?
Vijay Sethupathi is an Indian actor, producer, and lyricist. He is famous for working mainly in Telugu and Malayalam industries.
Vijay Sethupathi Biography
Vijay Sethupathi was born on January 16, 1978, he is 43 years old as in 2021. He lived at MGR High School in Koh Dambak Kam and Little Angels Mat HR Sec School. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Dhanraj Baid Jain College in Thoraipakam.
At first, he started his career as an accountant but later acted as a source of income. Later he began his career as a supporting cast until he played a breakthrough role in films like Pizza, Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom, and more. For many years, he has become one of the most successful and popular actors in the south industry.
Vijay SethupathiÂ Career
He did not want to become an actor, but in fate there were other plans for him, and eventually became an actor. In 2004, he joined the theater group as an actor and accountant. He started his acting career, playing a small role in the film.
Finally, he played a breakthrough role in films such as Thenmerku Paruvakaatru, Pizza, Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom, Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara, etc. The following is a list of films he participated in.
Vijay Sethupathi net worth
- Vijay Sethupathi’s net worth is 8,000 lakhs.
About his Family
He was born in Tamil Nadu Raja Palayam to a middle-class Hindu family. His father’s name is Kalimuthu and his mother’s name is Saraswathi. He is named Thambi, Anna, and has a sister named Thangachi. From a middle-class family, he did a series of things to care for his family.
He even went to Dubai and left with dissatisfaction at work. However, a solid and dedicated actor gave the family all the comfort and luxury. He was proud to be one of the popular actors in the southern industry.
Vijay Sethupathi Wife / Girlfriend
Vijay married to his girlfriend Jesse. He met Jesse in Dubai, They started dating and tied the knot with family approval in 2003.
The couple has 2 lovely children, 1 daughter named Shreeja and a son named Surya. Even after a long marriage, they love each other very much and stood next to each other through thick and thin ones.
Vijay Sethupathi Awards
The actor won many awards for his performances in the film. There are several:
- 2012- Tamil Nadu State Film Awards in the Best Villains category for the film Sundarapandian.
- 2012- Norwegian Tamil Film Festival Award / Edison Award (India) / 7th BJ Award in the category of the film Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom’s Best Actor / Best Male Rising Star / Best Actor (Special Jury Award)
- In 2013 Behindwoods Gold Award / 8th BJ Award for Best Acting / Best Actor (Special Jury) in the films Soodhu Kavvum and Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara.
- 2016- She won the Norwegian Tamil Film Festival Awards / Asiavision Award for Best Actor in the film Dharma Durai.
- 2017- Won the Best Actor Award â€“ Tamil / Vijay Award in the Best Actor category of the film Vikram Vedha.
- 2019- Won the Indian Film Festival in Melbourne in the Best Actor category for the Movie Super Deluxe.
He made headlines in the news despite some controversy. There are several:
- In February 2019, Kerala’s CM Pinarayi Vijayan’s position on the issue of Sabrimala was correct and there was no basis to ban women during menstruation. He added in an interview with ibTimes
â€œIt is very easy to lead a life as a person. However, it is not so soft for women. Women must face monthly pain due to menstruation. Who said menstruation was unclean? It’s actually very holy In the Sabarimala issue, I stand with Prime Minister Kerala’s Pinarayi Vijayan. â€
- In the same year, he rudely insisted on Bhagavad Gita, becoming a victim of fake online propaganda after the tweets were disseminated. In a tweet, he said, â€œThe Bagabad guitar is not a holy book. This fictional work is the reason society has fallen today. â€ But he came forward and cleaned the air.
â€œI have never ignored any holy book, and I will not do it in the future. This is fake news spread by some social adversaries. I will not act in any way that will affect my people’s feelings and unity. â€
Facts about Vijay Sethupathi
- Prabhu Deva and Rajinikanth are his favorite actors.
- Manikandan and Mani Ratnam are his favorite directors.
- Cricket is his favorite sport.
- Johnny, 16 Vayathinile, Mullum Malarum, and Animated are his favorite movies.
- Writing and singing are his favorite hobbies.
- After graduating from Commerce Stream, he worked as an assistant in the wholesale cement business.
- He did a series of things starting his career, including retailers, fast food store employees, phone booth operators, and salespeople.
- Later he moved to Dubai and worked as an accountant there. Because he was making 4 times more money than he got from India.
- However, in 2003, he returned to India to start an interior design business with a friend. After some time, he joined a marketing company that mainly deals with ready-made kitchens.
- Eventually he didn’t want to be an actor but luckily happened to him. One day, while working, he looked at Koothupattarai’s poster and recalled what Balu Mahendra (director) said to him, “You have a very photographic face and you should pursue acting.”
- After that, he joined the theater group as an actor and accountant. There he observed other actors from the nearby actor.
- Initially, he began his career as a background actor in several films, and there were very few television series.
- And finally in 2011, he starred in the film “Thenmerku Paruvakaatru”, where he played the role of Murugan.
- The film worked surprisingly well in the box office and won three National Film Awards along with this year’s “Best Tamil Feature Film” award.
- His career became a big turning point in 2012, and it gained popularity after all three releases of the year gained popularity.
- Over the years, he has emerged as one of the famous actors in the South industry, with millions of followers on Instagram accounts around the world.
- In 2014, along with Varalaxmi Sarathkumar and Gayathrie, they participated in the rally to raise awareness of muscular dystrophy.
- He owns a production house named “Vijay Sethpathi Productions”.
- Not an actor, but a producer, singer, and lyricist.
- He is also a singer and sang songs like Orange Oru Oorla and Straight Ah Poyee in the films Orange Mittai.
Movies done by Vijay Sethupathi
|1996||Go Kula Til Shitai|
|In 2004||Kumaran son of Mahal Lakshmi|
|In 2006||Pudu Petai|
|In 2007||Male name|
|In 2009||Ben Nilla Car Body Kuju|
|2010’s||I don’t know maha|
|2012||Sun Dara Pandian|
|2012||Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom|
|In 2013||Sudu Ka But|
|In 2013||Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara|
|In 2013||Foot on edam forulya|
|year 2014||Half mom|
|year 2014||Ti Ludan Police|
|year 2014||Pannaya Room|
|year 2014||Katay Ti Leica Thai Basa Namiya Kam|
|In 2015||Pura Pokku En Hira Podu Buda Mai|
|In 2015||Orange Mita|
|In 2015||Sharing Lodi Daan|
|In 2015||Bench talkie|
|In 2016||Seto Party|
|In 2016||Ka Darum Ka Dandu Blade|
|In 2016||Erai B|
|In 2016||Dharma Durai|
|In 2016||Ananda Van Catalai|
|2017 year||Root Yata Putir|
|2017 year||Katana night|
|2018 year||Traffic La Masami|
|2018 year||My takati|
|2018 year||Oruna Napa Patu Solen|
|2018 year||Imai Kaka Nodi Gal|
|2018 year||Cheka Chi Vanta Bar Nanam|
|2020||Si Raa Nara Deep Ready|
|2020||Kadaishi Viva Sai|
|2020||Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelly Le|
|2020||Oh my cardaula|
|2020||Ral Ching Cha|
Vijay Sethupathi Social media followers
- Vijay Sethupathi has 2.5M Followers on Instagram as of 17, May 2020.
- Vijay Sethupathi 941.2K Followers on Twitter as of 17, May 2020.
- Vijay Sethupathi has 3,360,437 Followers on Facebook as of 17, May 2020.
Vijay Sethupathi Social media accounts