Vijay Sethupathi Biography, Wiki, Net Worth, Age, GF, Wife, Family, & Much More

Vijay Sethupathi Biography, Wiki, Net Worth, Age, GF, Wife, Family, & Much More

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.

Vijay Sethupathi Biography, Wiki, Net Worth, Age, GF, Wife, Family, & Much More

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 Sethupathi 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 family, biography, wife, movies, awards, wiki, etc.


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 Wife Girlfriend


Vijay Sethupathi family

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 – 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

“It 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. ”

  • 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, “The Bagabad guitar is not a holy book. This fictional work is the reason society has fallen today. ” But he came forward and cleaned the air.

“I 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. ”

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

Years Movies
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 Thenmerku Paruvakaatru
2010’s I don’t know maha
2010’s Veil Pandiya
In 2011 Varnam
2012 Sun Dara Pandian
2012 Pizza
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 rummy
year 2014 Pannaya Room
year 2014 Katay Ti Leica Thai Basa Namiya Kam
year 2014 Jigartan
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 Leca
In 2016 Ka Darum Ka Dandu Blade
In 2016 Erai B
In 2016 Dharma Durai
In 2016 Ananda Van Catalai
2017 year Rain
2017 year Root Yata Putir
2017 year Caravan
2017 year Katana night
2017 year Karuppan
2018 year Traffic La Masami
2018 year My takati
2018 year Oruna Napa Patu Solen
2018 year Jungna
2018 year Imai Kaka Nodi Gal
2018 year Cheka Chi Vanta Bar Nanam
2018 year 96
2020 Up pena
2020 Si Raa Nara Deep Ready
2020 Super deluxe
2020 Sindubad
2020 Shopping mall
2020 Feta
2020 Marconi Matai
2020 Mamanitan
2020 Kadaishi Viva Sai
2020 action
2020 Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelly Le
2020 Tallahassee 64
2020 Oh my cardaula
2020 Ral Ching Cha
2020 Rabam
2020 Kepeirana Sinam
2020 AA20

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.

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