Indian actor, dancer, and singer Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar, better known by his stage name Vijay, specialises in Tamil film. He has played the lead in 66 films, is one of South India’s highest-paid actors, and has been dubbed a “constant performer” by the International Business Times. He has received numerous honours, including the South Indian International Movie Award and the International Achievement Recognition Award.


NameJoseph Vijay Chandrasekhar
Nick NameThalapathy
ProfessionActor, Producer and Singer
Date Of Birth22 June 1974
Heightin centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”

in Kilograms- 73 kg

in Pounds- 161 lbs

BirthplaceChennai, India
HometownChennai, India
Zodiac SignCancer
Debut in BollywoodNaalaya Theerpu (1992)

Family Details

FatherS. A. Chandrasekhar (Filmmaker)
MotherShoba Chandrasekhar (Singer)
Marital StatusMarried

Daughter- Divya Saasha

Son- Jason Sanjay


CollegeLoyola College, Chennai


Net Worth In Indian RupeesRs. 1000 Crore INR Approx
SalaryRs. 100 Crore +
Yearly IncomeRs. 100 Crore +
Daily EarningsRs. 10 Lakhs +
Income SourceMovies
Last Updated2022

Car Collections

Car CollectionsRolls Royce Ghost, Audi A8, BMW series 5, BMW X6, and a Mini Copper.

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No, Vijay doesn’t smoke.

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In 1984, Vijay began his cinema career as a young actor in his father’s film “Vetri.”

He left Loyola College in Chennai after his first year of visual communications to become an actor.

Vikram and Surya, two South Asian celebrities, are dear friends of his.

Instead of spending his birthday at a hotel, he wants to engage in social services and provide underprivileged pupils free textbooks.

Dr. MGR University bestowed upon him the title of “Doctor Honoris Causa” in recognition of his contributions to the Tamil film industry.

He has served as the spokesperson for numerous household names, including Coca-Cola, the Chennai Super Kings, Sunfeast, Jos Alukkas, and Tata Docomo.

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Rolls Royce Ghost, Audi A8, BMW series 5, BMW X6, and a Mini Copper.