Thalaivasal Vijay

Thalaivasal Vijay

 Saidapet, Chennai
 Thalaivasal (1992)

About Me

Thalaivasal Vijay is a Tamil film actor. He has also acted in Telugu films and some television advertisements. Before entering films, he acted in a TV serial called Neelamala on Doordarshan. His debut film was Thalaivaasal. He was born on 4th August in Saidapet in Chennai and is living in Kilpauk area of Chennai. He was the eldest son to his parents and he wanted to become a doctor. His father worked in railways as an officer and so his parents lived in Bhilai. He had to stay with his grandmother at Chennai and completed his schooling at Corporation School. He could not study medicine and was only able to get a degree. He then completed a course in catering technology and started his career as a vacuum cleaner salesman and for sometimes he worked as a waiter at Udupi restaurant in Chennai. He worked to complete his Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management and joined Apolla Hospitals as a Marketing Executive dealing with medical insurance.

His daughter Jayaveena is an excellent swimmer who has got many awards and honors to her credit including the Bronze medal in breaststroke swimming at National Games. Vijay entered the film industry in 1992 and in a time period of ten years, he has acted in more than hundred films. He has worked as dubbing artist for the films Nala Damayanthi, Vettaikaaran, Magic Magic 3D, Kannathil Muthamittal, Vettai, etc.