Vimal

Vimal

 Actor
 Pannankombu, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
 01-Jan-1980
 Ghilli (2004)

About Me

                         Vimal is an Indian film actor, who appears in Tamil films. He is entered tha tamil cinema industry 2004. Following cameo appearances in the Vijay-starrer Ghilli and Kuruvi and Ajith Kumar's Kireedam, he played the lead role in Pandiraj's critically acclaimed Pasanga (2009). Subsequently, he played lead roles in several low-budget productions. He established himself as a successful upcoming actor with Kalavani (2010), Vaagai Sooda Vaa (2011), Kalakalappu (2012) and Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga (2013). 

                         He was born to Narasimhan and Ramani. Vimal was born in Pannankombu, Tamil Nadu State. During his college days he developed interest in cinema and discontinued his studies to pursue acting career. He joined a theatre group named Koothu-P-Pattarai to improve his skills. During this period he worked for several movies in small uncredited roles. He married his childhood friend Priyadarshini on 12th December 2010 at Swamimalai Murugan Temple in Kumbakonam. The couple have a son. Vimal and Akshaya aka Priyadarsini, a medical college student in Chennai, were in love with each other. However, her parents allegedly opposed the affair, saying they were not interested in their daughter marrying an actor. Following this, Akshaya left for Kumbakonam, where Vimal was shooting for a film. From there, they went to a Murugan temple and tied the knot. Says Vimal, "We have no other option since Akshaya's parents were looking for a doctor groom for her".

                        He next appeared in A. Sarkunam's comedy entertainer Kalavani (2010) which went on to become a sleeper hit. His other 2010 film was Maattuthaavani which was long-delayed and went unnoticed. In 2011, he acted in three films, Cloud Nine Movies' Thoonga Nagaram, Eththan and Vaagai Sooda Vaa, which saw him collaborating with A. Sarkunam again. Vaagai Sooda Vaa was a period piece set in the 1960s, with Vimal playing a village teacher named Veluthambi. His next release was Ishtam, a remake of Telugu hit Yemaindhi Ee Vela, in which he played an urban character for the first time. He was then seen in UTV's comedy film Kalakalappu under Sundar C's direction that features an ensemble cast. He is shooting for two remakes, Jannal Oram and Pulivaal, both remakes of Malayalam films, Manja Pye and Anjalai. Vimal had also signed Unmai Sonnal Nesippaya, a film based on real incidents to be directed by newcomer Ravi, and a film to be directed by Thirumurugan, who played villain in his film Kalavani. He appeared in the Indian cricket league advertisement for Chennai Superstars as a stylish batsman.

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