Already born into the family of filmmakers, Vijay’s acting career was inspired by his father. Today, Vijay is one of the most well-known actors in the Tamil industry. From being a child actor to now a superstar, his journey in the film industry is quite eventful.
Vijay was born on June 22, 1974, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He is an actor, singer and film producer. Vijay went on to do Visual Communications at Loyola College, Chennai. He was just a kid in his first Tamil film Vetri in the year 1984, which was directed by his father S. A. Chandrasekhar. He made his acting debut in a lead role with the movie Naalaya Theerpu in 1992.
He is a man who believes family comes before anything and right from his early days in the filmmaking industry to now, he upholds this motto in life. His mother, Shoba Chandrasekhar, is a reputed playback singer and Carnatic vocalist. While his father was a very popular film director. Vijay had a sister but died at a tender age of two. He married a London-based Sri Lankan Tamil, Sangeetha Sornalingam, on Aug 25, 1999, and have two children son Sanjay and daughter Divya.
Here are few rare pictures of Vijay and his family that will surely leave you with a warm heart.