Vijay (born as Joseph Chandrasekhar) is an Indian film actor and playback singer of the Tamil film industry. Son of a noted film producer and director SA Chandrasekhar, Vijay made his debut as a child actor with “Vetri” directed by his father.
After appearing as a child actor in several movies, Vijay was launched as a solo hero with “Naalaiya Theerpu” directed by his father. Though, he had a rough beginning as a hero, Vijay rose to new heights with sheer determination and unfathomable talent.
He is adored for his superb acting and incredible dance movements making him “Illayathalapathy” (Young Knight) of Tamil Cinema. Today, Vijay is one of the leading stars of Tamil Cinema with wider fanbase across the Country.