Vikram Biography

Vikram, South Indian Actor, Tamil Film Star, Tamil Film Star, Telugu Actor, Tamil Actor, Telugu Movies, Tamil CinemaVikram is popular hero who has shown his acting talent in numerous super hit Tamil films. He was born on April 17, 1966 at Paramakudi in Ramnad district of Tamil Nadu.

Vikram completed his basic education from Montfort Boys Anglo-Indian higher secondary School at Yercaud, Salem and he joined Loyola College in Chennai.

During school days he was active in extracurricular activities and wanted to become a film star.

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Vikram made entry in film industry with the film Meera in 1990. He gave superb performance in blockbuster film, 'Sethu' in 1999. Vikram's second successful film was Dhill, released in 2001.

After that, Vikram acted in Gemini (2002) Dhool and Saamy released in 2003, all were super hit movie where his performance was highly applauded.

Some of the best movies of Vikram are; Dhruvam, Sethu, Dhill, Kasi, Dhool, Saamy, Gemini, Pithamagan, Anniyan and Bheema.

Vikram appeared in Bollywood film Aparichit which was dubbed version of Tamil film Anniyan.

Vikram, South Indian Actor, Tamil Film Star, Tamil Film Star, Telugu Actor, Tamil Actor, Telugu Movies, Tamil Cinema Anniyan was also dubbed in French, the first Tamil film to do so. Vikram grabbed Filmfare Special Jury Award and Tamil Nadu State Film Special Jury Award for Best Actor for Sethu in 1999. Then he got Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award in 2001 for Kasi.

In 2002, he was credited with ITFA Best Actor Award for Gemini. In 2003 he grabbed National Film Award for Best Actor and Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for Pithamagan. In 2005, he was honoured with Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award and Special Honour Jury Award for Anniyan.

In 2010, he bagged Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award and Vijay Award for Best Actor for Raavanan. In 2011, he received Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor of South and Vijay Award for Best Actor, for Deiva Thirumagal.

Besides acting, Vikram is involved in film-making with credits as a playback singer and assistant director. Vikram got married to Shailaja at Guruvayoor in an event where dozens of couples married at the same time in the same place.

Currently Vikram and Amy Jackson starrer "I" is the upcoming movie and will hit the theatres on 09th January 2015."I" is directed by Shankar who also directed Anniyan starring VIkram and Sadha in leads.



Vikram Latest News

Time slot change, disclaimer recommended for 'Pehredaar Piya Ki'

    Updated On : Aug 16,2017   7:02 pm
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Broadcasting Content Complaints Council (BCCC) on Wednesday directed Sony Entertainment Television to shift its show "Pehredaar Piya Ki" -- in news for its odd plot -- to a late night slot, besides running it with a scroll stating that it does not promote the concept of child marriage. View More..

For dancer Uma Sharma, kathak is all about Lord Krishna

    Updated On : Aug 16,2017   12:26 pm
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) If dance is about inspiration, then for renowned Kathak dancer Uma Sharma it has always been Lord Krishna who continues to motivate her. For the past 30 years, Sharma has been presenting the "raas leela" of Vrindavan through dance. View More..

It's a wrap for Vikram Bhatt's '1921'

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   5:56 pm
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt is through with the shooting of his film "1921" and is mighty impressed with the "professional" actress Zareen Khan. View More..

'Sacred Games' a guinea pig in Indian market: Vikramaditya Motwane

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   7:04 pm
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Efforts are on to make "Sacred Games", an upcoming Netflix original series based in and shot in India, compelling enough to get the Indian audiences hooked to the medium, says filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane, who is working behind-the-scenes on the show. View More..

Diljit has opened doors for turbaned Sikhs in Bollywood: Manjot Singh

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   2:30 pm
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) "Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!" famed actor Manjot Singh, excited about his upcoming film "Fukrey Returns", says the Hindi film industry is changing its attitude towards actors with a turban and that the acceptance of Diljit Dosanjh is a prime example. View More..

Only biopics are churned out now: Vikram Bhatt

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   6:56 am
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt says that biopics of "unknown guys to the known" are the only kind of films now made in India. View More..

Meghna Naidu to star in 'Dev Devharyat Nahi'

    Updated On : Aug 12,2017   3:58 pm
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Actress Meghna Naidu has been roped in to play a ruthless journalist in upcoming Marathi film "Dev Devharyat Nahi". View More..

Myanmar can learn from the Indian federalism model: Envoy

    Updated On : Aug 12,2017   2:46 pm
Nay Pyi Taw, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian Ambassador Vikram Misri has held up India's federal polity as a model for Myanmar, and said federalism generates a huge stake in the country's future and progress by a wide cross section of the people. View More..

Kraft Heinz eyes over 10% market share for Complan

    Updated On : Aug 11,2017   5:46 pm
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) Food and beverage major Kraft Heinz India, which has the nutritional drink brand Complan, is looking to increase its market share to over 10 per cent in the short-to-medium term period, a top company official said on Friday. View More..

Kraft Heinz eyes over 10% market share for Complan

    Updated On : Aug 11,2017   4:06 pm
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) Food and beverage major Kraft Heinz India, which has the nutritional drink brand Complan, is looking to increase its market share to over 10 per cent in the short-to-medium term period, a top company official said on Friday. View More..

'Lipstick Under My Burkha' opens Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

    Updated On : Aug 11,2017   1:28 pm
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) Alankrita Srivastava's "Lipstick Under My Burkha" kickstarted the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2017 that aims to highlight the diversity in Indian cinema. View More..

Adityanath suspends 11 officials, transfers seven

    Updated On : Aug 10,2017   10:30 pm
Lucknow, Aug 10 (IANS) Accused of not acting tough against errant officials, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday cracked the whip and suspended 11 officials and ordered the transfer of seven others. View More..

GIFT IFSC's stock exchanges exempted from certain LES requirements

    Updated On : Aug 10,2017   10:12 pm
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Thursday said it has exempted stock exchanges of Gujarat International Finance Tec-City International Financial Service Centre (GIFT City IFSC) from complying with certain Liquidity Enhancement Schemes (LES) requirements. View More..

India to launch spare navigation satellite August-end

    Updated On : Aug 10,2017   8:12 pm
Bengaluru, Aug 10 (IANS) India will launch its eighth navigation satellite this month-end as a spare or back-up for its constellation in the geo-orbit, a top space agency official said on Thursday. View More..

TV series on 'Namami Gange' programme to be aired

    Updated On : Aug 10,2017   1:38 pm
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) A special short capsule feature series highlighting the work done by Namami Gange programme is set to be showcased on Indian television. View More..

Himachal CM inaugurates war museum in Dharamsala

    Updated On : Aug 09,2017   9:06 pm
Shimla, Aug 9 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday dedicated to the public a war museum in Dharamsala and also laid the foundation stone of a memorial to freedom fighters near the town. View More..

B-Town celebs celebrate sibling love on Rakshabandhan

    Updated On : Aug 07,2017   2:38 pm
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) On the occasion of Rakshabandhan on Monday, a string of celebrities, including Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Manoj Bajpayee and Farah Khan, wished their siblings and fans a year full of love and happiness. View More..

Sundeep Kishan might team up with Gautham Menon

    Updated On : Aug 07,2017   11:48 am
Chennai, Aug 7 (IANS) Actor Sundeep Kishan, who has had a phenomenal year with hits such as "Maanagaram" and "Shamanthakamani", is likely to collaborate with filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon for a bilingual soon, a source said. View More..

Reena Aggarwal's Marathi film based on true events

    Updated On : Aug 06,2017   4:56 pm
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Actress Reena Aggarwal, who has previously appeared in Marathi films like "Ajintha" and "Zhalla Bobhata", says her next movie "Dev Devharyat Nahi" is based on real life incidents. View More..

Everything happens for best: Madhavan on success of 'Vikram Vedha'

    Updated On : Aug 06,2017   12:20 pm
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Actor R. Madhavan is happy for the success of his Tamil crime thriller "Vikram Vedha" and says despite facing hurdles during its release, the film has made history. View More..