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

Girl fights back against phone snatcher, gets robbers arrested

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   10:34 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) A 19-year-old girl here fought back against a bike-borne robber who tried to snatch her mobile phone, enabling his arrest as well as his other two accomplices, police said on Saturday. View More..

Not (only) cricket: Playing a second innings in love (Book Review)

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   12:10 pm
Title: Man of Her Match; Author: Sakshama Puri Dhariwal; Publisher: Penguin Random House India; Pages: 272; Price: Rs 299 View More..

NSE files consent application on co-location issue

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   7:16 pm
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) on Thursday said it has filed an application with stock market regulator Sebi for settlement of its co-location issue under the consent process. View More..

Mahindra Comviva partners Saregama for mobile content

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   2:28 pm
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Mobile solutions provider Mahindra Comviva on Thursday announced partnership with entertainment services provider Saregama to expand the digital content offerings to its telecom clients. View More..

'Lipstick Under My Burkha': Lifelike and Irrepressible (IANS Review, Rating: ***1/2)

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   12:16 pm
Film: "Lipstick Under My Burkha"; Director: Alankrita Shrivastav; Cast: Ratna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sen Sharma, Sushant Singh, Shashank Arora, Vikrant Massey, Ahana Kumra, Plabita Borthakur, Rating: ***1/2 View More..

Saregama to produce films under Yoodlee Films

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   7:28 pm
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Popular music banner Saregama has ventured into film production through Yoodlee Films under which it will make thought provoking and engaging content, releasing films every month. View More..

Astrosat, Chandra and Hubble jointly detect massive cosmic explosion

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   7:12 pm
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Three space-based observatories Astrosat, Chandra, Hubble Space Telescope and a ground-based observatory HARPS have simultaneously detected a massive coronal explosion on the nearest planet-hosting star 'Proxima Centauri', a top scientist revealed here on Wednesday. View More..

Man impersonating as CBI officer held in Delhi

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   9:56 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A dismissed CISF constable was arrested on charges of impersonating a senior CBI officer and threatening and duping businessmen and policemen in north Delhi, police said on Tuesday. View More..

I had to give audition for 'Ishq Gunaah': Niki Walia

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   1:32 pm
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Actress Niki Walia, who has been a part of the entertainment industry for over two decades, says she gave audition for her role in the upcoming TV show "Ishq Gunaah". View More..

Investments in India will continue to grow: Limaye to NSE employees

    Updated On : Jul 17,2017   10:00 pm
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) The National Stock Exchange of India's (NSE) new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Vikram Limaye who took charge on Monday told the company's employees that investments in India will continue to grow and have a positive effect on the Indian markets. View More..

Ships of India, US, Japan manoeuvre in rough sea for Malabar

    Updated On : Jul 17,2017   4:20 pm
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Naval manoeuvres in a rough monsoon sea, cross deck flying and crew exchange were some of the highlights of the trilateral 'Malabar' naval exercise between India, the US and Japan in the Bay of Bengal. View More..

Sudheer Babu kicked about Gopichand biopic

    Updated On : Jul 17,2017   1:20 pm
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Actor Sudheer Babu, seen in films such as "Baaghi" and "Shamanthakamani", is excited about being part of the yet-untitled Telugu-Hindi biopic on Badminton champion Pullela Gopichand. View More..

Rijiju promises compensation to farmers in flood-hit areas of Arunachal

    Updated On : Jul 15,2017   9:24 pm
Itanagar, July 15 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Saturday promised compensation to farmers whose standing crops have been damaged by floodwaters in Arunachal Pradesh's West Siang district. View More..

Khandu, Rijiju conduct aerial survey of Arunachal's flood-hit areas

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   11:24 pm
Itanagar, July 14 (IANS) Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu and Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijju on Friday conducted an aerial survey of the state's flood-hit districts where all major roads and highways have been damaged by landslides due to heavy rains. View More..

Limaye to join as NSE MD and CEO from July 17

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   7:44 pm
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) on Friday said Vikram Limaye will join the company as Managing Director and CEO (Chief Executive Officer) from Monday, July 17. View More..

SC drops contempt proceedings against ex-BCCI chief Thakur

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   7:44 pm
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday dropped contempt proceedings against former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Anurag Thakur as it accepted his unqualified apology. View More..

Saif Ali Khan to star in Netflix series 'Sacred Games'

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   2:50 pm
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan has been roped in by US-based on-demand streaming website Netflix to appear in its upcoming original series "Sacred Games". View More..

NCLT restores Bakshi as MD of Connaught Plaza Restaurants

    Updated On : Jul 13,2017   10:52 pm
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) An apex corporate tribunal on Thursday restored Vikram Bakshi as Managing Director of Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd. The decision is expected to pave the way for the reopening of over 40 McDonald's outlets in Delhi after an almost fortnight-long closure. View More..

NCLT restores Bakshi as MD of Connaught Plaza Restaurant

    Updated On : Jul 13,2017   10:28 pm
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) An apex corporate tribunal on Thursday restored Vikram Bakshi as Managing Director of Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd. View More..

Warships, subs of India, US, Japan sail out to Bay of Bengal for Malabar

    Updated On : Jul 13,2017   9:48 pm
Chennai, July 13 (IANS) Frontline warships and submarines of India, the US and Japan on Thursday sailed out from Chennai harbour to participate in the sea phase of the Malabar joint naval exercise at an undisclosed location in the Bay of Bengal, Navy officials said. View More..