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

Huge fan of southern cinema: Freddy Daruwala

    Updated On : Apr 25,2017   3:40 pm
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) Freddy Daruwala, who is making his Telugu debut with Ravi Teja starrer "Touch Chesi Chudu", says he has always been a huge fan of southern cinema for its overall "paisa vasool" entertainment factor. View More..

Build economy first, then aircraft carriers: Chinese daily to India (Lead, correcting para 12)

    Updated On : Apr 24,2017   3:38 pm
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) India should focus more on its economy rather than building its aircraft carriers to check China's increasing presence in the Indian Ocean, an influential daily said on Monday. View More..

Build economy first, then aircraft carriers: Chinese daily to India

    Updated On : Apr 24,2017   2:06 pm
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) India should focus more on its economy rather than building its aircraft carriers to check China's increasing presence in the Indian Ocean, an influential daily said on Monday. View More..

Hindutva outfits protest ban on coloured scarves at Taj

    Updated On : Apr 22,2017   7:54 pm
Agra, April 22 (IANS) Even as preparations for the annual three-day Urs of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan beginning on Sunday go on apace, the controversy relating to the entry of visitors with saffron-coloured scarves threatens to disturb the fragile communal peace here. View More..

Mixologists show their talent at North American Whiskey Cocktail Championship

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   7:04 pm
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Providing a credible platform to talented mixologists to experiment and create unique recipes using American Whiskies and showcasing them to a wider audience, the first edition of the North American Whiskey Cocktail Championship was organised here on Friday. View More..

'Khoon Aali Chithi' to release on April 25

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   2:52 pm
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Actress Richa Chadha's maiden Punjabi production "Khoon Aali Chithi" is slated to hit the screens on April 25. View More..

'In Kerala, 'Baahubali' widened market for non-Malayalam films'

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   1:10 pm
Chennai, April 21 (IANS) Well-known producer Prem Menon, who successfully distributed Vikram-starrer "I" and "Baahubali: The Beginning" among other films in Kerala, believes the phenomenal success of these movies has widened the market for non-Malayalam films in the state. View More..

Circus, romance and love for trees (IANS Books This Weekend)

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   11:20 am
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Read a classic action-packed story of loyalty, faith and teamwork revolving around a circus; flick through a love story driven by fate, which plays its dirty trick again and again; and open your eyes to the beautiful, sophisticated mechanisms within every leaf, blade of grass and flower petal. View More..

ED questions Virbhadra for eight hours in money laundering case

    Updated On : Apr 20,2017   10:58 pm
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday questioned Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in connection with a money laundering case, an official said. View More..

Indian-American hotelier gets community service for torching dogs

    Updated On : Apr 19,2017   8:16 pm
Washington, April 19 (IANS) Indian-American hotelier Vikram Chatwal, who was found guilty of trying to torch two dogs has been ordered by a Manhattan judge to do five days of community service after he agreed to a plea deal. View More..

Saira Banu, Jackie get Raj Kapoor award

    Updated On : Apr 19,2017   7:54 pm
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Veteran actress Saira Banu and actor Jackie Shroff have been named for the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement and Raj Kapoor Special Contribution annual awards, respectively, by the Maharashtra government, Cultural Affairs Minister Vinod Tawde announced here on Wednesday. View More..

Saira Banu, Jackie get Raj Kapoor awards

    Updated On : Apr 19,2017   7:42 pm
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Veteran actress Saira Banu and actor Jackie Shroff have been named for the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement and Raj Kapoor Special Contribution annual awards respectively by the Maharashtra government, Cultural Affairs Minister Vinod Tawde announced here on Wednesday. View More..

Navy may soon approach government for second indigenous aircraft carrier

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   8:02 pm
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Discussions are on within the Indian Navy over the second aircraft carrier planned to be built in the country and it is likely to approach the government with a proposal in another two to three months, a senior Navy officer said on Tuesday. View More..

ED summons Himachal CM to appear on April 20

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   11:42 am
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a money laundering case. He must appear before it on April 20, an official told IANS on Tuesday. View More..

Congress, BJP win two J&K legislative council seats

    Updated On : Apr 17,2017   7:34 pm
Jammu, April 17 (IANS) The Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates on Monday won the two Jammu and Kashmir legislative council seats, while the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate lost in a surprise development. View More..

Congress leaders detained as protest intensifies over 'Dharna Chowk' in Hyderabad

    Updated On : Apr 17,2017   12:34 pm
Hyderabad, April 17 (IANS) Police detained leaders of Telangana unit of Congress party here on Monday as the opposition intensified its protest over shifting of 'Dharna Chowk', a popular venue of protests in Hyderabad. View More..

Zero stress while working with Vikram: Gautham Menon

    Updated On : Apr 16,2017   8:18 pm
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon on Sunday said there is absolutely no stress whatsoever while working with actor Vikram in upcoming Tamil spy thriller "Dhruva Natchathiram". View More..

President lays foundation for Ambedkar Economics School in Bengaluru

    Updated On : Apr 14,2017   10:42 pm
Bengaluru, April 14 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday laid the foundation stone for the Dr B.R. Ambedkar School of Economics in the Bengaluru University campus on the 126th birth anniversary of the architect of the Indian Constitution. View More..

ED issues fresh summons against Himachal CM

    Updated On : Apr 13,2017   7:50 pm
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday issued fresh summons against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh for questioning in a money laundering case after he failed to appear before it during the day, an official said. View More..

In today's India, the mind is not without fear: Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt

    Updated On : Apr 13,2017   12:20 pm
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) In a nation where Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore wrote "Where The Mind Is Without Fear" -- a stirring ode recited with immense pride by India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru -- filmmaker Vikram Bhatt believes the golden words now are "unfortunately not true". View More..