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

'Sacred Games': Kashyap does a 'yay' on Rahul Gandhi's remark

    Updated On : Jul 15,2018   5:00 pm
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Anurag Kashyap has appreciated Congress President Rahul Gandhi's comment on freedom of expression as a fundamental democratic right, in the context of the filmmaker's web show "Sacred Games". However, filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar has questioned the politician. View More..

'Sacred Games': Kashyap does a 'yay' on Rahul Gandhi's comment

    Updated On : Jul 15,2018   3:52 pm
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Anurag Kashyap has appreciated Congress President Rahul Gandhi's comment on the freedom of expression as a fundamental democratic right, in the context of the filmmaker's web show "Sacred Games". View More..

Rs 1 cr ISRO's lithium ion cell technology gets overwhelming initial response

    Updated On : Jul 15,2018   1:02 pm
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) Over 130 companies have shown interest in the Indian space agency's lithium ion cell technology and the pre-application conference will be held on Tuesday, said a senior official. View More..

Freedom of expression fundamental democratic right: Rahul

    Updated On : Jul 14,2018   9:18 pm
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Breaking his silence over the "Sacred Games" web series, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the BJP and RSS believe the freedom of expression must be policed and controlled but he feels it is a fundamental democratic right. View More..

'Soorma': Unassumingly inspiring, heart-warming (IANS Review, Rating:***1/2)

    Updated On : Jul 13,2018   10:30 am
Film: "Soorma"; Director: Shaad Ali; Cast: Diljit Dosanjh, Taapsee Pannu, Angad Bedi, Kulbushan Kharbanda, Vijay Raaz, Mahabir Bhullar, Satish Kaushik; Rating: ***1/2 View More..

Having fun at work is important: Rohit Roy

    Updated On : Jul 12,2018   8:00 am
Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Actor Rohit Roy, currently seen in Vikram Bhatt's web series "Memories", says fun is important while working. View More..

Another Congress activist lodges complaint against 'Sacred Games'

    Updated On : Jul 12,2018   12:06 am
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Suresh Shyamal Gupta, the President of Youth Indian National Trade Union Congress' (INTUC) city wing lodged a complaint on Wednesday against over-the-top media services provider Netflix, Nawauddin Siddiqui and the producers of the new series "Sacred Games" for insulting the late Prime Minister Rajeev Gandhi. View More..

HC to hear plea against Netflix series on Thursday

    Updated On : Jul 11,2018   7:56 pm
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) A petition to seek the removal of certain content from the web series "Sacred Games" on the grounds of insulting former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi will come up for hearing in the Delhi High Court on Thursday. View More..

Plea filed against Netflix series for 'insulting' Rajiv Gandhi

    Updated On : Jul 11,2018   6:34 pm
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) A petition, filed in the Delhi High Court on Wednesday, seeks the removal of certain content from "Sacred Games," a web series by over-the-top media services provider Netflix, on the grounds of insulting former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. View More..

SC reserves verdict on former ISRO scientist's plea for probe into framing

    Updated On : Jul 11,2018   12:16 am
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on a petition by former ISRO senior scientist, S. Nambi Narayanan, seeking probe for being allegedly falsely implicated in an espionage case by the Kerala Police and other agencies. View More..

Bengal Congress activist files complaint against Nawazuddin, Netflix

    Updated On : Jul 10,2018   8:32 pm
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) A Congress activist in West Bengal filed a police complaint on Tuesday against actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and over-the-top media services provider Netflix, as also the makers of the web series "Sacred Games" for "insulting" and "abusing" former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. View More..

'Sacred Games' garners positive reviews worldwide

    Updated On : Jul 10,2018   7:08 pm
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Energetic, entertaining and replete with uncompromising performances. If international reviews of "Sacred Games" are anything to go by, the Mumbai-set drama on India's dark underworld has given Netflix a "strong start" for its local content in the country. View More..

Literature, art, culture to come alive at Bhutan's Mountain Echoes lit fest

    Updated On : Jul 10,2018   1:40 pm
Thimphu, July 10 (IANS) Majestic mountains, coupled with a spiritual setting, makes Bhutan's annual literary extravaganza -- the Mountain Echoes Literary Festival -- an exhilarating experience for its many visitors. View More..

Gangster Munna Bajrangi shot dead in UP jail, family claims conspiracy

    Updated On : Jul 09,2018   6:00 pm
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) Dreaded gangster Munna Bajrangi was shot dead inside a high security prison in Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh early on Monday, causing a major embarrassment to the Yogi Adityanath government. View More..

Netflix original 'Sacred Games' showcases Indian talent globally

    Updated On : Jul 09,2018   3:12 pm
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) The gritty and gripping "Sacred Games", the first original Indian mini-series by Netflix, not only has audiences binge-watching at home, but is showcasing Indian talent globally even as it arouses curiosity and a positive buzz across the 190 countries where it is available on the video streaming service. View More..

Radhika Apte, Manav in Netflix's horror series

    Updated On : Jul 09,2018   1:26 pm
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Popular internet entertainment service Netflix Inc will launch "Ghoul", its first Indian original horror series, on August 24. It will star Radhika Apte and Manav Kaul. View More..

Anupam lauds Kailash Kher for introducing new bands (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jul 08,2018   4:58 pm
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Veteran actor Anupam Kher has lauded singer-composer Kailash Kher for introducing two new bands to the world of music on his birthday. View More..

Rahul remembers Capt Vikram Batra, wishes Dhoni happy birthday

    Updated On : Jul 07,2018   9:12 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday remembered Captain Vikram Batra, who died during Kargil war and was awarded the Param Vir Chakra posthumously, on his death anniversary. View More..

India U-16 football team draws 1-1 against North Korea

    Updated On : Jul 07,2018   5:50 pm
China, July 7 (IANS) India's Under-16 team, which is on an exposure trip here played out a 1-1 draw against North Korea in their last match of the Four-Nation Hua Shan Cup CFA International Youth Football Tournament on Saturday. View More..

Want more musicals in India? Time to work on training, infrastructure

    Updated On : Jul 07,2018   2:24 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Shruti Sharma is pleased to narrate the classic tale of "Aladdin" with a 'desi' twist through Disney India's Broadway-style musical, and feels India is a treasure trove of many stories which can be translated in live musicals. But there are some hiccups. View More..