Vishal Biography

Vishal in Chellame
Name: Vishal Krishna Reddy
Date of Birth: 29 August 1977
Family: Father- Tamil Film Producer G.K Reddy
Education: B.Sc., Visual Communication at Loyola College.

Vishal Krishna Reddy is a young hero of Tamil film industry. He has showed his acting talent in action movies and performed lead role in majority of the films.

More On Kollywood

Kollywood Upcoming Movies
Kollywood Stars Biography
Kollywood Stars Latest Event Gallery
Kollywood Top 10 Songs

Vishal was born on 29 August 1977 in family of a Tamil Film producer G. K. Reddy in Andhra Pradesh. His mother tongue is Telugu and he is brought up in Chennai where he did his education at Don Bosco School and Loyola College.

Vishal in Chellame Vishal has strong liking for direction and got an offer of apprenticeship with Ram GopalVarma. He had to reject this offer because his parents did not allow him to go to Mumbai and live far from home. He later joined actor-director Arjun Sarja as an assistant and entered into the film industry.

Vishal made his debut in Chellamae, with ReemaSen a blockbuster movie. Since then he did many successful films. His consecutive films Sandakozhi and Thimiru were also applauded by viewers.

He has done some sophomoric Tamil movies where the hero comes off triumphant after concurrently fighting with armed thugs.  In Telugu films, he has acted with heroines like Iliana and Nayanatara and Trisha.

Vishal Latest News

There's lawlessness in India: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj

    Updated On : Feb 23,2017   3:22 pm
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj feels that one can get away with anything in India, and says "there is no respect for law and no law enforcement" in the country. View More..

Tackling pollution, investing in renewables will help India's economy: UNEP chief Erik Solheim

    Updated On : Feb 23,2017   12:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) India has some of the most polluted cities in the world. It also needs to create jobs. So it is not rocket science to figure out that tackling pollution and shifting investment towards renewables will help India's economy. For this, the Indian government needs to provide a conducive legislative framework and its financial markets and outside investors need to step in, says United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director Erik Solheim. View More..

Vishal Bhardwaj wants to work with Kareena again

    Updated On : Feb 22,2017   1:02 pm
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who worked with Kareena Kapoor Khan in Saif Ali Khan and Ajay Devgn starrer "Omkara", has expressed his desire to work with the actress again. View More..

Himachal saves brilliantly plumaged western tragopan from extinction

    Updated On : Feb 22,2017   10:32 am
Shimla, Feb 22 (IANS) As the population of the western tragopan, a brilliantly-coloured Asian pheasant species, hovers on the brink of extinction globally, Himachal Pradesh is engaged in breeding its state bird in captivity. View More..

Media attacks orchestrated to harm Infosys reputation: Sikka

    Updated On : Feb 21,2017   8:58 pm
Bengaluru, Feb 21 (IANS) Terming media stories on Panaya acquisition false and malicious, Infosys Chief Executive Vishal Sikka told its employees that the attacks were orchestrated by people hell-bent on harming their reputation. View More..

'Rangoon' role not based on anybody living or dead: Kangana

    Updated On : Feb 21,2017   3:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, whose character in the forthcoming film "Rangoon" is said to be loosely based on actress-stunt woman Fearless Nadia, says her role is not based on any real-life person. View More..

Hundreds of Delhi University retirees deprived of pension

    Updated On : Feb 21,2017   2:04 pm
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) An administrative botch-up has deprived hundreds of Delhi University (DU) retirees of their pension since 2014, with the varsity telling a court here that it cannot abide by an August 2016 order to pay as it doesn't have the money to do so. The case will now be taken up on April 17. View More..

Infosys refutes whistleblower's charges on Panaya deal

    Updated On : Feb 20,2017   10:56 pm
Bengaluru, Feb 20 (IANS) Global software major Infosys on Monday refuted charges by an anonymous whistleblower, who alleged that its executives had personal interests in buying the US-based Panaya firm for $200 million in February 2015. View More..

Shahid Kapoor's 'best birthday ever'

    Updated On : Feb 20,2017   3:58 pm
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who will turn 36 on February 25, had a pre-birthday party here with wife Mira and a host of his friends from Bollywood. He had the "best" time, he says. View More..

Expecting 'Rangoon' to be film of the year: Kareena

    Updated On : Feb 20,2017   1:06 pm
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan is expecting "Rangoon", which features her husband Saif Ali Khan, to become one of the best films of this year. View More..

Contemporary art exhibition in Delhi gives emotions new definition

    Updated On : Feb 19,2017   10:08 pm
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Emotions found a new definition at the recently concluded "The Open Hand" by the Gujral Foundation, where artists from the Indian sub-continent showcased a series of contemporary art mixed with a touch of science. View More..

Bollywood Music Project to debut in Delhi

    Updated On : Feb 18,2017   6:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Bollywood Music Project, the debut edition of which enthralled music aficionados in Mumbai, will be held in the capital next month. View More..

I am no 'Sanghi', there will be no seat cut: JNU Vice-Chancellor (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Feb 18,2017   1:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) There will be no seat cuts in M.Phil and Ph.D courses and there is no reason for anyone to be agitating for the revocation of the UGC Gazette order of May 2016, says JNU Vice-Chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar. View More..

'Rangoon' has my most heroic character: Shahid Kapoor (Lead, correcting headline)

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   3:56 pm
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a soldier of the British Indian Army in Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming historical war drama "Rangoon", says it is one of the most heroic characters he has ever played in a film so far. View More..

'Rangoon' has my most most heroic character: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   1:18 pm
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a soldier of the British Indian Army in Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming historical war drama "Rangoon", says it is one of the most heroic characters he has ever played in a film so far. View More..

Wild animals don't want trouble from humans: Biologist George Schaller

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   12:04 pm
Sairopa (Kullu), Feb 17 (IANS) Animals in the wild mostly avoid any encounters with humans - and when they do attack people, it is usually in self-defence, says legendary field biologist George Schaller. View More..

Labourer found dead in Bengal

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   10:02 pm
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) A young man working as a labourer at a scrap shop was found dead in East Kolkata's Anandapur, police said on Wednesday. View More..

Gwalior youth getting training in ISI camp across border?

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   8:24 pm
Gwalior, Feb 15 (IANS) A youth of Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior city -- who was reported missing for the last three months -- is suspected to have crossed the border and is getting training at an Inter Services Intelligence camp in Pakistan, informed sources said on Wednesday. View More..

I-League: East Bengal held by Lajong at home

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   7:02 pm
Siliguri, Feb 15 (IANS) League leaders East Bengal dropped points at home for the second game in a row as they played out a 1-1 draw against Shillong Lajong in an I-League tie at the Kanchenjunga Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

Women superior to men in many ways, says Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   1:14 pm
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who has a daughter with wife Mira Rajput, finds women superior to men in many ways. View More..