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.

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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

Shoot for 'Hate Story 4' starts in London

    Updated On : Sep 21,2017   1:46 pm
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The shooting for the fourth installment of the "Hate Story" franchise has started in London. View More..

Bhumi Pednekar takes her work very seriously: Neeraj Sood (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Sep 20,2017   5:22 pm
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) After working with Bhumi Pednekar in "Shubh Mangal Saavdhan", actor Neeraj Sood has praised the actress, saying she takes her work very seriously. View More..

Vishal's 'Sandakozhi 2' officially launched

    Updated On : Sep 20,2017   3:30 pm
Chennai, Sep 20 (IANS) Basking in the success of Tamil thriller "Thupparivaalan", actor Vishal on Wednesday began work on his next Tamil outing "Sandakozhi 2". View More..

Humiliated at school for not depositing fee, UP boy ends life

    Updated On : Sep 19,2017   8:14 pm
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) In a tragic incident, a Class IX student in Pilibhit in Uttar Pradesh hanged himself from a tree after being punished and humiliated by school teachers and staff for not being able to deposit the fees in time, police said. View More..

'Thupparivaalan' mints over Rs. 10 crore in opening weekend

    Updated On : Sep 18,2017   10:26 am
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) Vishals Tamil investigative drama "Thupparivaalan", in which he plays a Sherlock Holmes-kind of detective, has grossed over Rs. 10 crore in its opening weekend in Tamil Nadu, according to trade pundits. View More..

Stardom is more accessible today: Anushka Sharma (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Sep 16,2017   11:34 am
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) In a career spanning less than a decade in Bollywood, known to be a tough space for outsiders, Anushka Sharma has carved a niche by slipping into a variety of roles with ease. The actress-producer says, as compared to earlier times, stardom is more accessible today. View More..

Kangana Ranaut kisses Raghav Juyal on TV show (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Sep 15,2017   6:00 pm
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut kissed Raghav Juyal on his cheek during an appearance on dance reality show "Dance + Season 3". View More..

New global status for snow leopard will help conservation: Experts

    Updated On : Sep 14,2017   5:50 pm
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The highly elusive snow leopard, also found in India's alpine and high-altitude regions of the Himalayas, got a new global protection and conservation status on Thursday that found favour internationally but was criticised by Indian wildlife advocates. View More..

Seven of Ghaziabad family booked for Rs 50-crore cheating

    Updated On : Sep 13,2017   9:08 pm
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Seven members of a Ghaziabad family have been booked on charge of duping over 50 persons of Rs 50 crore through Ponzi schemes, police said on Wednesday. View More..

Politics won't be an alternative career, says Vishal

    Updated On : Sep 13,2017   2:26 pm
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) Actor Vishal, who is gearing up for the release of his Tamil crime thriller "Thupparivaalan", says he has political ambitions and would take the plunge when the need arises. However, he says he doesn't see it as an alternative career option. View More..

Poaching pushes waterfowl species to brink of extinction

    Updated On : Sep 13,2017   12:04 pm
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Crossing national and international boundaries, millions of migratory birds descend on India to avoid the extreme winter chill in their native habitats. Many of them never return to their breeding grounds, say ornithologists. View More..

Hockey colts take part in six-week national camp

    Updated On : Sep 11,2017   6:32 pm
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) Ahead of next month's 7th Sultan of Johor Cup in Malaysia, a 37-member junior men's hockey team on Monday reported at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre to take part in the six-week national coaching camp here. View More..

Barun Sobti enjoyed learning tips, tricks about football

    Updated On : Sep 11,2017   4:54 pm
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) Actor Barun Sobti, who has been trained by professionals for football for the upcoming film "Tu Hai Mera Sunday", says he enjoyed learning the tips and tricks of the sport. View More..

All states gain if rivers linked through waterways: Expert

    Updated On : Sep 10,2017   8:32 pm
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) A lot of water has gone under the bridge since the idea of interlinking of rivers was first mooted during the tenure of first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. The project which has undergone several transformations since then is yet to take shape on ground, with states perennially bickering over their share of water. View More..

Bengaluru pianist jumps to death from Mumbai highrise

    Updated On : Sep 09,2017   9:38 pm
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) A pianist from Bengaluru jumped to death from a highrise building in suburban Bandra on Saturday morning, police said here. View More..

Explosives seized in Darjeeling hills, police claim GJM hand

    Updated On : Sep 08,2017   7:16 pm
Darjeeling, Sep 8 (IANS) A large amount of explosives, IED-making equipment and ammunition were seized from West Bengal's Darjeeling district on Friday and police claimed to have found links of numerous Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) activists in the case. View More..

Amitabh Bachchan praises Marathi cinema

    Updated On : Sep 07,2017   2:48 pm
Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised Marathi cinema and says it has taken a "great stride" over the years. View More..

Fishing cat faces extinction threat in India

    Updated On : Sep 07,2017   12:12 pm
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The elusive and endangered fishing cat -- almost twice the size of a house cat -- is under significant threat of local extinction in India and Sri Lanka, a US-based Indian biologist has warned. View More..

Festival rounds for 'Tu Hain Mera Sunday' surprised director

    Updated On : Sep 06,2017   5:24 pm
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) "Tu Hai Mera Sunday" director Milind Dhaimade says he was quite surprised when the light-hearted movie did its share of film festival rounds. View More..

Vishal-Shekhar support conference to amplify music's future

    Updated On : Sep 06,2017   1:08 pm
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Composer duo Vishal-Shekhar have lent support to All About Music, a platform curated to put the spotlight on the potential of the Indian music industry. View More..