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

Rs 60,000 hashish seized in Kolkata, two arrested

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   8:54 pm
Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) After its crackdown on multiple drug peddlers in the city, Kolkata Police arrested two more drug dealers and seized charas (hashish) worth Rs 60,000 from them, an officer said on Friday. View More..

Musical evening planned for Will Smith in Mumbai

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   2:38 pm
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Bollywood composers Vishal-Shekhar have been entrusted with the task of treating Hollywood star Will Smith to a musical evening during his India visit next week. View More..

It's poop heat in Kenyan slums -- and business too (Environment Feature)

    Updated On : Dec 14,2017   12:04 pm
Nairobi, Dec 14 (IANS) It's really not a dirty business. They have adopted a simple, clean technology that turns human waste into an odourless renewable alternative to charcoal, which locals use to ignite their hearths and to keep themselves warm. View More..

'Grilled' winner gets Rs 1.5 cr investment for food start-up

    Updated On : Dec 12,2017   7:20 pm
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Munaf Kapadia, who won reality TV series "Grilled", says the show was a crash course in restaurant management for him. He is looking forward to start working on setting up his two-and-a-half-year-old concept of The Bohri Kitchen with the prize. View More..

Warburg Pincus to acquire 20% stake in Airtel's DTH arm for $350 million

    Updated On : Dec 12,2017   6:22 pm
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Bharti Airtel and Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm, on Tuesday announced that an affiliate of Warburg Pincus will acquire up to a 20 per cent equity stake in Bharti Telemedia Limited, the DTH arm of Airtel, for approximately $350 million. View More..

Jonita Gandhi, Vishal Bhardwaj collaborate for theme song

    Updated On : Dec 12,2017   1:36 pm
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Singer Jonita Gandhi and music composer-filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj have collaborated for a theme song for a TV channel. The artistes also shot a promotional video of the song featuring TV actors. View More..

High time to improve building energy efficiency: UN-backed report

    Updated On : Dec 12,2017   1:28 pm
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) It's high time to improve energy efficiency of the buildings across the globe to reach the climate change goals under the 2015 Paris Agreement, a UN-backed report has said. View More..

High mercury levels found even in UN global policy makers

    Updated On : Dec 10,2017   1:38 pm
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) In a scary revelation, an international study detected neuro-toxic metal mercury levels above health alert thresholds in over half of the policy decision-makers tested at a UN summit this year. View More..

Delhi Medical Association wants Max Hospital licence restored, warns of strike

    Updated On : Dec 09,2017   10:22 pm
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Terming the Delhi government's decision to cancel the license of Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, "irrational and autocratic" after it erroneously declared a newborn dead, the Delhi Medical Association (DMA) on Saturday urged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to revoke the order or else threatened to go on strike. View More..

R.K.Nagar assembly constituency's returning officer changed

    Updated On : Dec 09,2017   8:52 pm
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) The Election Commission on Saturday ordered change of Returning Officer for Tamil Nadu's Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency, where the bypoll will be held on December 21, said an official. View More..

I always try using music as part of film's narration: Vishal Bhardwaj (Lead, correcting intro)

    Updated On : Dec 09,2017   6:44 pm
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) His core desire was just to sing his heart out, but filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, in the later stage of his life, utilised his sense of music in a much meaningful manner in storytelling. View More..

I always try using music as part of film's narration: Vishal Bhardwaj

    Updated On : Dec 09,2017   3:42 pm
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) His corse desire was just to sing his heart out, but filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, in the later stage of his life, utilised his sense of music in a much meaningful manner in storytelling. View More..

Actor Vishal mourns the death of democracy

    Updated On : Dec 07,2017   8:18 pm
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Tamil actor Vishal Krishna can't get over the shock of his nomination papers for the bypolls in Chennai being rejected. View More..

God save my country from anarchy, says actor Vishal

    Updated On : Dec 07,2017   6:28 pm
Chennai, Dec 7 (IANS) Actor Vishal Krishna, whose nomination papers to contest in the December 21, 2017 by-election to the Radhakrishnan Nagar assembly constituency were rejected, prayed to the Almighty to save India. View More..

UN Environment Assembly passes resolutions to make world pollution-free

    Updated On : Dec 07,2017   4:30 pm
Nairobi, Dec 7 (IANS) The United Nations Environment Assembly has passed 13 non-binding resolutions and three decisions to rid the planet of pollutants, officials said on Thursday. View More..

Indian actress Dia Mirza opens her heart for plastic waste

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   11:08 pm
Nairobi, Dec 6 (IANS) Indian actress-producer Dia Mirza on Wednesday said she has replaced a large amount of plastic from her life. She's using toothbrush that is not made of plastic but a bamboo one. And she believes in refilling bottles for quenching her thirst, even in plush hotels. View More..

Infosys settles severance pact with ex-CFO Bansal

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   11:08 pm
Bengaluru, Dec 6 (IANS) Software major Infosys had settled the severance pact with its former Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Rajiv Bansal who quit the company in October 2015, said the IT major on Wednesday. View More..

Vishal submits petition to CEO, tweets to President, PM

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   9:24 pm
Chennai, Dec 6 (IANS) Actor Vishal Krishna on Wednesday met the Chief Electoral Officer of Tamil Nadu and submitted a petition to review his nomination papers filed for the December 21 by-election for the Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency. View More..

193 nations pledge to move ahead for pollution-free planet

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   9:16 pm
Nairobi, Dec 6 (IANS) Moving towards a pollution-free planet, 193 nations on Wednesday unanimously asked the United Nations Environment to submit a plan linked to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for execution by its next assembly in 2019. View More..

Beijing airport sets out on 'green' journey

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   7:44 pm
Nairobi, Dec 6 (IANS) Beijing Capital International Airport, China's largest with 94.39 million passengers passing through last year, is making steady progress towards greening its operations, but can do more to minimise its environmental impact, a new UN research said on Wednesday. View More..