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

Music has power to start a revolution: Raghu Dixit

    Updated On : Oct 15,2017   4:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Singer-composer Raghu Dixit says music has the power to bring people together, inspire them and start a revolution. View More..

Played most complex character in 'The Hungry': Tisca Chopra

    Updated On : Oct 14,2017   8:44 pm
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) Actress Tisca Chopra, playing a pivotal role in the film 'The Hungry', says her character is quite "dark and complex", adding that working on a Shakespearian piece was on her wish list as an actor. View More..

'Hate Story 4' to release on March 2 next year

    Updated On : Oct 14,2017   3:22 pm
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) Actress Urvashi Rautela-starrer erotic thriller "Hate Story 4" will release in India on March 2, 2018. View More..

TN to cut entertainment tax by two per cent

    Updated On : Oct 13,2017   7:12 pm
Chennai, Oct 13 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government has decided to reduce the local entertainment tax by two per cent to eight per cent after talks with the movie industry, a Tamil Film Producers Council official said on Friday. View More..

No better victory of cinema: Bhardwaj on Aarushi verdict

    Updated On : Oct 13,2017   12:58 pm
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Vishal Bhardwaj says because of "Talvar", which he wrote and co-produced, the Aarushi Talwar murder case and its various investigation theories came to limelight once again. On the acquittal of the teenaged girl's parents in the case, the filmmaker says it's a victory of cinema. View More..

SRK is my childhood crush: Kalki

    Updated On : Oct 13,2017   3:06 am
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Actress Kalki Koechlin says she wishes to work on screen with all the Khans of Bollywood, but she has a softer corner for Shah Rukh Khan. View More..

Overwhelmed with Aarushi verdict: Vishal Bhardwaj

    Updated On : Oct 12,2017   6:20 pm
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, writer and co-producer of "Talvar" -- a film on the 2008 Aarushi Talwar murder case -- said he was relieved and overwhelmed that the teenaged girl's parents were acquitted in the case on Thursday. View More..

Irrfan got tensed for his new song

    Updated On : Oct 12,2017   4:28 pm
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Actor Irrfan Khan got tensed for his latest song "Jaan le lu teri", says its lyricist Rajshekhar. View More..

Whale shark victim of overfishing, may get global protection

    Updated On : Oct 12,2017   11:22 am
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Widespread overfishing is driving many shark species, including the world's largest living fish, the whale shark, to extinction, warn biologists. Its global status needs to be upgraded for protection and conservation. View More..

Four criminals held in Delhi

    Updated On : Oct 11,2017   9:24 pm
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Four members of the Vicky Jharodia gang -- who were wanted for crimes like murder, attempted murder, robberies, extortions and snatchings -- have been arrested in west Delhi, police said on Wednesday. View More..

You need hunger to succeed, passion to excel: Vishal Dadlani

    Updated On : Oct 11,2017   7:12 pm
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Singer-composer Vishal Dadlani, a food enthusiast who is a judge on new TV show "Grilled", says whether it is music or food, people must have hunger and passion to make it big in life. View More..

Samsung bullish on Indian tab market, unveils 'Galaxy Tab A 2017'

    Updated On : Oct 10,2017   2:34 pm
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) While the tablet shipments continue to dip in India, Samsung on Tuesday said the company is bullish on the future of tablets in the country and plans to introduce new products to give a wholesome experience to its consumers. View More..

In Himachal, Virbhadra, 83, prepares for battle, faces divided BJP (News Analysis)

    Updated On : Oct 10,2017   12:30 pm
Shimla, Oct 10 (IANS) After thwarting foes within, six-time Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, 83, is set to don battle gear once again with Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi declaring him the "commander" who will lead the party to victory. View More..

Great time to be in music business: Vishal Dadlani

    Updated On : Oct 08,2017   8:02 am
Mumbai, Oct 8 (IANS) Music composer Vishal Dadlani says the landscape of Indian music is changing with "lots of new artists and new styles" coming up. View More..

'Tu Hai Mera Sunday': Gem of a film (Review)

    Updated On : Oct 07,2017   2:52 pm
Film: "Tu Hai Mera Sunday"; Writer-Director: Milind Dhaimade; Cast: Barun Sobti, Shahana Goswami, Avinash Tiwari, Rasika Dugal, Nakul Bhalla, Pallavi Batra, Vishal Malhotra, Jay Upadhyay and Shiv Subramaniam; Rating: ****1/2 View More..

Double taxation row: No new film releases in Tamil Nadu

    Updated On : Oct 06,2017   2:04 pm
Chennai, Oct 6 (IANS) Theatres in Tamil Nadu on Friday didn't release any new film following the Tamil Nadu Film Producers Council's (TFPC) stiff opposition to the additional tax over and above the Goods and Services Tax (GST). View More..

'Tu Hai Mera Sunday': A unexpectedly moving sunshine film (IANS Review, Rating: ***)

    Updated On : Oct 06,2017   12:12 am
Film: "Tu Hai Mera Sunday"; Director: Milind Dhaimade; Cast: Barun Sobti, Shahana Goswami, Vishal Malhotra, Rasika Duggal, Avinash Tiwary, Maanvi Gagroo, Jay Upadhyay, Nakul Bhalla, Shiv Subrahmanyam; Rating: *** View More..

Shahid Mallya feels lucky to constantly get songs to sing

    Updated On : Oct 05,2017   5:06 pm
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Singer Shahid Mallya, who shot to fame with the 2011 song "Rabba main toh mar gaya oye", says he feels lucky and happy to be able to bag songs one after the other. View More..

FC Pune City upbeat about longer ISL season

    Updated On : Oct 04,2017   6:34 pm
Pune, Oct 4 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) franchise FC Pune City CEO Gaurav Modwel has said that a longer league means players would show more commitment and join clubs with a long-term vision than just a stint. View More..

No new Tamil films will release: Producers Council

    Updated On : Oct 04,2017   10:06 am
Chennai, Oct 4 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Film Producers Council on Wednesday said no new Tamil films will release on Friday onwards until the state government removes the additional 10 per cent tax over and above the GST. View More..