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

Why do bystanders look on as people get stabbed?

    Updated On : Sep 24,2016   12:04 pm
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Earlier this week, Delhi's residents witnessed two completely different versions of crimes of passion. The suppressed rage of a spurned lover and a psychotic stalker spilled out into the streets and left everyone stupified. View More..

'Banjo': tedious, but brave (IANS Movie Review, Rating: ***)

    Updated On : Sep 23,2016   11:46 pm
Film: 'Banjo'; Director: Ravi Jadhav; Starring: Riteish Deshmukh, Nargis Fakhri; Rating:*** View More..

'Banjo': Earnest but cliche ridden (IANS Movie Review, Rating: **1/2)

    Updated On : Sep 23,2016   7:08 pm
Film: "Banjo"; Director: Ravi Jadhav; Cast: Riteish Deshmukh, Nargis Fakhri, Dharmesh Yelande, Raja Menon, Aditya Kumar, Mohan Kapur, Luke Kenny; Rating: **1/2 View More..

Bengaluru FC in AFC Cup football semis

    Updated On : Sep 21,2016   8:32 pm
Singapore Sep 21 (IANS) Bengaluru FC qualified for the semi-finals of the AFC Cup by eking out a goalless draw against Tampines Rovers in the second leg at the Jalan Besar Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

Vishal Dadlani apologises to 'friend' Tarun Sagar

    Updated On : Sep 21,2016   6:10 pm
Chandigarh, Sep 21 (IANS) Bollywood music composer Vishal Dadlani met Jain monk Tarun Sagar here on Wednesday and apologised to him in person for his sarcastic tweet on the spiritual figure that had stirred up a controversy last month. He said they are friends now. View More..

Militants should get fair share of hearing: Buddhist monk (Sep 21 is International Day of Peace)

    Updated On : Sep 21,2016   2:42 pm
Leh, Sep 21 (IANS) Buddhist spiritual leader and active globetrotting environmentalist the Gyalwang Drukpa wants militants to get a fair share of hearing to present their side of the picture. View More..

Excited to reunite with 'Mundasupatti' director: Vishnu Vishal

    Updated On : Sep 21,2016   2:02 pm
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actor-producer Vishnu Vishal and director Ramkumar, who had previously worked together in the 2014 Tamil comedy "Mundasupatti", are set to reunite for a yet-untitled project. View More..

Mayur Verma to be part of 'Bigg Boss' (TV Snippets)

    Updated On : Sep 20,2016   5:52 pm
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) TV actor Mayur Verma, known for his role in "Swaragini", says he will be seen in the upcoming tenth season of the controversial reality show "Bigg Boss". View More..

This 'rockstar monk' is crooning songs of gender equality (Feature)

    Updated On : Sep 20,2016   12:16 pm
Leh, Sep 20 (IANS) There is a "rockstar monk" crooning the song of gender equality and harmony, of saving the Himalayas for the future -- cycling down the treacherous mountains and preaching another religion. View More..

Vinay Rai joins Vishal's 'Thupparivaalan'

    Updated On : Sep 19,2016   1:16 pm
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actor Vinay Rai, who has worked in films such as "Unnale Unnale" and "Endrendrum Punnagai", has been roped in to play a pivotal role in Vishal-starrer Tamil crime thriller "Thupparivaalan". View More..

Five of family killed in Allahabad

    Updated On : Sep 18,2016   3:48 pm
Lucknow, Sep 18 (IANS) Five persons of a family were hacked to death in Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Sunday. View More..

Latham, Williamson propel New Zealand to 324/7 vs Mumbai

    Updated On : Sep 16,2016   6:08 pm
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Riding on half centuries from skipper Kane Williamson (50 not out) and opener Tom Latham (55), New Zealand declared their first innings at 324/7 as most of the other batsmen got decent starts on the opening day of the three-day practice game against Ranji Trophy champions Mumbai here on Friday. View More..

Actor-filmmaker Bhagyaraj lands vital role in 'Thupparivaalan'

    Updated On : Sep 15,2016   3:26 pm
Chennai, Sep 15 (IANS) Popular actor-filmmaker K. Bhagyaraj is said to have been roped in to play a pivotal role in Mysskin's next Tamil directorial "Thupparivaalan", which will go on the floors next month. View More..

Here's how India's liberalisation changed lives, lifestyles

    Updated On : Sep 15,2016   12:20 pm
Chandigarh, Sep 15 (IANS) Author-journalist Ashwini Bhatnagar's fourth book -- and first work of fiction -- is bang on time in terms of topicality. View More..

Leh gears up for Buddhist 'Kumbh of Himalayas'

    Updated On : Sep 14,2016   11:46 am
Leh, Sep 14 (IANS) A once-in-12-years carnival of Buddhist spirituality, culture and tradition -- and a grand congregation of Drukpa masters -- is set to begin this week at the 17th century Hemis monastery of Drukpa lineage, the largest such in the Himalayas. View More..

Shekhar Ravjiani overwhelmed with response from foreign audience

    Updated On : Sep 11,2016   6:06 pm
Singapore, Sep 11 (IANS) Shekhar Ravjiani paid a musical tribute to his mentor Jagjit Singh here. Overwhelmed by the response, the singer-composer says it was the blessings of the late singer that made the show special. View More..

DUSU: ABVP bags three top posts, NSUI one

    Updated On : Sep 10,2016   6:06 pm
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The BJP-affiliated ABVP on Saturday won three top posts of the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU), leaving one to the Congress-backed NSUI. The ABVP had swept all four seats both in 2014 and 2015. View More..

DUSU polls: ABVP bags three top posts, NSUI one

    Updated On : Sep 10,2016   3:08 pm
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The BJP-affiliated ABVP has won three top posts of the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU), it was announced on Saturday. The Congress-backed National Students Union of India (NSUI) got one seat. View More..

Drugs and narcotics batter Himachal youth, courts concerned

    Updated On : Sep 10,2016   11:58 am
Shimla, Sep 10 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh, like neighbouring Punjab, is facing a deadly menace -- drugs and narcotics. In just three months, 274 narcotic-related cases were registered and 320 people were arrested, police records show. View More..

No qualms in playing father onscreen: Vishal Singh

    Updated On : Sep 09,2016   4:56 pm
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Actor Vishal Singh, who will next be seen as Naitik in the popular soap opera "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai", says he has no inhibitions in playing a father to grown-up children on screen. View More..