Vikram Biography

Vikram, South Indian Actor, Tamil Film Star, Tamil Film Star, Telugu Actor, Tamil Actor, Telugu Movies, Tamil CinemaVikram is popular hero who has shown his acting talent in numerous super hit Tamil films. He was born on April 17, 1966 at Paramakudi in Ramnad district of Tamil Nadu.

Vikram completed his basic education from Montfort Boys Anglo-Indian higher secondary School at Yercaud, Salem and he joined Loyola College in Chennai.

During school days he was active in extracurricular activities and wanted to become a film star.

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Vikram made entry in film industry with the film Meera in 1990. He gave superb performance in blockbuster film, 'Sethu' in 1999. Vikram's second successful film was Dhill, released in 2001.

After that, Vikram acted in Gemini (2002) Dhool and Saamy released in 2003, all were super hit movie where his performance was highly applauded.

Some of the best movies of Vikram are; Dhruvam, Sethu, Dhill, Kasi, Dhool, Saamy, Gemini, Pithamagan, Anniyan and Bheema.

Vikram appeared in Bollywood film Aparichit which was dubbed version of Tamil film Anniyan.

Vikram, South Indian Actor, Tamil Film Star, Tamil Film Star, Telugu Actor, Tamil Actor, Telugu Movies, Tamil Cinema Anniyan was also dubbed in French, the first Tamil film to do so. Vikram grabbed Filmfare Special Jury Award and Tamil Nadu State Film Special Jury Award for Best Actor for Sethu in 1999. Then he got Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award in 2001 for Kasi.

In 2002, he was credited with ITFA Best Actor Award for Gemini. In 2003 he grabbed National Film Award for Best Actor and Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for Pithamagan. In 2005, he was honoured with Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award and Special Honour Jury Award for Anniyan.

In 2010, he bagged Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award and Vijay Award for Best Actor for Raavanan. In 2011, he received Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor of South and Vijay Award for Best Actor, for Deiva Thirumagal.

Besides acting, Vikram is involved in film-making with credits as a playback singer and assistant director. Vikram got married to Shailaja at Guruvayoor in an event where dozens of couples married at the same time in the same place.

Currently Vikram and Amy Jackson starrer "I" is the upcoming movie and will hit the theatres on 09th January 2015."I" is directed by Shankar who also directed Anniyan starring VIkram and Sadha in leads.



Vikram Latest News

India 'attractive' location for global filmmakers

    Updated On : Mar 20,2019   2:54 pm
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) With films like "Period. End Of Sentence" and "Village Rockstars" from India's interiors reaching international audiences, the country is becoming one of the favourite destinations for global filmmakers. The Film Facilitation Office (FFO), with the support of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, is easing the process of filming in India that is empowering the local ecosystem and tourism. View More..

India hints won't attend April's Belt and Road forum

    Updated On : Mar 20,2019   11:42 am
Beijing, March 20 (IANS) India cannot be a part of China's Belt and Road Initiative as it ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and territorial integrity, Indian envoy to Beijing has said. View More..

BJP to drop all 10 sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh

    Updated On : Mar 19,2019   11:16 pm
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The BJP will change all its 10 sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh, party General Secretary and state in charge Anil Jain said on Tuesday. View More..

Netflix to cater to big appetite for Indian content

    Updated On : Mar 19,2019   6:48 pm
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Indians' appetite for local content on streaming sites is growing and Netflix is giving exactly what its members from the country want - India original content. View More..

Aircraft carrier, nuke sub used to deter Pakistan

    Updated On : Mar 17,2019   7:06 pm
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) It was not only the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Army that were pressed into action against Pakistan after the Pulwama attack but also the Navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, nuclear and conventional submarines and several warships deployed on the western maritime frontier in an aggressive posture. View More..

Congress loses 8th Telangana legislator to TRS

    Updated On : Mar 17,2019   6:24 pm
Hyderabad, March 17 (IANS) The crisis in Telangana's main opposition Congress deepened further on Sunday with another legislator deciding to join the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS). View More..

Congress demoralised after losing 6 MLAs to TRS

    Updated On : Mar 15,2019   6:12 pm
Hyderabad, March 15 (IANS) With six MLAs crossing over to the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) in the last 15 days, the opposition Congress party in Telangana looks demoralised ahead of next month's Lok Sabha elections. View More..

London Book Fair's India Pavilion focuses on Gandhi

    Updated On : Mar 13,2019   2:46 pm
London, March 13 (IANS) With a special focus on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, the India Pavilion at the ongoing London Book Fair is displaying the digitised version of the 'Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi' and titles on Indian culture, history and folklore. View More..

SC may hear plea against poll road shows, bike rallies on March 15

    Updated On : Mar 11,2019   8:30 pm
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a PIL seeking to prohibit road shows and motorbike rallies by political parties during campaigning for the Lok Sabha polls as they violate law and breach of instructions issued by the Election Commission. View More..

Congress to stay away from Telangana Council polls

    Updated On : Mar 11,2019   4:56 pm
Hyderabad, March 11 (IANS) Telangana's main opposition Congress on Monday decided to boycott the elections to state Legislative Council scheduled on Tuesday in protest against the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi's resorting to "engineering defections". View More..

'Post Pulwama narrative will sustain till LS elections'

    Updated On : Mar 09,2019   9:20 pm
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The post Pulwama narrative with its emphasis on nationalism will by and large sustain till the April-May general elections, a cross-section of people across the country said on Saturday but there were some notable voices of dissent that lamented that burning economic issues will be relegated to the backburner. View More..

Vikram Usendi named Chhattisgarh BJP chief

    Updated On : Mar 08,2019   7:46 pm
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday appointed Vikram Usendi as the chief of the party's Chhattisgarh unit. View More..

HC stays trial court order framing charges against Dhinakaran

    Updated On : Mar 08,2019   1:08 pm
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) In an interim relief to sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran, the Delhi High Court on Friday stayed a trial court order regarding framing of charges against him in a case of bribery involving the party's "Two Leaves" symbol. View More..

Knew I had to portray Albert Pinto with respect, heart: Manav Kaul

    Updated On : Mar 07,2019   2:06 pm
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Actor Manav Kaul, who has portrayed a character played by Naseeruddin Shah in the original "Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai", says he knew it was a role he had to handle with care in the film's remake. View More..

Data breach: Telangana HC dismisses IT Grids CEO's plea

    Updated On : Mar 04,2019   5:31 pm
Hyderabad, March 4 (IANS) The Telangana High Court here on Monday dismissed a habeas corpus petition, filed by the CEO of Hyderabad-based IT Grids (India) Pvt. Ltd, in an alleged data theft case after four employees of the company informed the court they had not been arrested by the police. View More..

Congress accuses TRS of engineering defections

    Updated On : Mar 03,2019   10:22 pm
Hyderabad, March 3 (IANS) The Telangana state Congress staged a sit-in at the Assembly premises, here on Sunday, protesting against the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) for allegedly engineering defections in the opposition party. View More..

Higher reaches of Uttarakhand receive snowfall

    Updated On : Mar 03,2019   11:46 am
Dehradun, March 3 (IANS) The higher reaches of Uttarakhand received fresh snowfall, the Met Department said on Sunday. View More..

For Congress, contesting Lok Sabha polls appears to be uphill task (News Analysis)

    Updated On : Mar 01,2019   11:06 am
Shimla, March 1 (IANS) For the Congress party leadership in BJP-ruled Himachal Pradesh, contesting the parliamentary polls appears to be an uphill task. View More..

Tabu to be honoured at LA Indian Film Festival

    Updated On : Feb 28,2019   10:16 pm
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) National Award winning actress Tabu will be honoured at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles in April. View More..

Patriotic films on a new 'high' in Bollywood

    Updated On : Feb 28,2019   8:36 pm
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The 'josh' for patriotic films is 'high' in Bollywood. After the success of "Uri: The Surgical Strike", Hindi movie buffs can gear up to watch "Kesari", "Major", "RAW", "Batla House", "Panipat", "Saare Jahaan Se Accha", "Mission Mangal", "'83" and a biopic on Kargil war hero Vikram Batra, among others. View More..