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Vijay Sethupathi Age, Family, Biography, Wifi, Net Worth

Vijay Sethupathi Age, Family, Biography, Wifi, Net Worth

In the realm of South Indian cinema, the name Vijay Sethupathi resonates loudly. He has carved out a formidable reputation, not just as a gifted actor but also as a prolific producer, talented lyricist, and skilled dialogue writer. Vijaya Gurunatha Sethupathi Kalimathu, as he is formally known, is the complete package in the world of cinema.

Vijay Sethupathi

Vijay's performances have consistently earned him acclaim and adoration. Every time he ventures into uncharted territory with his acting, he emerges triumphant. For the past decade, Vijay Sethupathi has been an integral part of the Tamil film industry. During this time, he has also made notable appearances in Malayalam and Telugu films. However, it was movies like "Vikramvedha," "96," and "Super Deluxe" that catapulted him to stardom even in regions where Hindi is predominantly spoken.

Today, Vijay Sethupathi stands tall as one of the most highly sought-after and top-earning stars in the South Indian film industry.

Full Name   Vijaya Gurunatha Sethupathi
Nickname Vijaya Sethupathi
Date of Birth 16 January 1978
School MGR Higher Secondary School, Kodambakkam, Chennai
Profession Actor
Category Wiki
Official Instagram id https://www.instagram.com/vijayasethupathi

Born in Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu, Vijay Sethupathi has painstakingly built his distinctive identity through relentless effort and resilience. His acting prowess isn't limited by geographical boundaries; it is recognized globally as the epitome of excellence. Vijay, despite lacking prior experience in the film industry, fearlessly pursued his dreams. He began by portraying minor characters, eventually becoming the heartbeat of the masses. His stellar contributions have earned him numerous accolades, including the Tamil Nadu State Film Award, the Edition Award, and the South Filmfare Award.

Vijay Sethupathi Age/ Biodata

Vijaya Gurunatha, better known as Vijay Sethupathi, is an Indian actor, producer, songwriter, and lyricist renowned for his work in the Tamil film industry. Here is some basic information about Vijay Sethupathi.

Age 45 Years (as of 2023)
Religion Hinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Birth Place Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu, India
Date of Birth 16 January 1978
Nationality Indian
Residence Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu, India
Home Town Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu, India
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Hobbies Waching Movies, Travelling, Gymming, and Playing Sports

Vijay Sethupathi Career

Vijay Sethupathi's journey in the world of cinema began when he played the role of a boxing spectator in the 2004 Tamil sports drama film "M. Kumaran Son of Mahalakshmi." This marked his initial foray into the film industry. In 2006, he broadened his horizons by joining a theater group in Chennai, opening the door to a multitude of opportunities.

His early career included appearances in various short films and television shows, but a significant turning point arrived when he auditioned for a role in the Dhanush-starrer "Pudhupettai," where he portrayed Dhanush's friend. Subsequently, he secured minor roles in films such as "Lee" in 2007, as well as in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam productions, including "Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu" in 2009 and "Naan Mahaan Alla" in 2010.

It was Santhenthiran who recommended Vijay Sethupathi for the film "Thenmerku Paruvakaatru," directed by Seenu Ramasamy, which marked his first leading role. The film made a significant impact, earning three National Film Awards, including the coveted Best Tamil Feature Film accolade, upon its release in December 2010.

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Following this breakthrough, Vijay Sethupathi's film career skyrocketed, featuring memorable roles in movies such as "Pizza," "Rummy," "Sethupathi," "Pannaiyarum Padminiyum," and "Soodhu Kavvum." However, it was his portrayal of the antagonist Vedha in the 2017 South Indian film "Vikram Vedha" that catapulted him to nationwide fame, extending his popularity well beyond the confines of South India.

Physical Appearance of Vijay Sethupathi

Height (Approx.) centimeters- 175 cm
meters- 1.75 m
Feet Inches- 5’9”
Weight (Approx.) in Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
Figure Measurements
Chest Size 39 inches
Biceps Size 12 inches
Waist Size 33 inches

Vijay Sethupathi Education Qualification

School MGR Higher Secondary School, Kodambakkam, Chennai
College/University Dhanraj Baid Jain College, Chennai
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)

Vijay Sethupathi Achievements

  • Tamil Nadu State Film Awards for Best Villain for the film “Sundarapandian” in 2012.
  • Asiavision Awards for Best Actor for “Dharma Durai” in 2016.

Filmfare Awards South

  • Best Actor for the film “Pizza” in 2012. 
  • Best Actor-Tamil for the film “Vikram Vedha” in 2017.
National Film Award
  • Best Supporting Actor for ‘Super Deluxe’ at the 67th  National Film Awards

Vijay Sethupathi's Favourite Things

  • Actor: Prabhu Deva, Rajinikanth, Dhanush
  • Films: Madagascar Series, Mullum Malarum (1978), Johnny (1980),16 Vayathinile (1977).
  • Directors: M. Manikandan, Mani Ratnam

Vijay Sethupathi's Net worth

Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx) 32 Million US Doller
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx) 29 Million US Doller
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx) Under Review
Annual Salary Under Review
Income Source Movie Actor

Vijay Sethupathi Social Media Accounts

Wikipedia Not Known
Twitter @VijaySethuOffl
Facebook @VijaySethupathi.Official
Instagram @actorvijaysethupathi

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FAQs:

 

Maha Gandhi, the man who attacked Vijay Sethupathi's team had filed a case against Vijay Sethupathi and his manager Johnson, alleging that he praised his cinematic achievements but refused to accept his congratulations and misrepresented his caste.

 

He is a recipient of several accolades including a National Film Award.

 

Master actor charges around Rs 3 crores per film. He also takes home Rs 50 Lakh for brand endorsements. Apart from this, Sethupathi is a proud owner of a production house, which is also one of his income sources.

 

In 2003, Vijay married Jessy. The couple has two children, Surya Sethupathi and Shreeja Sethupathi.