Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar or C. Joseph is an Indian film actor. He mostly worked in Tamil Cinema and is one of the highest-paid actors in Tamil film industry. He is recognized as a Thalapathy by his fans. He started acting when he was just 10 years old in the movie Vetri, 1984.
Vijay Popularity and Net Worth 2020
If you talk about Vijay’s popularity in the Tamil industry then you can find millions of fans. He also has fans all over India after his movies getting dubbed in Hindi. The Net Worth of Vijay is about $30 million due to his various successful movies. He won several awards for his successful acting career in Tamil Cinema.
|Full Name||Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar|
|Birth Date||22nd June 1974|
|Birth Place||Chennai, India|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
Childhood and Education
According to his mother, Vijay was a super active boy but the death of his sister Vidya affected him badly. After that, he becomes more like an introvert.
The story of his sister’s life is depicted in the movie Shukran and Vijay has an extended cameo role in the movie.
To get early education Vijay went to Fathima Matriculation Higher Secondary School at Kodambakkam. After that, he moved to Balalok Matriculation Higher Secondary School.
To get a graduation degree he went to Loyola college, but he left his studies in the middle to pursue acting.
The Defining Moment in the Career
His career did not start on a good note as he was a part of various flop movies. In the year 1996, she starred in the movie Poove Unakkaga which is a blockbuster and after that he worked in Kaadhalukku Mariyaadai.
He achieved new height with his success and in films like Kushi and Friends. After that, he again went through a low phase in his career and then came back with the movie Ghilli which was a blockbuster. His movie Kaththi became the highest-grossing movie of the Tamil Industry in which he starred with Samantha Ruth Prabhu.
Information about Personal Life
Vijay was born to S A Chandrasekhar and Shoba. His father worked as a Film Director at the Tamil Cinema while his mother is a playback singer in the industry. He was born in Madras, Tamil Nadu, India (now Chennai).
Is Vijay Married, Single or In a Relationship?
Vijay is married to Sangeetha Sornalingam who is his fan. He met his wife in the United Kingdom. They married on 25th August 1999 and blessed with two beautiful children.
He has a son, Jason Sanjay who was born in London in 2000 and a daughter named Divya Shasha who was born in Chennai in 2005. His son also made a cameo with his in the movie Vettikaaran in 2009. Due to various successful movies, Vijay Net Worth has increased significantly over the years.