Vijay Devarkonda is an India film actor who mainly appears in Telugu movies. His real name is Vijay Sai Devarakonda. He is basically from Telangana and appeared in many theatres plays before coming to movies. He came to movies through Nuvvila in 2011. The movie was a romantic comedy film and he got a lot of appreciation for his versatile acting.
His father Devarkonda Govardhan Rao is a popular television actor. So, acting was there in his blood and he also chose it as a profession. The pathbreaking movie of his career was Yevade Subramanyam. After the commercial success of this movie Vijay Devarakonda became the star of Telugu movie fans. He acted in many interesting roles and most of his movies were commercially successful.
With his good looks, great physique and charming smile Vijay is conquering girl’s heart. This passionate actor is trying to appear in different roles with some interesting elements. He acted in one of the hit movies in Telugu this year called Mahanati. There are other movies of him that will get released this year. To know more about this charming actor’s personal life, see below
Vijay Sai Devarakonda was born on May 9, 1989, in a place called Achampet, Telangana. His father Devarkonda Govardhan Raois a famous television actor and Ad director and mother Madhavi who runs Speak Easy in Hyderabad. He is 29-year-old now and belongs to Padmasali caste. Vijay got a younger brother Anand, who stays in Deloitte, USA.
|Born Name||Vijay Sai Deverakonda|
|Birthday Date||9 May 1989|
|Birth Place||Achampet, Telangana, India|
|Hometown||Puttaparthi, Ananthapur(DT), A.P|
|Sun Sign (Horoscope)||Aries|
|First Debut||Nuvvilla (2011) – Telugu|
Mahanati (2017) – Tamil
Vijay completed his graduation in commerce from Baruka College of commerce. His junior college was Little Flower College and did schooling from Sri Sathya Sai Higher secondary school, Puttaparthi. He was away from family during school days and this peaceful atmosphere in school helped him to develop his artistic talents. He has interest in writing, acting and storytelling.
|School||Sri Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School, Puttaparthi, Ananthapur(DT), A.P|
|College||Badruka College, Little Flower Junior College, Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Educational Qualifications||Degree in Commerce|
Vijay is unmarried and stays with his family. There are no rumors of him dating somebody.
|Father||Deverakonda Govardhan Rao|
Vijay Devarakonda is a young handsome actor with good physical appearance. His height is 5ft 10in and weight is 75kg. 41-31-14 inches is his body measurement. That is his chest is 41 inch, biceps 14 inch and waist size is 31 inches. He has got black hair and brown eyes.
|Height||5ft′ 10″ inch, 1.82m|
|Chest Size||42 Inches|
|Waist Size||32 inches|
|Biceps size||16 inches|
|Feet/Shoe Size||10 inches|
|Body Measurements||42-32-16 Inches|
Vijay Devarakondacame to movies through Ravi Babu’s romantic comedy film Nuvvilla in 2011. Next year he did a cameo appearance in Shekhar Kammulla’sLife is Beautiful. But both those movies failed to give him a good recognition as an actor. His career got changed by acting in the movie Yevade Subramanyam along with Nani in 2015. His performance in this movie got so many appreciations from critics
After the success of Yevadu Subramanyam he did Pelli Choopulu in 2016 which was a successful movie. The movie also won the award for best Feature film. Next year he did two movies Dwaraka, and Arjun Reddy. Dwaraka was a failure at the box office but Arjun Reddy was a huge success and he bagged many awards for the role of a lazy, alcoholic surgeon.
In 2018 his movie Ye MantramVesave which was a movie that made in 2013 got released. But the movie was a failure. Then comes the biopic of famous actress Savitri. It was a bilingual movie. In Telugu the movie name was Mahanatiand Nadigayirthilagamin Tamil. The movie was a massive success in box office. His upcoming movies are EeNagarinikiEmaindhi, Geetha Govindam Taxiwala, Nota, Dear Comrade etc.
Favorite Things and Hobbies:
|Actors||Mahesh Babu and Power Star|
|Hobbies||His hobbies are reading, writing and acting|
|Favorite Films||Pawan Kalyan all films|
Before coming to active Vijay did a theatre workshop from the group called Sutradhar. There he was a part of many theatre plays in Hyderabad theatre circuits. From there he came into movies and done many excellent roles. For his role in Nuvvilla Vijay got the award for best debut actor. Then he got many awards for his role in the movie Arjun Reddy (2017). Zee Telugu Award for best actor, Filmfare award for best actor and Behind wood Gold medal for Indian sensation are some recognition he got for the movie Arjun Reddy.
Vijay Devarkonda Lesser known facts:
- Vijay was a theatre artist before coming into movies
- Nag Aswin who is the director of Mahanati recommended him for the movie Yevadu Subramanyam which was his career changing movie.
- His favorite actors are Mahesh Babu and Pawan Kalyan
Vijay Sai Devarakonda is a rising star in Telugu Industry. We can expect more interesting roles from him from his upcoming movies.