As he celebrates his birthday today, here are 9 facts about Vijay Deverakonda that very one of his fans should know
The actor is best known for his sensational movie Arjun Reddy. Today as the actor turns 30, we dug up 9 milestones in his life that made him the star he is today.
1. He did most of his schooling away from his family at a boarding school (Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School) in Andhra Pradesh.
2. After his graduation, he joined Sutradhar a theatre group based in Hyderabad and started his acting career from there.
3. He made his film debut in 2011 with the romantic comedy Nuvvilla.
4. The first time the audience took notice of him was when he played a supporting role in the 2015 drama Yevade Subramanyam.
5. His first hit as a lead actor was Pelli Choopulu, and the movie won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu.
6. However, his role as mercurial surgeon in Arjun Reddy, is what made him a superstar. He even received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor-Telugu.
7. The actor also directed a short film, Madam Meerena, in just five hours, as an independent project. He, however, is focused on being an actor.
8. He has started his own clothing brand; “The Rowdy Club”, a name that affectionately refers to his fans as rowdies.
9. He is also a singer and has sung the brand anthem “I am You- I am the Rowdy you” for his clothing brand. He also sang the song What the F for his movie Geetha Govindam, which was recorded in just 45 minutes.
Apart from this, the actor also has a golden heart. He apparently sent 3 trucks full of ice-cream to his fans on his birthday. The actor will soon be seen in Dear Comrade. The first look of the movie has received a positive response.
Last Updated May 9, 2019, 5:41 PM IST