Vijay Devarakonda, the South heartthrob, is a famous Tollywood actor. In his performance in the 2017 romantic drama Arjun Reddy, Vijay received massive applause from every nook and corner of the country.
Vijay Devarakonda started his career in 2011 by appearing in an uncredited role in the romantic Telugu comedy movie “Nuvvila .” After some time, he has seen a small part in Sekhar Kammula’s directorial “Life Is Beautiful.”
After this, Vijay Devarakonda received several offers for the movies like Yevade Subramanyam, Pelli Choopulu, Arjun Reddy, Mahanati, Geetha Govindam, NOTA, Taxiwala, Dear Comrade, and others.
Vijay Devarakonda Net Worth:
Vijay Devarakonda is a South Indian film Actor, Producer, and Theatre Artist. He did several superhit movies, which made him the star of South Indian Cinema.
Vijay Devarakonda’s acting talent and performance are also appreciated in other countries. He is among the highest-paid and most talented actors in the south Cinema, government, and worldwide.
Vijay Devarakonda’s net worth is around $7 Million. And in Indian Currency is approximately equal to 55 Crore. Most of his earnings come from his movies and brands.
Vijay Devarakonda did several different types of roles in movies which makes him a versatile and talented actor in the field of Cinema.
With his vast earnings, Vijay Devarakonda is always on the top regarding sharing, charity, and social work. He is also one of the highest taxpayers in India.
Vijay Devarakonda Biography:
Vijay Devarakonda’s full name is Vijay Sai Devarakonda. He was born on 9th May 1989 in Achampet, Telangana, India. His father is also an actor, and his name is Devarakonda Govardhan Rao.
Vijay did his primary schooling at Eton Temple High School in Saroornagar, Hyderabad. And did his secondary education at Sri Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School in Puttaparthi. Devarakonda most of their years in this school.
After completing his secondary education, he moved back to Hyderabad to continue his studies at Little Flower Junior College. Then he enrolled at Badruka College of Commerce. Then he received his Bachelor of Commerce degree.
Vijay Devarakonda Career:
Vijay Devarakonda is the most talented actor in the Telugu film industry. His father, Devarakonda Govardhan Rao, is also being a south actor. So it’s straightforward and natural for Vijay to pursue a career in acting.
He started his career in the theatre group ‘Sutradhar,’ based out of Hyderabad. His most extended association during this time was Dramatics. After exploring the world of theatre, Vijay then moved into Cinema.
After that, he got a role in Sekhar Kammula’s directorial ‘Life is Beautiful.’ During Kammula’s film, Devarakonda was introduced to Nag Ashwin as assistant director.
And seeing his potential and performance, The director Ashwin cast him in 2015 in the movie ‘Yevade Subramanyam’ alongside Nani. That film was very successful and made Vijay establish Devarakondo’s career as an actor.
After this, Vijay played a lead role opposite Ritu Varma in the romantic film ‘Pelli Choopulu’ under the direction of “Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam.” The movie ‘Pelli Choopulu’ was one of the biggest blockbuster movies of the year, critically and commercially.
The film was successful and won the 64th National Film Awards in the category of Best Feature Film in Telugu Cinema. This film made Vijay an overnight sensation in the Telugu film industry.
Devarakonda then featured in a couple of films: including ‘Dwaraka,’ ‘Arjun Reddy’ and ‘Ye Mantram Vesave’; all these have been box-office hits.
Vijay Devarakonda Wife/Relationship:
Vijay Devarakonda, The ‘Arjun Reddy’ actor, is all set for ‘Liger’ with Ananya Panday. His love life has always been a hot topic for media and audiences, especially for female fanbases all over the country. However, when he went to promotional events of ‘Liger’ or ‘Coffee with Karan 7’, he maintained silence when asked about his relationship status.
According to the India Today news, Vijay was in a long romantic relationship after he became an actor. However, he also revealed about his father; he taught him that “love is bullshit” and only money is the center of this world.
He said, “After becoming an actor, he got into a lovely long relationship which taught him about love.” It took him a long time to get that his father was wrong. But said that: His lesson got him to where he is today.
Vijay Devarakonda Awards list and Nominee:
- Nandi Awards in 2015
- Filmfare Awards South (Best Actor) in 2017
- Zee Telugu Golden Awards in 2017
- Behindwoods Gold Medal in 2017
- Zee Telugu Golden Awards (Favorite Actor) in 2018
- Sri Kala Sudha Telugu Association Awards (Best Actor) in 2019
- Hindustan times India’s most stylish 2019 Awards (Hottest Stylist) in 2019
- SIIMA Film Awards (Best Actor & Popular Celebrity on social media) in 2019
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