Last Updated: 28 Jul, 2022 | Views: 140
Higher Education: B.Com
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About Vijay Deverakonda
Vijay Deverakonda, often referred to as Vijay, is an Indian actor well known for his Tollywood roles. He is not only an actor, but also a producer of films. He was born in Telangana's Achampet. Vijay went to Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School in Anantapur for his studies. Later, he received his diploma from Hyderabad's Badruka College of Commerce. He rose to fame after the release of "Arun Reddy." Later, he appeared in Tamil films, where he is well-liked by young Tamils.
In 2011: Vijay made his Telugu film acting debut in Nuvvila, a romantic comedy, directed by Ravi Babu.
In 2015: He eventually became well-known after appearing as a supporting character in the new-age drama "Yevade Subramanyam."
In 2016: In "Pelli Choopulu," Vijay performed the lead role for the first time.
In 2017: In Sandeep Reddy Vanga's sensational film "Arjun Reddy," Vijay played the lead role. In the same year, Vijay then appeared in the film "Dwaraka."
In 2018: Vijay made his début in the Tamil film industry with Nadigaiyar Thilagam, the Tamil adaptation of Mahanati.
In the same year, with the all-time highest grossing film in Tollywood history, "Geetha Govindam”," Vijay along with Rashmika Mandanna, enjoyed their first major box office success.
In 2022: Vijay Deverakonda made his bollywood debut with "Liger" co-starred with Ananya Panday.
Achievements and Awards:
Vijay got the Best Actor Award for “Geetha Govindam” and “Arjun Reddy”
Deverakonda launched his fashion brand Rowdy Wear which was later launched on Myntra in 2020
In 2020, Deverakonda debuted his clothing line Rowdy Wear, which was then made available on Myntra.
Vijay Deverakonda has contributed to relief efforts, along with a donation to the Pulwama attack victims' families.