Vijay is a renowned superstar of Tamil cinema. Along with acting, he is also famous for playback singing and philanthropic works. Although everyone knows this superstar the name of Vijay, his full name is Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar. This famous Tamil superstar was born on 22 June 1974. He started his acting career at the age of 10 in the movie Vetri. His father S. A. Chandrasekhar directed this cinema. He continued working as a child actor till 2003. He gained star status in the movie Thirumalai. Vijay was baptized at the age of 12 and he follows the Christian religion. For his acting skills, he has won SIIMA Award one time and the Tamil Nadu State Film Awards three times. In the year 1999, he married Sangeetha Sornalingam. Vijay is also a father of two children.