Vijay Deverakonda is an Indian film actor, who mostly works in the Telugu films industry. He was born on 9 May 1989 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (now Telangana). His father’s name is Govardhan Rao Deverakonda and his mother is Madhavi Deverakonda. His younger brother Anand Deverakonda is also an actor.
He won the Filmfare award for Best actor Debut for the film Arjun Reddy in 2018.
|Full Name||Deverakonda Vijay Sai|
|Nick Name||Vijay Deverakonda|
|Date of Birth (DOB)||09-05-1989|
|Age (as in 2022)||32|
|Birth Place||Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh (now Telangana), India|
Vijay Deverakonda Physical Stats (approx)
|Height||In centimeters- 180 cm
In feet inches- 5’11’’
|Weight||68 Kg or 158 lbs|
|Body Measurement (approx)||Chest Size- 42 inch
Waist Size- 32 Inch
Biceps Size- 15 inch
|Education||Sri Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School Andhra PradeshB.Com Graduate, Badruka College of Commerce, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (Telangana) India|
|Address||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Hobbies||Acting, Reading, Traveling, Dancing, Music|
|Affair||Rashmika Mandanna (Rumor)|
|Favorite food||Hyderabad Dum Biryani, Mango|
|Favorite actor:||Pawan Kalyan, Mahesh Babu|
|Favorite Singer||Sid Sriram|
|Favorite film||Godfather, Schindler’s List|
|Favorite Author||Konstantin Sergeievich Stanislavski|
Vijay Deverakonda Movies / Filmography
|2012||Life Is Beautiful||Ajay|
|2016||Pelli Choopulu||Prashanth||Lead Debut|
|2017||Dwaraka||Erra Srinu / Sri Krishnananda Swamy|
|Arjun Reddy||Dr. Arjun Reddy Deshmukh|
|2018||Ye Mantram Vesave||Nikhil “Nikki”|
|Geetha Govindam||Vijay Govind|
|NOTA||Varun Subramanyam||Tamil film debut|
|Ee Nagaraniki Emaindhi||Short film Hero||Cameo appearance|
|2019||Dear Comrade||Chaitanya ”Bobby” Krishnan|
|Meeku Maathrame Cheptha||Himself||Cameo appearance; also producer|
|2020||World Famous Lover||Gautham / Seenayya “Srinu”|
|2021||Jathi Ratnalu||Blue shirt guy||Cameo appearance|
|2022||Liger||TBA||Simultaneously shot in Hindi|
|2023||Untitled Shiva Nirvana film||TBA||Filming|
For the Telugu film ‘Arjun Reddy’ (2017), he won the following awards:
• Zee Telugu Golden Award for Best Actor
• 65th Filmfare Award South for Best Actor – Telugu
• Behindwoods Gold Medal – The South Indian Sensation
Some Lesser Known Facts About Vijay Deverakonda
- Vijay Deverakonda made his acting debut in the 2011 Telugu film Nuvvilla by playing the role of Vishnu.
- He fondly calls his fans ‘Rowdies.’
- In 2017, Hyderabad Times mentioned him as the second-most desirable man in Tollywood.
- Vijay has also starred in successful movies like Arjun Reddy, Geetha Govindum, NOTA, Taxiwaala, etc. His movie Arjun Reddy was remade in Bollywood as Kabir Singh starring Shahid Kapoor.
- He also launched a clothing brand The Rowdy Club.