Vignesh Shivan, also referred to as Vicky, is an Indian director, actor, author, producer, and lyricist. He prominently works in Tamil cinema. He’s well-known for being in a relationship with Indian movie actress and producer, Nayanthara, who primarily works in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada movies. Within the 2012 movie, ‘Podaa Podi’, he began his profession as a director and author by writing the movie and directing it. He was additionally solid within the movie as an actor in a cameo position.
Vignesh Shivan was born on Wednesday, 18 September 1985 (age 36 years; as of 2022) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He went to Santhome Greater Secondary College in Mylapore, Chennai.
Top (approx.): 5′ 7″
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Vignesh Shivan belongs to a Tamilian household in Chennai.
Mother and father & Siblings
Each of his mother and father are law enforcement officials. His father, Late Sivakozhundhu labored as a superintendent and his mom, Meena Kumari is a retired inspector at Vadapalani police station. He has a sister whose title is Aishwarya.
In 2015, a Tamil comedy motion movie was launched named, ‘Naanum Rowdy Dhaan’. This film was written and directed by Vignesh Shivan wherein Vijay Sethupathi and Nayanthara have been solid for the lead roles. Vignesh and Nayanthara met on the set of ‘Naanum Rowdy Dhaan’ and so they began relationship one another in 2015. Later in 2021, they introduced their engagement and organized a personal ceremony. Whereas speaking about her engagement and plans for marriage, she stated,
It was my engagement ring. We’re personal folks so we didn’t need to have a grand ceremony. Once we determine to get married, we will certainly inform our followers. Our engagement occurred within the presence of our instant relations. We haven’t selected our wedding ceremony but.”
Vignesh directed his first movie, ‘Podaa Podi’ in 2012, which was a musical romantic comedy quick movie. Some sources say that it took him 4 years to finish the movie. The second movie that he wrote and directed was ‘Naanum Rowdy Dhaan’ for which he acquired his first award as a director. After that, he gained recognition and labored with some well-known actors like Suriya within the movie ‘Thaanaa Serndha Koottam’ in 2018. In 2020, he additionally directed a drama internet collection within the Tamil language named ‘Paava Kadhaigal’. He’s directing the film ‘AK62’ wherein Ajith Kumar is enjoying the male lead, who’s dubbed as AK62 by his followers.
In 2007, Vignesh debuted as an actor within the Tamil horror movie ‘Sivi’. He was chosen for the position of a cameo look within the 2012 movie ‘Podaa Podi.’ In 2014, he did a cameo within the Tamil movie ‘Velaiyilla Pattathari’ wherein he performed the position of an engineer.
Vignesh can be a lyricist and has written songs for a lot of films. He wrote three songs, ‘Hare Rama Hare Krishna,’ ‘Maattikittenae,’ and ‘Un Paarvaiyilae’ for his debut film as a director, ‘Podaa Podi.’ In 2012, a Tamil tune was directed by him titled ‘Love Anthem.’ He has additionally directed music movies for a number of Tamil songs together with ‘Chancey Illa,’ and ‘Aakko.’ Some songs which can be singles for Valentine’s Day like, ‘Avalukena’ (2017), ‘Julie’ (2018) and others.
He has contributed to the films as a producer. Among the films that are produced by him are Netrikann (2021), Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal (2022), Pebbles (2022) and extra. In 2018, he based a brand new manufacturing home, ‘Rowdy Footage Non-public Restricted’ in partnership together with his fiancee, Nayanthara. Their manufacturing home has produced two films titled, Pebbles (2021) and Rocky (2021). Pebbles gained Tiger Award on the fiftieth Worldwide Movie Pageant Rotterdam.
Police Case Filed In opposition to Vignesh Shivan
On 22 March 2022, an FIR was filed in opposition to director Vignesh Shivan and actress Nayanthara. The grievance filed in opposition to them acknowledged that the title of their manufacturing firm ‘Rowdy Footage’ promotes Rowdies and Rowdism whereas police are attempting to cease such instances as a lot as potential. It’s stated that after the success of the movie ‘Naanum Rowdydhan’ which was directed by Vignesh and Nayanthara was solid in it because the lead actress, they named the manufacturing home Rowdy Footage.
Grievance In opposition to ‘Rowdy Footage’ for Exploding Fireworks
In 2022, a case was filed in opposition to the manufacturing home ‘Rowdy Footage’. The case was filed on the idea of claims made by those who disturbance was created by the manufacturing home whereas exploding fireworks. Experiences say that to rejoice the declaration that Vignesh goes to direct actor Ajit Kumar’s subsequent film ‘AK62,’ all these fireworks exploded. It was additionally stated Vignesh himself was part of bursting crackers and creating noise.
Awards & Achievements
- SIIMA Award for Finest Director for movie ‘Naanum Rowdydhaan’ in 2015
- SIIMA Award for Finest Lyricist for ‘Thaanaa Serndha Koottam’ in 2019
- Behindwoods Gold Mic Music Award in 2019
- Tiger Award for movie ‘Pebbles’ at fiftieth Worldwide Movie Pageant Rotterdam in 2021
- IPL crew: Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK)
- Filmmaker: Quentin Tarantino
- The well-known actor Silambarasan Thesingu Rajendar, also referred to as S.T.R. or Simbuwas Vignesh’s senior at school.
- His zodiac signal is Virgo.
- Vignesh was featured on the duvet web page of Galatta Cinema journal in 2018.
- He considers Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is a well-liked Indian cricketer, as his position mannequin.
- He has 2.1 million followers on Instagram and 775k followers on Fb.