Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar Was born on 22 June 1974. Joseph Vijay is an Indian film actor, occasional playback singer and philanthropist who works in the Tamil film industry. He is also known as Illaya Thalapathy.
Joseph Vijay The son of S. A. Chandrasekhar and Shoba Chandrasekhar, Vijay initially appeared as a child actor in a number of his father’s films, starting with Vetri 1984. He made his debut as a lead actor in Naalaya Theerpu 1992, which was also directed by his father. He received his breakthrough with Poove Unakkaga 1996 and Kadhalukku Mariyadhai 1997. To date, he has acted in 60 movies as a lead actor and has won three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, seven Vijay Awards and two Edison Awards. Vijay is also a playback singer and has sung a couple of songs for his movies.