Vishal Krishna is an Indian well-known film actor, director, and producer who predominantly works in South Indian films. He won the hearts of people by his tremendous acting in South films and working in the best action movies and due to his characters, he lives in millions of hearts. Vishal began his career in the film industry as an assistant director and thereafter, Vishal became an actor. Known for his characters in action movies, Vishal produces movies under his production company ‘Vishal Film Factory’.
He acted as the lead character for the first time in the romantic thriller film named “Chellam” (2004). Vishal Krishna Reddy also produces movies under his production company, ‘Vishal Film Factory’. After about 10 years of acting, he started making films under his production house Vishal Film Factory. Pandiya Nadu was her first film under her production company, in which she played the lead role.
Vishal Krishna Reddy was born and grew up in Chennai. Vishal did his secondary education from Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School and then went to attend Visual Communication from Loyola College, Chennai. After completing his degree in Visual Communication at Loyola College, Vishal was able to secure an apprenticeship with renowned filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, but his parents refused and wanted him to work in South Indian films. Vishal later assisted actor-director Arjun in his ventures Veedham and Ezhumalai. On the sets of the film Arjun, a producer spotted Vishal on the set and signed him to appear in Chelamai, the directorial debut of Gandhi Krishna.
Biography & Wiki
|Age, Biography & Wiki|
|Real Name||Vishal Krishna Reddy|
|Debut||Tamil Film-Jadikketha Moodi, In the year 1989,
Telugu Film-Salute, In the year 2008
Production-Pandiya Naadu, Tamil, In the year 2013
|Language Known||Telugu, Tamil & English|
|Date Of Birth||29 August 1977 (Monday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||44 Years|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Hometown||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Virgo|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Travelling, Gymming|
|Height, Weight & Physical Overview
|Height in Centimeters||180 cm|
|in Meters||1.80 m|
|in Feet & Inches||5′ 11″|
|Weight in Kilograms||73 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||161 lbs|
|Body Measurement (approx.)||Chest-40
|Family & Relatives|
|Father||G. K. Reddy (Film Producer)|
|Sister||Vikram Krishna (Actor, Producer)|
|Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and Marital Status|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Anisha Alla (Actress)
|Education Qualification, School and College|
|School||Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai|
|College/University||Loyola College, Chennai|
|Educational Qualification||Graduation in Visual Communications|
|Favourite Things and Like & Dislike|
|Food||Fish, Grilled Chicken, Idli, Dosa|
|Colour||Black, White, Blue, Green|
|Holiday Destination||Goa, London, Switzerland|
|Salary/Earning (approx.)||Not Known|
|Net Worth (approx.)||INR 125 Crore|
Vishal Krishna has a healthy physique and he is 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) tall. Describing more about body fitness his weight is around 73 Kg (161 lbs). Vishal Krishna always keeps himself fit and he is very healthy Conscious. His chest measurement is 40 Inches, Waist is approx. 31 Inches & biceps measurement is 14 Inches. He has a nice hairstyle and got Black hair and Brown Eyes.
Family Background and Relationship
Vishal Krishna Reddy was born on 29 August 1977 (Monday) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. GK Reddy is his father and Janaki Devi is his mother. His father was a prominent film producer for Tamil and Telugu films and his family had settled in Chennai for commercial purposes. Visha’s brother’s name is Vikram Krishna, who is elder than him, and he has now produced numerous of Vishal’s movies and previously played as an actor in the small budget movie under the screen name of Ajay. Vishal also has a sister named Aishwarya, who is younger than him. Actress Shriya Reddy is his sister-in-law.
Vishal Krishna and actress Anisha Alla got engaged. As soon as the engagement was confirmed on social media, it went viral. Let me tell you, Anisha Alla is also an actress. Anisha Alla is the daughter of Vishal Reddy, a famous businessman from Hyderabad. Both Anisha and Vishal are extremely happy with this relationship and both are accompanied by the love and blessings of the family. Rumors suggest that actor Vishal has called off his engagement with Anisha Alla Reddy. He has deleted the engagement pictures from Instagram. Vishal and Anisha have broken up and called off their December wedding.
Vishal started his career as an assistant director with actor-director Arjun Sarja in the film Venture Veedham (2001). Vishal Krishna started his acting career in 2004 with Gandhi Krishna’s Tamil film Chelamai, in which he played the role of Raghunandan. Sandakozhi was his next film in 2005 which was directed by N Lingaswamy. After making a cameo appearance in the film Dishum (2006), he appeared in Tarun Gopi’s action film Thimiru (2006). Apart from these, Reema Sen and Shreya Reddy were also in the lead roles in this film. The movie became Vishal’s 3rd consecutive commercial success, and Vishal began his foray into Tamil (Kollywood) movies.
Vishal’s next movie Sivappathigaram (2006) directed by Karu Pazhaniappan, failed financially despite favorable reviews. Then after this, he acted in the film Thamirbharani 2007 and the film achieved a lot of success at the box office. The same year Vishal appeared in Bhupathi Pandian’s “Malaikottai” (2007), a comedy entertainer. Then in 2008, Vishal played a police officer for the first time in the film Satyam, which failed to do much at the box office. And apart from this the movies Thoranai (2009) and Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai (2010) proved to be average at the box office.
Vishal was offered a role in Bala’s dark comedy, Avan Ivan, in 2011, his film also received mixed reviews, though Vishal’s performance received positive reviews. Vishal acted the character of a police officer in the movie Vedi (2011) directed by Prabhu Deva and produced by Vikram Krishna, Sriya Reddy, which was immediately declared a failure at the box office.
Vishal played the role of a forest trek guide in the 2013 film Summer. After a cameo character in the movie Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru (2013), Vishal played in the action movies Pattathu Yaanai (2013) and Pandiya Nadu (2013). Vishal opted to produce and collaborate with Thiru for Naan Sigappu Manithan (2014), then he starred for a second time in Poojaai (2014) under director Hari, which did some decent business at the box office. In 2015, he acted in two films namely Ambala and Payum Puli. In 2016, he did three films; Kathakali, Marudhu, and Kaththi Sandai. The first two were average earners, while Kaathi Sandai flopped at the box office. In January 2017, Vishal signed his debut with the Malayalam film Villain.
In September 2017, Vishal worked in the film Thupparivaalan and then in 2018, Vishal had two major releases. The 1st was Irumbu Thirai directed by newcomer PS Mithran, which was released on 11 May 2018 (Friday). And the second was Sandakozhi 2 released in October 2018 which was directed by N. Linguswamy wrote and directed. In 2019, he did a film called Action directed by Sundar C. The movie gained mixed reviews and was a failure at the box office. In 2021, he starred in the action-thriller Chakra, directed by MS Anandan. In this film, he played the role of Major Chandru and also starred Shraddha Srinath and Regina Cassandra in the lead roles. The movie was released in Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam.
Actor-politician Vishal, along with his supporters, reached the TFPC office in T Nagar and insisted on breaking the lock and going to the office. Police officials were seen advising them to wait as some government officials were about to reach there to resolve the issue. The officials also asked him to at least come with the original key and wait till the lock is opened. Vishal still did not listen to the police personnel. He and the policemen had an altercation, following which he was taken into custody on charges of “unlawful assembly”, police said.
- Thupparivaalan 2
- Veeramae Vaagai Soodum
Contact and Social Media Information
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Some Unknown Facts About Him
- The actor has made a mark in Kollywood with his back-to-back box office hits, which include Sandakozhi, Thimiru, Thamirbharani, Malaikottai.
- He made his television debut in October 2018 as the host of Sun Naam Oruvar, a talk show aired on Sun TV.
- Vishal filed his nomination as an independent candidate for the by-elections to the high-profile RK Nagar constituency in Chennai, which fell vacant after Jayalalithaa’s death in December 2017. But his nomination for the RK Nagar by-election in Chennai was rejected.
- Vishal never shied away from speaking his mind. He is a strong advocate of online piracy since 2014 and has also started an anti-piracy cell.
- Actor and producer Vishal Krishna Reddy planted a sapling at Hitex in Madhapur, Telangana, India which Vishal dedicated to his close friend and late Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar.
- He is the owner of a production company named Vishal Film Factory.
- He has produced various Tamil films, such as Pandiya Nadu (2013), Naan Sigappu Manithan (2014), Pooja (2014), Ambala (2015), etc.
- She made her first on-screen appearance as a dancer (child artist) in the 1989 Tamil film Jadiketaka Mundi.
- The latest movies in which Vishal Krishna has starred are The Return of Khaki, The Return of Zid, Sandakozhi 2, Rayudu, and Parasiga Raja. The latest film which is produced by Vishal Krishna is Abhimanyudu and in which along with him Samantha Akkineni is also starred.
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Written By–Amit Shukla