Vijay Mishra is an Indian actor, who majorly works in the Hindi cinema or Bollywood and the Bhojpuri cinema. Vijay Mishra has starred in many small scale Bollywood films from the year 2001. He gained a lot of fame for his role in Mrs. Pammi Pyaarelal. In the year 2001, his first-ever Bollywood film, EkLootera. The film received a below-average response. In the year 2005, he played a part in the movie, Riddle, which features the Badshah of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan.

This movie had got a fair amount of nominations in different award shows like the Filmfare, Screen awards, Zee Cine Awards, International Indian film academy awards, and many others. In the same year, he also featured in another film, Main, Meri Patni… AurWoh. Then in the year 2008, he also acted in the movie Jadoo Teri Nazar. Then in 2009, he played a role in the movie, Coffee House.

In the year 2010, he played the role of Rajat in the movie, Road to Sangam. In 2012, the movie, Jana Gana Mana released in which he played the role of, Bartakke. In the year 2014, as a director of photography, he did the movie Boochamma Boochodu. In the same year as a cinematographer, he was a part of the movie, 3AM: A Paranormal Experience. In the year 2015, he directed the movie Killari. In this movie, he also was the director of photography. In the movie, Jalsa, which released in 2016, he was the cinematographer.

In Deva Ek Atrangee, a movie released in the year 2017, he was a part of it as a director of photography. In 2018, the movie Howrah Bridge had released, where again he did the same job as that of the previous movie. In the year 2019, he was the director of photography for two movies, Sur Sapata and Krutant. In the year 2019, the movie Battalion 609 released, for which again he did the same job as he did in the previous two movies. Along with this, he has acted in the Bhojpuri cinema as well as some Indian daily soaps TV serials.