John Vijay was born in 1976. John is a Tamil film actor, who has contributed on playing many brace roles. He has mostly attempted the role as a comedian and villain in Tamil films. John did his Master of Science in Visual Communication from Loyola College.

He has been working as the program director of Radio One FM station. He his running an advertising agency and it named as H2o with its office in Chennai, and also He made his debut in Thalaimagan film.

He was critically appreciated by performance as Sun of Gun in the film was described by the critic scene dramatic performance that Influence over the audience attraction. In his recent film, Yenakkul Oruvan also noted was the noticeable performance.