Vijay Deverakonda is a film actor of Tollywood. He was born on 9th May 1989. He was born in Achampet, Mahabubnagar now in Telangana. He, along with his younger brother had taken their early education from Sri Sathya Sai High Secondary School, which is in Puttaparthi in Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh. As he was sent to a boarding school, so he had to spend most of his formative years in the school. Since being in a boarding school, he learned a lot of things, and he uses those things in his life to enjoy his success.
He tells that the environment at the school was peaceful and calm. In school, he was not allowed to keep any electronic items, whether it may be a mobile phone or any other gadgets. Even the students were not allowed to watch the television. So there was only one source of getting information, and that too was the daily newspaper which was coming in the news corner section of his hostel.
Being in that boarding school, Vijay developed an immense liking in storytelling, writing and acting. After taking his secondary education, he moved on to Little Flower Junior College for his college studies and the Badruka College of Commerce for getting the higher education. He had a younger brother posted in the USA and working there in Deloitte Company. His mother, Madhavi, is a soft skill and personality development trainer in Hyderabad.
He gave thanks to his father, who supported and motivated him throughout his life. Being an actor and director and it too coming from a small village is a very critical task. He had come to Hyderabad to become an actor, but eventually, he became a TV Director. Vijay started his career in acting working with a theater group called “SUTRADHAR” which was out of Hyderabad. After completing his three-month workshop in acting, he was given several plays in the Hyderabad theater circuit.
There was a film by
named ‘Nuvvile’ in which Vijay played a small role and also got to work in
’s film ’
Life Is Beautiful
’. At those times only, he was introduced to
, and it was his luck that he was offered a film directed by Nag Ashwin in 2015. The film’s name was ‘Savage Subramanyam’, Ashwini Dutt’s daughters were the producers of the film, who are leading producers in Telugu film industry.
signed him into her company, and the film went on a major success. After the film success, he had some fans and followers. He is best known as “
” for his role in Savage Subramanyam. Vijay’s latest film was ‘
’, a romantic film with Ritu Verma as an actress on his opposite side. The film was directed by
Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam
. He is going to release a movie in 2017, which is a Telugu movie and named as ‘
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Vijay Devarakonda is a Telugu film actor. He was born on 9th May1989 in Achampet located in Mahabubnagar district of Telangana. Vijay studied at Sri Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School located in Puttaparthi, Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh. He spent almost ten months a year away from his family in school. Vijay says that the learning environment at that school was different from others and helped him to become a person he is today. He says that the atmosphere was peaceful and the activities at school helped him to develop his creative skills.
Later he returned to Hyderabad and pursued his further education in Little Flower Junior College after his schooling and, graduation in Badruka College of Commerce. His father came to Hyderabad with an intention to become an actor and eventually became a TV director. His mother is a Proprietor and also a soft skills and personality development trainer. His brother Anand works in the USA. Vijay says that his father is an inspiration to him. Vijay set foot into the entertainment world with a theater group called Sutradhar.
After doing a 3-month workshop, he took part in several plays in Hyderabad. After being involved in ingenium dramatics for so long, he started his career in cinemas. His first movie was “Nuvvila” in which he played a minor role. He also acted in the film “Life is Beautiful” directed by Sekhar Kammula, released in the year 2012. He got introduced to an assistant director Nag Ashwin,
who gave him a role in the movie “Yevade Subramanyam” alongside Nani(hero) released in the year 2015, produced by
, daughter of Ashwin Dutt. He became famous after he played a role in the movie Yevade Subramanyam as "Rishi." He signed for the company Vyjayanthi movies by Swapna Dutt , daughter of Ashwin Dutt. After the success of that movie, Vijay won the hearts of the audience and critics.
His latest and most recent movie was Pelli Choopulu, a romantic movie directed by Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam in which was the female lead. The movie was a blockbuster hit, and Vijay once again won the commendation of the viewers. Vijay was active from the year 2011 until the present day in the entertainment world. His first film was Nuvvila in 2011 followed by Life is Beautiful in 2012, Madam Meerena in 2014, Yevade Subramanyam in 2015, Pelli Choopulu in 2016, Dwaraka and
in 2017 which are set to be released into the theaters.