Talk of current day Telugu film industry and the conversation cannot be complete without the mention of Vijay Sai Devarakonda, the highly-talented, versatile superstar of Tollywood. Born to an actor father, it was natural for young Vijay to make a choice.
Like his father, he found his love in front of camera and soon started following the profession passionately. While belonging to a family of actor did give Devarakonda that extra edge, no one can deny his inherent flair and skill for it.
After making his foray in theatre, Devarakonda soon opted for big screen. After his minor role debut, Devarakonda’s big breakthrough came with ‘Yevade Subramanyam’. However, it was ‘Pelli Choopulu’ that marked the beginning of the golden period for this ace actor.
Since the 2015 blockbuster, there has been no stopping Devarakonda who has belted out one box office hit after the other. He is the heartthrob of Telugu film industry and has everything going for him—good looks, great physique, attractive personality, an a rising career and bucket loads of talent.
Vijay Sai Devarakonda is one of the most talented and dynamic actors of the Telugu film industry. With acting in his blood, his father Devarakonda Govardhan Rao being an actor, it was natural for Vijay to pursue acting.
He started with a brief stint in a theatre group ‘Sutradhar’ that was essentially based out of Hyderabad and soon followed it with a 4-month workshop. The workshop opened doors of opportunity for young Vijay who found his hands full with several plays in the Hyderabad theatre circuit.
His longest association during this time was with Ingenium Dramatics. Having explored the world of theatre, Vijay soon ventured into cinema. To start with, he found minor role in Sekhar Kammula’s ‘Life is Beautiful’.
It was while doing the Kammula’s film that Devarakonda was first introduced to Nag Ashwin, assistant director then. Upon seeing his potential, Ashwin cast him for the 2015 movie ‘Yevade Subramanyam’ alongside Nani. Khushwant Singh Biography, Novelist, Lawyer, Politician
The film was a commercial success and established Devarakondo’s career as an actor. He then found a lead role opposite Ritu Varma in the romantic coming-of-age film ‘Pelli Choopulu’ by director Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam.
‘Pelli Choopulu’ was one of the biggest blockbusters of the year both critically and commercially and catapulted his career to massive heights. The film not just became went on to be commercially successful but also won the 64th National Film Awards in the category Best Feature Film in Telugu.
It made him the overnight sensation of the Telugu film industry. Devarakonda career has been on a meteoric rise ever since. He has featured in a couple of films recently, including ‘Dwaraka’, ‘Arjun Reddy’ and ‘Ye Mantram Vesave’, all of which have been commercial hits.
Vijay Sai Devarakonda was born on May 9, 1989 in Achampet, Telangana, India to renowned actor and a TV serial and ad-film director, Devarakonda Govardhan Rao. Vijay gained his early education from Eton Temple High School in Saroornagar, Hyderabad before moving to Sri Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School in Puttaparthi.
Away from home and family, Devarakonda spent most of his formative years in this school. It was a period of great learning, both academically and practically for young Devarakonda. Upon completing his education, he then moved back to Hyderabad where he continued his studies from Little Flower Junior College.
Graduating from there, Devarakonda next enrolled at Badruka College of Commerce, from where he received his Bachelor of Commerce degree. It was after completing his studies that Devarakonda tried his luck at acting.
Vijay Devarakonda Biography/Profile
- Real/Full Name : Vijay Sai Devarakonda
- Profession/Occupation : Actor
- Age(as in 2018) : 28 Years
- Date Of Birth/Birthday : 9 May 1989
- Mother Tongue : Telugu
- Religion/Caste : Hindu, Padmasali
- Zodiac/Sun Sign : Taurus
- Birth Place/Home Town : Achampet, Telangana, India
- Residence : Hyderabad, India
- Marital Status : Unmarried
- Debut : Nuvilla(2011, Telugu), Mahanati(2017-Tamil)
Vijay Devarakonda Earlylife
Vijay was born on 9th May 1989 in Achampet, Nagarkurnool district. He has done in his schooling in Puttaparthi , Sri satyasai school. He likes his school very much and feels it was the one of the cause for what he is now.
Later he studied in Hyderabad Little Flower College and Badruka college of commerce. He has one younger brother Anand who works in Delloite in USA. Vijay’s father was an actor and TV director. His mother was a Proprietor of Speak Easy in Hyderabad; she was a soft skill and personality developer trainer.
Vijay Devarakonda Body Measurements/Physical Statistics
He is a young and talented guy with great personality. He is approximately 6’0” tall and weighs around 70 kg. He has dark brown eyes and black hair. He has a broad chest to be around 42 Inches, waist 32 Inches, and biceps 16 Inches.
- Height in centimeters : 182 cm
- Height in meters : 1.82 m
- Height in Feet Inches : 6’0″
- Weight in Kilograms : 70 kg
- Weight in Pounds : 154 lbs
- Figure Measurements : ( 42 – 32 – 16)
- Chest Size : 42
- Waist Size : 32 Inches
- Biceps Size : 16 Inches
Vijay Devarakonda Education Qualifications & Career
After completing his education from the Vignan Institute of Technology and Science and the Badruka College of Commerce, Deverakonda had a brief stint in theater. He made his acting debut in 2011 by playing a famous cricketer in Ravi Babu’s romantic comedy, Nuvvila. Deverakonda then received national recognition for his supporting role in the coming-of-age drama Yevade Subramanyam (2015), in which he played an energetic and highly spiritual youth.
This film made Deverakonda a known face in Telugu films and opened his path to star in lead roles. He became popular after played role of the films such as, Life is Beautiful, Yevade Subramanayam, Pelli Choopulu, Dwaraka, Arjun Reddy, Yeh Mantram Vesave, Taxiwala, Mahanati etc. Vijay Devarakonda is looking very handsome, stylish and most popular for his mind blowing acting.
- School : Sri Sathya Sai Higher Secondary School, Puttaparthi, Anantapur, A.P
- College : Little Flowe Junior College and Badruka
- College of Commerce
- Degree/Graduation : Bachelor Degree in Commerce
Vijay Devarakonda Family Details/Parents/Siblings/Cousins
Vijay Devarakonda Age 29 Years Old, He born in Achampet, Telangana, India. His Father Name Govardhana Rao, TV Director and His Mother Named, Madhavi, Proprietor of Speak Easy in Hyderabad. He has one brother named, Anand Deverakonda, works with Deloitte in USA.
Vijay Devarakonda is unmarried and not dating anyone. He follows Hindu religion, Caste Brahmin and horoscope / sun sign is Taurus. Hema Malini Biography, Age, Husband, Family, Facts
- Father Name : Govardhana Rao
- Mother Name : Madhavi(Personality Development Trainer)
- Brothers Name : Anand(Younger, Deloitte in USA)
- Sisters Name : Not Known
Vijay Devarakonda Affairs/Dating/Marriage/Children/Kids
- Wife/Spouse : Not Known
- Sons : Not Known
- Daughters : Not Known
- Affairs/Girl Friends : Not Known
Vijay Devarakonda Money Factor/Lifestyle/Income
- Salary : Not Known
- Net Worth : Not Known
- Brand Endorsements : Not Known
- Cars, Bikes & Houses Collection : Not Known
- Houses : Not Known
Vijay Devarakonda Favorites Things and Like & Dislike
- Favorite Actor : Pawan Kalyan, Mahesh Babu
- Favorite Actress : Samantha
- Favorite Food : Hyderabadi Dum Biryani
- Favorite Movie : Hitler
- Hobbies : Acting