Vijay Deverakonda celebrates his birthday today and the ‘Liger’ star turned the heartthrob of Tollywood with ‘Arjun Reddy’. Importantly, his stardom is immune to the box-office result like World Famous Lover. The rise of Vijay in films is an inspiration for many. From outside, it appears that he became an overnight star. But that is not the case exactly. The Rowdy star toiled hard for about a decade before reaching the pinnacle of success.
Started from stage, Vijay played small roles in films like Nuvvila and Life is Beautiful. He got unnoticed in those movies purely on the scale of his roles. Later, his perseverance and confidence in himself catapulted him to the place which he much deserves.
Nag Ashwin’s Yevade Subramanyam brought Vijay to the limelight. The energetic performance as Rishi brought him all the accolades he was long been waiting for. Nani played the lead man but Vijay also got a meaty role to showcase his talent to the world. Most of the audience didn’t know Vijay then but he managed to capture their attention with his magical screen presence and electrifying acting.
Pelli Choopulu is the first film as a solo hero for Vijay Deverakonda. He played Prashant in the film which reflects the present generation’s mindset. His boy next door looks and the situations he goes through in life made the youth to connect themselves with Vijay. Tharun Bhascker’s directorial debut gifted the much needed success to the young actor. The film impressed both the audience and critics alike and gave Vijay a nice reach to both the youth as well as families.
This film transformed the image of Vijy Deverakonda completely and made him a huge star in Tollywood. Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s Arjun Reddy showcased the volcanic eruption of his acting prowess and it marked the arrival of another superstar in Telugu cinema. The impeccable performance of Deverakonda left the audience in trance and the youth immediately got connected with him. Apart from being a magical success in Vijay’s career, Arjun Reddy created a huge impact in the thought process of Tollywood makers as well.
After playing the rebellious and intense lover in Arjun Reddy, Geetha Govindam came as a cool entertainer in Vijay’s career. The movie got huge collections at the box-office. Audience got to see another dimension in Deverakonda’s acting as a composed and obedient lover. The songs, chemistry between Rashmika and Vijay, comedy and fun made it a binge cool watch and helped Vijay to establish a fan base among the family audience as well.
Now, Vijay Deverakonda is going Pan India with Puri Jagannadh’s ‘Liger’. He is greeting the Bollywood audience through this film and wish he becomes a huge star in the Hindi belt as well through Liger.
Atuitu.com wishes the Rowdy hero a successful journey ahead on the occasion of his birthday.