Vinay Virmani

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Vinay Virmani
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Vinay Virmani
Born (1985-01-24) January 24, 1985 (age 29)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present

Vinay Virmani (born January 24, 1985) is a Canadian actor best known for his performance in Breakaway (dubbed into Hindi as Speedy Singhs),[1] a Canadian hockey based film directed by Robert Lieberman and produced by Akshay Kumar and Paul Gross.[2]

Early life[edit]

Virmani was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. He is of Indian origin. He is the son of Ajay Virmani, an Indo-Canadian businessman and Indian film producer. He received his early education from the Second City School in Toronto and graduated from York University.[3] He has also studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City.[4]


Virmani's first role was in a 2008 Canadian short film. In 2011 he co-wrote and starred in Breakaway (dubbed into Hindi as "Speedy Singhs").[5][6] Vinay then starred in the critically acclaimed Hindi film, David,[7] directed by Bejoy Nambiar. Vinay’s next project is the social comedy Dr. Cabbie, produced by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and co-starring Big Bang Theory Kunal Nayyar. This was released in September 2014.[8]


Year Title Role Language Notes
2011 Breakaway Rajveer Singh English
2013 David David Hindi
2014 Dr. Cabbie Deepak V. Chopra English
2014 Komagata Maru -- Hindi Filming

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