Vijay Antony in Salim
|Born||Template:Birth date and age40
Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu
|Occupation||Music Composer, Actor, Playback Singer, Producer|
Vijay Antony (born 24 July 1975) is an Indian music composer, playback singer and an actor in the Tamil film industry. Vijay Antony is growing rapidly in Tamil film industry. Not only as Music director but also as a successful actor, while his skills as a Musician is well know in Nakka Mukka. The Naan actor has a manged to win many hearts showcasing his talent as an actor with his first film Naan and his second film Salim doing well at the box office, everyone's attention is now on his next film as an actor. First two films begin an action triller, has third is touted to be a Comedy entertainer with an eye catching title ,India Pakistan has manged to created decent expectation, having expressed his desire to-do different kinds of the roles. The composer turned actor is all set to star in his next venture which is titled pichaikkaran. The film will directed by Sasi (director). Vijay Antony will also produce under his banner and scoring the Music for the film.Sasi (director) who introduced Vijay Antony as a music director in his film Dishyum
Biography and career
Vijay Antony was born on 24 July 1975, in Nagercoil at Tamil Nadu, India.
Vijay Antony's interest in music composition and lyric writing blossomed when he was 21. He obtained a degree from the Trinity College London and set up his own in-house studio called Audiophiles.
His debut as a music director came was in the movie Dishyum.
He is the first Indian to win the 2009 Cannes Golden Lion for the Nakka Mukka commercial (for The Times of India) in the Best of Music category. Nakka Mukka raised his fame and that song was played in the 2011 Cricket World Cup.
His debut as an actor was in the Tamil movie Naan. He is the first music director to venture out as an actor.
His latest venture as an actor and music director is in the movie Salim which is produced in three languages (Tamil, Telugu and Hindi). Both the movie and songs were well appreciated. "Mascara Pottu" song voiced by Vijay Antony himself became a viral hit. And the movie proved to be a huge commercial success.
His latest film India Pakistan released on may 8 2015. It became an hit.This film's success marked his hatrick success as an actor.
|Naan Avan Illai|
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|2009||"Aathichudi"||TN 07 AL 4777|
"Naan Unnai Paarkum"
|2010||"Palayankottai"||Aval Peyar Thamizharasi|
|2011||"O My Angel"
|2012||"Poochandi"||Sattam Oru Iruttarai|
|2013||"Thumbakka"||Madha Gaja Raja|
|2014||"Onnuna Rendu"||Aindhaam Thalaimurai Sidha Vaidhiya Sigamani|
|2009||TN 07 AL 4777||Himself||Cameo appearance in "Aathichudi" song|
|2015||Nambiar||Himself||Cameo appearance in "Aala Amara" song|
- "TOI wins India its first Gold Film Lions at Cannes – Times of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 28 June 2009. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- "Srikanth is Nambiar!". Sify. 17 May 2013. Retrieved 17 May 2013.
- "First look of Vijay Antony's 'Thirudan' – The Times of India". The Times of India.
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