Vijay Antony in Salim
24 July 1975 |
Trichy, Tamil Nadu
|Occupation||Music composer, actor, playback singer, producer|
Vijay Antony (born 24 July 1975) is an Indian music composer, playback singer and actor working in the Tamil film industry.
Vijay Antony was born in Trichy and studied in St.Xavier Higher Secondary School,Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu, India. He obtained a degree from the Trinity College London and set up his own in-house studio called Audiophiles.
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.
In 2012, he made his acting debut, enacting the lead role in the thriller film Naan. His next venture as an actor and music director was Salim, in which he portrayed the same character from Naan; both Naan and Salim were sleeper hits. India Pakistan, his next release, a romantic comedy, was the first film he starred in but did not compose music for. He will next be acting in Pichaikkaran, collaborating with his Dishyum director Sasi.
|2006||Dishyum||Dishum Dishum (Telugu)|
|2007||Naan Avanillai||Songs only
Nominated, Filmfare Best Music Director Award (Tamil)
|2008||Kadhalil Vizhunthen||Nominated, Filmfare Best Music Director Award (Tamil)|
|2008||Budhivanta (Kannada)||Remake of Naan Avanillai|
|2008||Pasumpon Thevar Varalaru||Documentary film|
|2009||A Aa E Ee|
|2009||TN 07 AL 4777|
|2009||Ninaithale Inikkum||Nominated, Filmfare Best Music Director Award (Tamil)|
|2009||Puthiya Thalapathi||Mahatma (Telugu)|
|2009||Vettaikkaaran||Puliveta (Telugu)||Winner, Vijay Award for Favourite Song – Chinna Thamarai
Nominated, Vijay Award for Best Music Director
|2010||Angadi Theru||Shopping Mall (Telugu)|
|2010||Aval Peyar Thamizharasi|
|2011||Yuvan Yuvathi||Dear (Telugu)|
|2012||Bullet Raja||Daruvu (Telugu)|
|2012||Sattam Oru Iruttarai|
|2013||Madha Gaja Raja|
|2014||Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam||1 song ("A for Azhagirukku")|
|2015||Nambiar||Soundtrack released, film in production|
|Naan Avan Illai|
|A Aa E Ee|
|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|
|2013||"Edhirthu nil"||Biriyani||Composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja|
|2014||"Onnuna Rendu"||Aindhaam Thalaimurai Sidha Vaidhiya Sigamani||Composed by Simon|
|2006||Kizhakku Kadalkarai Salai||Himself||Cameo appearance in Award Function|
|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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