Vivek Prasanna

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Vivek Prasanna
Years active2016-present

Vivek Prasanna is an Indian film actor who has appeared in Tamil language films as a supporting actor.[1] He recently won the Vijay Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the film Meyaadha Maan.


After several appearances in short and telefilms, he made his acting debut alongside Vijay Sethupathi in Arun Kumar's police drama Sethupathi (2016). A critic from noted that Vivek Prasanna as "the main henchman fits the role to the T".[2]

In 2017, Vivek Prasanna made a breakthrough and appeared in supporting roles in a series of successful Tamil films. His role as the drug lord Ravi in Vikram Vedha and as a politician in Peechankai, also won Vivek acclaim.[3][4][5] He then appeared as the second lead in the romantic comedy, Meyaadha Maan, winning rave reviews for his portrayal of the character of Vinoth.[6][7]


Year Film Role Notes
2015 Bench Talkies - The First Bench Vinoth
2016 Sethupathi Madhivaanan
2017 Maanagaram Lead's friend
Peechankai Nallathambi
Vikram Vedha Ravi
Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam Murugesan
Meyaadha Maan Vinoth
Velaikkaran Babu
2018 Irumbu Thirai Loan collection agent
Maniyar Kudumbam
2019 Petta College professor
Charlie Chaplin 2 Dubai Raja
Nenjamundu Nermaiyundu Odu Raja Local goon


  1. ^ "Vijay Sethupathi is not only the Makkal Selvan : Prem, Vivek Prasanna Interview Official Teaser Review videos - IndiaGlitz Tamil".
  2. ^ "Sethupathi review. Sethupathi Tamil movie review, story, rating - IndiaGlitz Tamil".
  3. ^ "Peechankai Review {3/5}: Ffter a point, the plot seems to be running in circles with no end in sight". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Tamil Vikram Vedha Movie Preview cinema review stills gallery trailer video clips showtimes - IndiaGlitz Tamil".
  5. ^ "'Peechankai': the left comes to power".
  6. ^ "Meyaadha Maan review: A winning musical".
  7. ^ "We were nervous about releasing Meyaadha Maan along with Mersal: Actor Vaibhav". 23 October 2017.

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