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Vishal (actor)

Vishal Krishna Reddy (born 29 August 1977), known mononymously as Vishal, is an Indian film actor and producer who works at the Tamil cinema. The younger son of film producer G. K. Reddy, Vishal studied Visual Communications at Loyola College, Chennai. Best known for his roles in action films, he produces films under his production company, Vishal Film Factory.

Vishal
Vishal in 2018
Born
Vishal Krishna Reddy

(1977-08-29)29 August 1977 (age 44)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Alma materLoyola College, Chennai
OccupationActor, Producer, Film Director,
Secretary General for Nadigar Sangam,
Anti-piracy activist
Years active2004–present
Parent(s)G. K. Reddy (father)
Janaki Devi(mother)
RelativesVikram Krishna (brother)
Aishwarya (sister)
Sriya Reddy (Sister-in-law)

Vishal made an entrance into the film industry as an assistant director for Arjun. He then became an actor and played his first lead role in the romantic thriller Chellamae (2004), before going on to star in the commercially successful action films Sandakozhi, Thimiru, Thaamirabharani and Malaikottai. Following a series of unsuccessful films at the box office, Vishal chose to create his own production studio and has since produced and worked on profitable ventures such as Pandiya Naadu (2013), Naan Sigappu Manithan (2014) and Poojai (2014).

Vishal was elected as the General Secretary of the Nadigar Sangam in October 2015 after initiating a movement against the previous committee. He was expelled from Tamil Film Producers' Council (TFPC) for remarks against the council. Later in April 2017, he won the election and got elected as President of Tamil Film Producers Council.

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Vishal with his father G. K. Reddy and late politician M. Karunanidhi.

Vishal Krishna Reddy was born into a Telugu family to G. K. Reddy and Janaki Devi on 29 August 1977 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. His father was a businessman and a film producer for Telugu and Tamil films. His family is settled in Chennai.[citation needed] His elder brother Vikram Krishna has produced several of Vishal's films and had previously appeared as an actor in films under the screen name of Ajay. Vishal obtained his secondary education from Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School before securing a degree in visual communications from Loyola College, Chennai.[citation needed]

2004–2011

Vishal assisted actor-director Arjun Sarja in his venture Vedham (2001), and a producer spotted Vishal on the sets of the film and signed him to appear in an acting role in Gandhi Krishna's Chellamae (2004). Accepting the role, Vishal prepared by joining Koothu-P-Pattarai to hone his acting skills and played the protagonist role of Raghunandan, whose wife is kidnapped by her childhood friend. A critic described his performance is "apt" but "there was plenty left to hone". His next film was Sandakozhi (2005) with N. Linguswamy, who had previously worked with his father's production house as an assistant director. Vishal was described to have "improved from his Chellamae days" and "clicked as an action hero". Film journalists stated that he was "the fastest rising action hero" of the time. After a cameo as himself in Sasi's Dishyum (2006), he went on to appear in Tarun Gopi's action film Thimiru (2006). The film opened to mixed reviews with Vishal being praised for his intense performance with a critic calling his performance "the film's only strength and, to an extent, making up for the weak script and poor characterisation". The film became Vishal's third consecutive commercial success, and he began to emerge in Tamil films.

His next film, the political action drama Sivappathigaram (2006), directed by Karu Pazhaniappan was a failure financially despite favourable reviews. His next film was released in January 2007, Hari's multi-starring family action drama Thaamirabharani (2007) and the film went on to gain considerable box office success, carrying good reports amidst other big budget releases. Later in the year, he appeared in Boopathy Pandian's Malaikottai (2007), a comedy entertainer. In his first full-length comic role, Vishal received mixed feedback for his portrayal from critics, with Rediff stating that he is "a far cry from the rather endearing young man in Sandakozhi", whilst describing his performance as "cringe-able". Behindwoods stated it as an "Average masala-mix entertainer". The film took a large opening and was declared a blockbuster, featuring in the top 10 at behindwoods box office. In the year 2008, for the first time, Vishal portrayed a police officer in Sathyam, which became a commercial failure at the box office. Then both his films Thoranai (2009) and Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai (2010) were just average grossers. Additionally, the box-office duds, Sathyam and Thoranai, both of which were bilingual in Tamil and Telugu, failed to establish his popularity in Telugu cinema.

Vishal was then given the opportunity to feature in Bala's dark comedy Avan Ivan (2011), after being recommended to the director by his friend Arya. Portraying a village stage actor with a squint, Vishal had severe eye pain and headaches, and he also had a serious muscular injury on sets. The film opened to mixed reviews, though Vishal's performance won positive reviews. Indiaglitz stated that Vishal delivered an "award winning performance" and that his "mannerisms and body language give you goosebumps". The reviewer further cited that "Vishal's spontaneous response to his mentor's death in the movie is touching. His demonstration of Navarasas in front of actor Suriya will melt you in tears". Vishal played the role of a police officer in his following release Vedi (2011), directed by Prabhu Deva, which was declared an instant flop at the box office.

2013–present

Vishal in 2013.

In the 2013 film Samar, Vishal played a forest trek guide. Behindwoods stated that he "rocks in the action sequences". Following a cameo role in Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru, he starred in the action films Pattathu Yaanai and Pandiya Naadu. The latter was Vishal's debut production venture. Vishal opted to produce and collaborate with Thiru for a third venture Naan Sigappu Manithan (2014), a revenge drama, in which his character had narcolepsy. To prepare for the lead role, Vishal read up and studied real life case studies of people with the disorder, citing that there were no references from cinema which he could watch and learn. Then he had acted under director Hari for the second time in Poojai (2014), which did somewhat good business at the box office. In 2015, he acted two films, namely, Aambala and Paayum Puli.

In 2016, he appeared in three movies; Kathakali, Marudhu and Kaththi Sandai. The first two were average grossers, while Kaththi Sandai became a flop at the box office. In January 2017, Vishal signed his debut Malayalam film, as the main antagonist in the Mohanlal-starrer Villain, directed by B. Unnikrishnan. In September 2017, Vishal played a detective in Thupparivaalan directed by Mysskin which was loosely based on the British writer Arthur Conan Doyle's detective character, Sherlock Holmes. The film was a commercial success and was appreciated by audiences and critics. In 2018, Vishal had two major releases. The first one was Irumbu Thirai directed by newcomer P. S. Mithran which released in May 2018. And second was Sandakozhi 2 released in October 2018 was written and directed by N. Linguswamy. A sequel to the successful Sandakozhi (2005), the film features Vishal in his 25th film. The film turned out to be an average grosser. In 2019, he did one movie titled Action directed by Sundar C. The film received mixed reviews and was a box office failure. In 2021, he acted in the action thriller Chakra directed my newcomer M.S Anandan. The film which released on 19 February, received mixed reviews from critics and audience.

Tamil Film Producers Council (2017–present)

He was elected as President of Tamil Film Producers Council election, which was held on 2 April 2017. Apart from this, Vishal is also a staunch advocate against online piracy since 2014, having started an anti-piracy cell.

Television

He made his television début in October 2018 as a host of Sun Naam Oruvar, a talk show airing on Sun TV.

Vishal filed his nomination as an independent candidate for the by-poll to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency in Chennai, which fell vacant following Jayalalithaa's death in December 2017. But his nomination was rejected.

Vishal was arrested by police in December 2018 when he tried to enter inside the Tamil Film Producers Council in T Nagar, Chennai by forcefully trying to break the lock. The council was locked by 300 film producers alleging that Vishal failed to fulfil his promises during the elections in 2015.

Vishal in 2015
Key
Denotes films that have not yet been released
  • All films are in Tamil, unless otherwise noted.
Year Film Role Language Notes Ref.
1989 Jadikketha Moodi N/A Tamil Child artist
2001 Vedham N/A Tamil Assistant director
2004 Chellamae Ragunandan Tamil
2005 Sandakozhi Balu Tamil
Dishum Himself Tamil Cameo appearance
2006 Thimiru Ganesh Tamil
Sivappathigaram Sathyamoorthy Tamil
2007 Thaamirabharani Bharaniputhiran Tamil
Malaikottai Anbu Tamil
2008 Satyam Sathyam Tamil Simultaneously shot in Telugu as Salute
2009 Thoranai Murugan Tamil
Pistha Muralikrishna Telugu
2010 Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai Karthik Tamil
2011 Avan Ivan Walter Vanangamudi Tamil Won, Norway Tamil Film Festival Award for Special Jury Award

Nominated, 1st South Indian International Movie Awards For Best Actor

Nominated, 6th Vijay Awards For Best Actor

Vedi Prabhakaran (Balu) Tamil
2012 Madha Gaja Raja Raja Tamil Unreleased
2013 Samar Shakthi Tamil
Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru Himself Tamil Cameo appearance
Pattathu Yaanai Saravanan Tamil
Pandiya Naadu Sivakumar Tamil Also producer
Won, SIIMA Award for Best Debutant Producer

Nominated, 3rd South Indian International Movie Awards For Best Actor

Nominated, 8th Vijay Awards For Best Actor

2014 Naan Sigappu Manithan Indhiran Tamil Also producer
Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam Himself Tamil Cameo appearance
Poojai Vasudevan Tamil Also producer
2015 Aambala Saravanan Tamil Also producer
Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga Vetrivel Tamil Cameo appearance
Paayum Puli Jayaseelan Tamil
2016 Kathakali Amudhavel Tamil Also producer
Marudhu Marudhu Tamil
Kaththi Sandai Arjun Ramakrishnan (Cheenu) Tamil
2017 Thupparivaalan Kaniyan Poongundran Tamil Nominated, Vijay Award for Best Actor
Villain Saktivel Palaniswamy Malayalam
2018 Irumbu Thirai R. Kathiravan Tamil Also producer
Sandakozhi 2 Balu Tamil 25th Film
2019 Ayogya Karnan Tamil
Action Subhash Tamil
2021 Chakra Chandru Tamil
Enemy Chozhan Tamil
2022 Veerame Vaagai Soodum TBA Tamil Filming
Laththi Muruganantham Tamil Filming
Thupparivaalan 2 Kaniyan Poongundran Tamil Under production; also director
Year Show Channel Role Ref.
2018 - 2019 Sun Naam Oruvar Sun TV Host
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Vishal actor Article Talk Language Watch Edit Vishal Krishna Reddy born 29 August 1977 1 known mononymously as Vishal is an Indian film actor and producer who works at the Tamil cinema The younger son of film producer G K Reddy Vishal studied Visual Communications at Loyola College Chennai Best known for his roles in action films he produces films under his production company Vishal Film Factory 3 VishalVishal in 2018BornVishal Krishna Reddy 1977 08 29 29 August 1977 age 44 1 2 Chennai Tamil NaduAlma materLoyola College ChennaiOccupationActor Producer Film Director Secretary General for Nadigar Sangam Anti piracy activistYears active2004 presentParent s G K Reddy father Janaki Devi mother RelativesVikram Krishna brother Aishwarya sister Sriya Reddy Sister in law Vishal made an entrance into the film industry as an assistant director for Arjun He then became an actor and played his first lead role in the romantic thriller Chellamae 2004 before going on to star in the commercially successful action films Sandakozhi Thimiru Thaamirabharani and Malaikottai 4 Following a series of unsuccessful films at the box office Vishal chose to create his own production studio and has since produced and worked on profitable ventures such as Pandiya Naadu 2013 Naan Sigappu Manithan 2014 and Poojai 2014 5 Vishal was elected as the General Secretary of the Nadigar Sangam in October 2015 after initiating a movement against the previous committee 6 He was expelled from Tamil Film Producers Council TFPC for remarks against the council 7 8 Later in April 2017 he won the election and got elected as President of Tamil Film Producers Council Contents 1 Early life and family 2 Acting career 2 1 2004 2011 2 2 2013 present 2 3 Tamil Film Producers Council 2017 present 2 4 Television 3 Politics 4 Legal issues 5 Filmography 6 Television 7 Notes 8 References 9 External linksEarly life and family Edit Vishal with his father G K Reddy and late politician M Karunanidhi Vishal Krishna Reddy was born into a Telugu family to G K Reddy and Janaki Devi on 29 August 1977 in Chennai Tamil Nadu His father was a businessman and a film producer for Telugu and Tamil films His family is settled in Chennai citation needed His elder brother Vikram Krishna has produced several of Vishal s films and had previously appeared as an actor in films under the screen name of Ajay 9 Vishal obtained his secondary education from Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School before securing a degree in visual communications from Loyola College Chennai citation needed Acting career Edit2004 2011 Edit Vishal assisted actor director Arjun Sarja in his venture Vedham 2001 and a producer spotted Vishal on the sets of the film and signed him to appear in an acting role in Gandhi Krishna s Chellamae 2004 10 11 Accepting the role Vishal prepared by joining Koothu P Pattarai to hone his acting skills and played the protagonist role of Raghunandan whose wife is kidnapped by her childhood friend 11 A critic described his performance is apt but there was plenty left to hone 12 13 His next film was Sandakozhi 2005 with N Linguswamy who had previously worked with his father s production house as an assistant director 14 Vishal was described to have improved from his Chellamae days and clicked as an action hero 15 Film journalists stated that he was the fastest rising action hero of the time 16 After a cameo as himself in Sasi s Dishyum 2006 he went on to appear in Tarun Gopi s action film Thimiru 2006 The film opened to mixed reviews with Vishal being praised for his intense performance with a critic calling his performance the film s only strength and to an extent making up for the weak script and poor characterisation 17 The film became Vishal s third consecutive commercial success and he began to emerge in Tamil films 18 His next film the political action drama Sivappathigaram 2006 directed by Karu Pazhaniappan was a failure financially despite favourable reviews 19 His next film was released in January 2007 Hari s multi starring family action drama Thaamirabharani 2007 and the film went on to gain considerable box office success carrying good reports amidst other big budget releases 20 21 Later in the year he appeared in Boopathy Pandian s Malaikottai 2007 a comedy entertainer In his first full length comic role Vishal received mixed feedback for his portrayal from critics with Rediff stating that he is a far cry from the rather endearing young man in Sandakozhi whilst describing his performance as cringe able 22 Behindwoods stated it as an Average masala mix entertainer 23 The film took a large opening and was declared a blockbuster featuring in the top 10 at behindwoods box office In the year 2008 for the first time Vishal portrayed a police officer in Sathyam which became a commercial failure at the box office Then both his films Thoranai 2009 and Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai 2010 were just average grossers Additionally the box office duds Sathyam and Thoranai both of which were bilingual in Tamil and Telugu failed to establish his popularity in Telugu cinema 24 Vishal was then given the opportunity to feature in Bala s dark comedy Avan Ivan 2011 after being recommended to the director by his friend Arya Portraying a village stage actor with a squint Vishal had severe eye pain and headaches and he also had a serious muscular injury on sets 25 The film opened to mixed reviews though Vishal s performance won positive reviews Indiaglitz stated that Vishal delivered an award winning performance and that his mannerisms and body language give you goosebumps The reviewer further cited that Vishal s spontaneous response to his mentor s death in the movie is touching His demonstration of Navarasas in front of actor Suriya will melt you in tears 26 27 Vishal played the role of a police officer in his following release Vedi 2011 directed by Prabhu Deva which was declared an instant flop at the box office 28 2013 present Edit Vishal in 2013 In the 2013 film Samar Vishal played a forest trek guide Behindwoods stated that he rocks in the action sequences 29 30 Following a cameo role in Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru he starred in the action films Pattathu Yaanai and Pandiya Naadu The latter was Vishal s debut production venture 31 32 Vishal opted to produce and collaborate with Thiru for a third venture Naan Sigappu Manithan 2014 a revenge drama in which his character had narcolepsy To prepare for the lead role Vishal read up and studied real life case studies of people with the disorder citing that there were no references from cinema which he could watch and learn Then he had acted under director Hari for the second time in Poojai 2014 which did somewhat good business at the box office In 2015 he acted two films namely Aambala and Paayum Puli 33 34 In 2016 he appeared in three movies Kathakali Marudhu and Kaththi Sandai The first two were average grossers while Kaththi Sandai became a flop at the box office In January 2017 Vishal signed his debut Malayalam film as the main antagonist in the Mohanlal starrer Villain directed by B Unnikrishnan 35 36 In September 2017 Vishal played a detective in Thupparivaalan directed by Mysskin which was loosely based on the British writer Arthur Conan Doyle s detective character Sherlock Holmes The film was a commercial success and was appreciated by audiences and critics 37 In 2018 Vishal had two major releases The first one was Irumbu Thirai directed by newcomer P S Mithran which released in May 2018 38 And second was Sandakozhi 2 released in October 2018 was written and directed by N Linguswamy A sequel to the successful Sandakozhi 2005 the film features Vishal in his 25th film 39 The film turned out to be an average grosser 40 In 2019 he did one movie titled Action directed by Sundar C 41 The film received mixed reviews and was a box office failure 42 In 2021 he acted in the action thriller Chakra directed my newcomer M S Anandan The film which released on 19 February received mixed reviews from critics and audience 43 Tamil Film Producers Council 2017 present Edit He was elected as President of Tamil Film Producers Council election which was held on 2 April 2017 44 45 46 Apart from this Vishal is also a staunch advocate against online piracy since 2014 having started an anti piracy cell 47 Television Edit He made his television debut in October 2018 as a host of Sun Naam Oruvar a talk show airing on Sun TV 48 49 Politics EditVishal filed his nomination as an independent candidate for the by poll to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency in Chennai which fell vacant following Jayalalithaa s death in December 2017 50 But his nomination was rejected 51 Legal issues EditVishal was arrested by police in December 2018 when he tried to enter inside the Tamil Film Producers Council in T Nagar Chennai by forcefully trying to break the lock The council was locked by 300 film producers alleging that Vishal failed to fulfil his promises during the elections in 2015 52 Filmography Edit Vishal in 2015 Key Denotes films that have not yet been releasedAll films are in Tamil unless otherwise noted Year Film Role Language Notes Ref 1989 Jadikketha Moodi N A Tamil Child artist 53 2001 Vedham N A Tamil Assistant director 54 2004 Chellamae Ragunandan Tamil 13 2005 Sandakozhi Balu Tamil 16 Dishum Himself Tamil Cameo appearance 55 56 2006 Thimiru Ganesh Tamil 18 Sivappathigaram Sathyamoorthy Tamil 19 2007 Thaamirabharani Bharaniputhiran Tamil 20 Malaikottai Anbu Tamil 23 2008 Satyam Sathyam Tamil Simultaneously shot in Telugu as Salute 57 58 2009 Thoranai Murugan Tamil 59 Pistha Muralikrishna Telugu 60 24 2010 Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai Karthik Tamil 61 2011 Avan Ivan Walter Vanangamudi Tamil Won Norway Tamil Film Festival Award for Special Jury Award Nominated 1st South Indian International Movie Awards For Best Actor Nominated 6th Vijay Awards For Best ActorVedi Prabhakaran Balu a Tamil 62 2012 Madha Gaja Raja Raja Tamil Unreleased 63 2013 Samar Shakthi Tamil 64 Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru Himself Tamil Cameo appearance 65 66 Pattathu Yaanai Saravanan Tamil 67 Pandiya Naadu Sivakumar Tamil Also producer Won SIIMA Award for Best Debutant Producer Nominated 3rd South Indian International Movie Awards For Best Actor Nominated 8th Vijay Awards For Best Actor 68 2014 Naan Sigappu Manithan Indhiran Tamil Also producer 69 Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam Himself Tamil Cameo appearance 70 71 Poojai Vasudevan Tamil Also producer 72 2015 Aambala Saravanan Tamil Also producer 73 Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga Vetrivel Tamil Cameo appearance 74 75 Paayum Puli Jayaseelan Tamil 76 2016 Kathakali Amudhavel Tamil Also producer 77 Marudhu Marudhu Tamil 78 Kaththi Sandai Arjun Ramakrishnan Cheenu a Tamil 79 2017 Thupparivaalan Kaniyan Poongundran Tamil Nominated Vijay Award for Best Actor 80 Villain Saktivel Palaniswamy Malayalam 35 2018 Irumbu Thirai R Kathiravan Tamil Also producer 81 Sandakozhi 2 Balu Tamil 25th Film 81 2019 Ayogya Karnan Tamil 82 Action Subhash Tamil 83 2021 Chakra Chandru Tamil 84 Enemy Chozhan Tamil2022 Veerame Vaagai Soodum TBA Tamil FilmingLaththi Muruganantham Tamil FilmingThupparivaalan 2 Kaniyan Poongundran Tamil Under production also director 85 Television EditYear Show Channel Role Ref 2018 2019 Sun Naam Oruvar Sun TV Host 86 Notes Edit a b Vishal plays a single character with two or more names References Edit a b Vishal celebrates his birthday Sify com Retrieved 19 October 2015 A meaningful birthday celebration for Vishal Sify com Retrieved 19 October 2015 sify com Actor Vishal riding on success The Hindu 26 November 2006 Archived from the original on 8 February 2007 Retrieved 8 February 2010 Naan Sigappu Manithan hits 50 The Times of India 30 May 2014 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Nadigar Sangam election dates announced The Times of India 8 September 2015 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Vishal removed from Producers Council Times of India The Times of India Retrieved 20 November 2016 Vishal Expelled from Producer s Council Chitramala 15 November 2016 Retrieved 20 November 2016 Vikram Krishna weds Shriya reddy Sify 8 March 2008 Archived from the original on 20 October 2012 Retrieved 9 January 2011 Star Interviews Hero Vishal Interview and profile Telugucinema com Retrieved 10 May 2013 a b Interview with Chellamae Vishal IndiaGlitz 20 September 2004 Retrieved 7 January 2011 Rangarajan Malathi 17 September 2004 Chellamae The Hindu Archived from the original on 6 April 2005 Retrieved 9 January 2011 CS1 maint unfit URL link a b Chellamey Sify 20 September 2004 Archived from the original on 20 October 2013 Retrieved 9 January 2011 Prasad G 11 March 2006 Riding high on crest of success The Hindu Archived from the original on 15 January 2010 Retrieved 9 January 2011 Sandakozhi Sify 14 November 2005 Archived from the original on 20 October 2013 Retrieved 9 January 2011 a b Vishal The dark horse Sify 9 May 2006 Archived from the original on 19 October 2012 Retrieved 9 January 2011 Sudha S 4 August 2006 Thimiru is a time pass flick Rediff Retrieved 9 January 2011 a b Vishal alters the list of top heroes in Kollywood Behindwoods 8 August 2006 Retrieved 9 January 2011 a b Rajaraman R 25 November 2006 Sivapathigaram Review Nowrunning com Retrieved 13 January 2011 a b Iyer Sriram 14 January 2007 Thamirabharani is worth a watch Rediff Retrieved 13 January 2011 Box office analysis IndiaGlitz 18 January 2007 Retrieved 13 January 2011 Srinivasan Pavithra 28 September 2007 Malaikottai is avoidable Rediff Retrieved 13 January 2011 a b Malaikottai Masala comedy no strings attached Behindwoods 28 September 2007 Retrieved 13 January 2011 a b BVS Prakash 30 May 2009 Pistha Movie Review 1 5 5 Critic Review of Pistha by Times of India The Times of India Retrieved 15 November 2019 Manigandan KRI 22 January 2011 Vishal A squint to success The Times of India Archived from the original on 19 April 2012 Retrieved 28 January 2011 Vaadu Veedu Telugu Movie Review IndiaGlitz 17 June 2011 Retrieved 24 June 2012 Janani Karthik 9 July 2012 I didn t work for awards says Vishal Deccan Chronicle Chennai India Retrieved 18 July 2012 Vishal s third project in a row Behindwoods 28 January 2011 Retrieved 29 January 2011 Samar Movie Review Behindwoods 13 January 2013 Retrieved 10 May 2013 Samar Tamil Movie Review IndiaGlitz 12 January 2013 Retrieved 10 May 2013 Top 10 Tamil grossers of 2013 The Times of India The Times of India Retrieved 17 September 2015 2013 The top 10 Tamil grossers Sify com 2 January 2014 Retrieved 17 September 2015 Menon Vishal 16 January 2015 Aambala Mindless in Madurai The Hindu Paayum Puli review Suseenthiran takes a tried and tested script to make it look fresh a b Vishal s role in Malayalam debut revealed The New Indian Express IANS 27 January 2017 Vishal to play the main antagonist in Mohanlal s next Thupparivaalan 2017 Thupparivaalan Thupparivalan Tamil Movie Thupparivaalan Review Cast amp Crew Release Date Photos Videos FilmiBeat Retrieved 12 January 2019 Vishal Samantha s Irumbu Thirai to release on May 11 Times of India The Times of India Retrieved 12 January 2019 Vishal s 25th film gets a grand start Tamil News 10 August 2017 Review Sandakozhi 2 review A watchable rural action entertainer 2018 www sify com Retrieved 12 January 2019 Action Trailer Vishal www chennaiboxoffice com Archived from the original on 15 November 2019 Retrieved 8 July 2021 Action review This Vishal film is strictly for Action Lovers 16 November 2019 Chakra Aka Chakraa review 19 February 2021 Vishal s Namma Ani wins TFPC election hands down Top 10 Cinema 3 April 2017 Retrieved 4 April 2017 Vishal pulls off a stunning victory in Tamil Nadu Producers Council elections vows to end piracy The Indian Express 3 April 2017 Retrieved 4 April 2017 Tamil Nadu Film Producers Council Election 2017 Complete Winners List www moviecrow com Retrieved 4 April 2017 Now the battle against piracy has begun Vishal timesofindia indiatimes com Retrieved 4 April 2017 Actor Vishal follows Kamal Haasan s footsteps enters small screen as a host Times of India The Times of India Retrieved 6 January 2019 Actor Vishal s new TV venture to premiere soon Times of India The Times of India Retrieved 6 January 2019 Vishal contests RK Nagar elections Puratchi Thalapathy s political plunge was a long time in the making Indian Express 3 December 2017 RK Nagar Nomination Rejected Actor Vishal Says Mockery Of Democracy NDTV Chennai India Today Web Desk Tamil Film Producers Council President Vishal detained after complaints India Today Retrieved 11 September 2020 ARTS Indian Cinema Kollywood Kollywood Actors Vishal Indian Mirror 29 August 1977 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Vishal assisted Arjun in the film Vedham The Times of India Dishyum Tamil Movie Vishal Cameo Scene YouTube 5 December 2014 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Vishal TVSK Dishyum Top Heroes And Their Cameos Cinemalea Cinemalead com Retrieved 19 October 2015 Review Sathyam Rediff Retrieved 19 October 2015 Salute music launch Telugu cinema Vishal amp Nayana Tara Idlebrain com 28 July 2008 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Give us a break please Thoranai CHEN The Hindu 5 June 2009 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Vishal I am an entertainer not an actor Sify Archived from the original on 14 March 2016 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Aarathy R 17 February 2010 Half enjoyable The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Review Sameera stands out in Vedi Rediff 3 October 2011 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Madha Gaja Raja release postponed Retrieved 5 September 2013 Rangarajan Malathi 19 January 2013 Samar It s all in the beginning The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Tamil stars play themselves on screen The Times of India 13 August 2013 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Dundoo Sangeetha Devi 14 June 2013 Something Something Drama of the absurd The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Kamath Sudhish 27 July 2013 Pattathu Yaanai The Superhero called Elephant Man The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Rangan Baradwaj 6 November 2013 Ordinary people The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Rangan Baradwaj 12 April 2014 Naan Sigappu Manidhan A doze of action The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Vishal to do a cameo in Parthiepan s KTVI Sify 5 May 2014 Archived from the original on 30 June 2016 Retrieved 19 October 2015 Rangan Baradwaj 16 August 2014 Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam review Season of the meta movie The Hindu Retrieved 19 October 2015 Poojai review Crash bang wallop The Hindu 22 October 2014 Retrieved 10 May 2016 Aambala Mindless in Madurai The Hindu 16 January 2015 Retrieved 10 May 2016 Vishal s cameo for Arya s VSOP sify com 4 February 2015 Review Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga makes you cringe Rediff com Movies Rediff com 17 August 2015 Retrieved 10 May 2016 Paayum Puli A few good portions don t make a wholesome meal The Hindu 4 September 2015 Retrieved 10 May 2016 Vishal Pandiraj s next titled Kathakali Times of India The Times of India 18 September 2015 Retrieved 10 May 2016 Rangan Baradwaj 21 May 2016 Maruthu Fists of fury The Hindu via www thehindu com Kaththi Sandai confirms December 23 release Sify 15 December 2016 Retrieved 15 December 2016 kavirayani suresh 26 May 2016 Rayudu will outdo Pandem Kodi Vishal Deccan Chronicle a b Vishal s next titled as Irumbu Thirai Behindwoods 30 August 2016 Vishal s Temper remake titled Ayogya officially launched with ceremony The News Minute 25 August 2018 Action review Vishal s film is for action lovers but plot is an afterthought The News Minute 15 November 2019 Vishal s Chakra First Look Poster Out www chennaiboxoffice com Archived from the original on 12 February 2020 Retrieved 8 July 2021 Mysskin begins work on his next Thupparivaalan 2 The New Indian Express Actor Vishal s new TV venture to premiere soon 5 October 2018 External links EditWikimedia Commons has media related to Vishal actor Vishal on Facebook Vishal at IMDb Vishal at Rotten Tomatoes Retrieved from https en wikipedia org w index php title Vishal actor amp oldid 1056044588, wikipedia, wiki, 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