Wife: Aarathi Mohan
|Real Name||Arun Kumar|
|Famous Role||Victor Manohar, Yennai Arindhaal (2015)
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 176 cm
in meters- 1.76 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 36 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
• Murai Mappillai,Tamil (1995)
• Bruce Lee, Telugu (2015)
• Chakravyuha, Kannada (2016)
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||Yennai Arindhaal, 2015:
• Edison Award for Best Villain
• SIIMA Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role
• Norway Tamil Film Festival Award for Best Villain
|Date of Birth||19 November 1977 (Saturday)|
|Age (as in 2019)||42 Years|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|School||Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Egmore|
|College/University||Loyola College, Chennai|
|Hobbies||Horse Riding, Singing and Skydiving|
|Tattoo(s)||• Tattoo on his left hand
• Tattoo on his back near to his neck
|Controversy||• His tweet made a big controversy when netizens assumed it to be a brutal trolling against Sivakarthikeyan (Actor). Later, he clarified it by saying that, his Twitter account was hacked.
|Relationships & More|
|Marriage Date||Year 2006|
|Wife/Spouse||Aarathi Mohan (Daughter of Dr N. S. Mohan, film producer)
|Children||Son- Arnav Vijay
|Parents||Father- Vijayakumar, Actor
• Manjula, Actress (Step-Mother)
• Kavitha Vijayakumar
• Anitha Vijayakumar (Doctor)
• Vanitha Vijayakumar (Half-sister)
• Pritha Vijayakumar (Half-sister)
• Sridevi Vijaykumar (Half-sister)
|Favourite Food||South Indian Food|
|Favourite Actor||Kamal Haasan|
|Favourite Director||Mani Ratnam|
|Favourite Sport(s)||Skydiving and Cricket|
|Car Collection||• Jaguar (JLR India)
• Pick Up Truck
Some Lesser Known Facts About Arun Vijay
- Arun Vijay is a popular Tamil movie actor. He changed his name from Arunkumar to Arun Vijay; because he thought it would be lucky for him.
- He was born into a modest family in Chennai. He is the only son among the six children of his parents. He has two real sisters and three stepsisters.
- Arun started his career as an actor in 1995. He was just 18 years old when he made his debut with the movie ‘Murai Mappillai’.
- Thereafter, he appeared in many movies but, they were not a big hit. After almost 17 years, Arun’s talent was recognized, and he started getting movies with big stars.
- In 2015, he appeared in the movie ‘Yennai Arindhaal’ with the superstar ‘Ajith Kumar‘. He played the role of an antagonist. He worked out in the gym for almost 6 hours a day to make his look in the movie more appealing.
- Some of his phenomenal movies are Yennai Arindhaal, Chakravyuha, and Kuttram 23. He believes that action movies are his forte, and he performs tremendously in them.
- He has received many awards in the Best Villian category for the movies ‘Yennai Arindhaal and Chakravyuha’.
- On September 1, 2015, he started his production company ‘In Cinemas Entertainment (ICE)’ to give a platform to the new talent.
- He is a sportsperson and loves to play cricket, he is even a licensed skydiver approved by ‘United States Parachute Association’.
- He is a gym freak and is considered as one of the fittest actors in the South Indian Film Industry.
- He is an animal lover. He owns a dog and his name is ‘Rudhra’.
- He also appeared in the 2019 Indian action-thriller film ‘Saaho;’ starring Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor.