Vignesh is a Tamil actor who hailed from the district of Erode, Tamilnadu. He was introduced to Tamil cinema through the film, Avanga Namma Ooru Ponnunga. Born as Raja, he changed his name as Vignesh for the film industry. Though Vignesh is known to most of the people, he did not get much popularity. He has acted in many successful films; he was just a part of it and not led the roles. Chinnathayi, the film by Ganesa raj, made him to become familiar. He was accompanied by Padmashree,
, Vinu Chakravarthi and
. In Kizhakku Cheemayile, he acted opposite Ashwini. That film was a super hit movie, which depicted the brother and sister relationship beautifully. In Uzhavan, he performed as a selfish brother of Prabhu, who leave his brother lonely after getting everything from him. Pasumpon is a good family movie, which depicted the remarriage of a widow. In this film, he performed as the half brother of Prabhu and the son of Radhika and Sivakumar. Pongalo Pongal was a good movie with average success. It is a village subject and in this film, he acted as an unemployed person and then become a business person who hailed from the hard work. He acted in many films after that; but failed to hit the box office. He expected the film Soori, in which he paired Uma. He mundane his head for that film and that film too failed to reach the people.
is his latest film in 2015, which is going to get released.