Vijai Kaartik is an Indian actor mainly performing in Tamil movies.Vijai was born on 10 October 1975 at Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu. Vijai’s birth name is J.M. Basheer. However, he is known as Vijai Kaartik.
He started off his career as a producer in the Tamil entertainment world but then he tried his hand in acting. He was very appreciated for his versatile roles. From his debut role, he got a lot of appreciation. His debut film was Karupasami Kuthgaitharar. It was directed by A. Govindamoorthy with renowned actors like Karan, Meenakshi, and Vadivelu. It was a movie in which a cycle stand contractor and mimicry artist is attracted to Rasathi (Meenakshi), but their father does not approve their relationship. It was released in the year 2007. It the same year, Vijai did his second movie, Thee Nagar. It was directed by Thirumalai with a cast of Udhayathara, karan, Sameksha along with Vijai. It was a drama/romance movie about a tea stall owner and his life. In 2011, he did Poova Thalaiya, a film by Raja Mahesh. The cast included Krishna and Sherin. In 2013, he did Shivani directed by Sai Gokul Ramnath. The cast included Chandru,
Nithin Sathya, and
Kavya Shetty. In the same year, he did Kutralam. The director of this movie was Sanjayram. It was a project under Sai Pictures production house. Vaali and
Meenu Karthika were in the movie. In 2014, he did the movie Sandaiyai Virumbatha Samanthana Sangam.
He did Araathu in 2015.
Vincent Selva is the director of the movie. He has also done the screenplay. SK was the cinematographer of this drama film. Vijai worked with Champi in this movie. Vijai joined ADMK (Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam) on 10 April 2014. He is a primary member of this party. He has also met the ex-Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Late Jayalalitha. He is a big follower of Jayalalitha. Vijai performed in a music video for the single Love Failure Anthem. He performed along with famous actors like
Riyaz Khan, Vaali, Ayyappan, Rajesh,
Thavasi Raj, and Ansar Babu.
Hyde Karty and Emcee Bizmac were the composers of the single track.
Bobby Antony was the choreographer of the music video. It was a very famous song with over 1 Million views. It was shot with the budget of 50 lakh.
Vijai is a well-known actor and his roles are appreciated not only by the audience but also by the critic. He has done a lot of versatile roles and has given the best justice to all the characters he ever played.