Jasper is a professional actor and acts mostly in South Indian movies. He was born on 6th of February in the year 1972. He does not act in the lead roles. Japer has been active in the South Indian Film Industry since 2003 and has given many good movies. Jasper mainly acts as an antagonist. Jasper does not have the so called hero figure. He does not have biceps or chest or packs to show off. Jasper is on the heavier side. He weighs around 170 kg. The film directors have very cleverly used his high weight to give him catchy roles in the movies.
Mostly as a henchman, he has acted in a classic way in all his films. Jasper’s original name is Vijay Jasper. He did not aspire to be an actor from his childhood. Jasper was an engineer in Computer Science and wanted to do service. But Jasper decided to go into cinema when his luck in jobs failed to satisfy him. Jasper made his debut in South Indian Cinema in the year 2003. His debut film was Diwan. Jasper acted opposite the famous South actor
Sarath Kumar was so inspired and astonished by his acting that he made it a point to give Jasper roles in his future films. Nobody had thought that a man weighing roughly 170 kg could actually move about swiftly as Jasper does and that’s what made him famous. Jasper did the unexpected. He proved that weight does not matter. If someone wants do to something by heart, he can do it irrespective of any kind of barriers, be it mental or physical. Jasper is hugely loved by the people of the South. Sarath Kumar gave him roles in his films in the year 2004. Jasper acted in Gambeeram and Chathrapathy in the year 2004 alongside Sarath Kumar.
Throughout his career he has been portraying the role of an antagonist in each and every film that Jasper has acted in. In the year 2011, Jasper received a special award for his performance as a gang leader in the 2011 film Nayanam. His acting was even praised by the critics. In the film
Chennai Express, which was released in the year 2013, he played a role of a henchman alongside legendary actor Sathyaraj. Chennai Express starred India’s most popular actor
Shah Rukh Khan in the male lead and
Deepika Padukone in the female lead roles respectively. Jasper even played a small part in the 2015 film Puli which was a major blockbuster in the South.