Vanitha Vijayakumar is a well-known face in the Indian film industry. He majorly works in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam movies. She is the daughter of famous Tamil actor and politician Vijayakumar and actress Manjula Vijayakumar.
Vanitha Vijayakumar Wiki/Biography
The actress was brought into existence on the 05th of October in 1982 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She was born with a silver spoon and brought up in a well-settled Hindu family in Chennai, India. She completed her early schooling from a private school in her hometown and no further information is available about the actress’s educational qualifications.
Since childhood, she was inclined towards acting and filming and always wanted to be a successful actress in the film industry.
Siblings, Family, and Friends
The actress belongs to a well-to-do celebrity family in Tamil Nadu India. She follows the Hindu religion and holds an Indian nationality. Her father Vijayakumar is a well known Tamil actor and a famous politician. Her mother’s name is Manjula Vijayakumar was also a popular South Indian actress. She has five siblings her younger sisters Preetha and Sridevi Vijayakumar, they are also known actresses in the South Indian industry. She also has two-step sisters Anitha Vijayakumar who is a doctor by profession and Kavitha Vijayakumar who is an actress by profession. She has one stepbrother whose name is Arjun Vijay who is also an actor in the South Indian film Industry.
The actress’s marital status is married. She is married to Peter Paul recently on the 27th of June 2020, Peter is a filmmaker and the couple gets married in a private ceremony at her residence in Chennai, only close family members were present in the ceremony. Before that, she was married twice, first with Akash who is a film actor. The couple got married in the year 2000 and after five years of their marriage, they got separated due to some unknown reasons. The couple got blessed with two children, their son’s name is Vijay Sri Hari and their daughter’s name is Jovika Akash.
After her first divorce, the actress got married for the second time with a USA based businessman Rajan Anand but the couple got separated after some time in the year 2010. The couple got blessed with a baby girl, their daughter’s name is Jaynitha Anand. Along with her two marriages, she was also in a rumor to be in a relationship with the choreographer Robert, but the couple never accepted their relationship in public.
in centimeters: 174 cmin meters: 1.74 min feet inches: 5’ 6”
in kilograms: 60 kgin pounds: 126 lbs
The actress is a hot and gorgeous lady. She is known for her bold looks and impressive personality. She is 5 feet and 6 inches tall and her body weight is nearly 60 Kg. She has beautiful long black color hair and also has sparkling star-like black color eyes. She didn’t have any tattoo painted on her body. Her body type is hourglass slim and her body measurements measuring nearly 32-30-34 inches.
The actress started her career with her appearance in the Tamil movie “Chandralekha” in 1995. After that, she appeared in another Tamil movie “Manikkam” in 1996. After that, she made her appearance for the first time in the Malayalam movie “Hitler Brothers” in 1997. She also made her appearance in the Telugu industry with the movie “Devi” in 1999. After her first marriage with Akash, she quit the film industry and “Devi” proved to her last film.
She made a comeback in the industry after her divorce with her appearance in the movie “Naan Rajavaga Pogiren” in 2013 and in the same she also made her appearance in the movie “Summa Nachunu Lrukku”. Apart from her acting career she also works as a producer in the industry and her debut film as a producer was “MGR Sivaji Rajini Kamal” in 2015, she has also appeared in this movie as a lead actress and this movie proved to be the last in her career.
She also made her television debut in 2019 with her appearance in the famous TV reality show “Big Boss Tamil” as a participant. She also featured in another TV reality show “Cook With Comali” in 2020 and won that show. Apart from this TV shows she also made an appearance in many other TV serials in small roles or as a guest appearance.
The actress is one of the controversial queens of the South Indian film industry. She found herself in controversy many times in her career. In 2018 her father filed a case against her in a disputed property matter. In this case, the actress stated that she was living in her mother’s house after her mother’s death but her father forced her to vacate the house and also pressurized her to quit shooting and acting. She also stated that her crew members were beaten by the police and they threw her out from the house. She also claimed that her father married his mother due to her mother’s rich financial background and after that seized all her property to his son Arjun Vijay’s name.
In 2017 she also made the news when she was accused of kidnapping her daughter. Her second husband Rajan Anand filed a case against him as she took away her daughter with her and didn’t return to her husband. This happened because after their divorce it was decided that the girl would be staying with her father from Monday to Friday and on weekends she would stay with her mother. But in April 2017 the actress took her daughter with herself and didn’t return her. After this incident court had decided and gave full custody of her daughter to her husband.
In 2010 she also indulges in a controversy when she filed a case against her father, mother, and brother for assaulting her when she and her husband went to her parent’s house to take back their children. As per reports, children went to her parent’s house for Diwali vacation but her father got so intoxicated that he refused to gave her children back.
Recently the actress also made controversy when she filed a case against Ravindar Chandrasekaran and Surya Devi. The actress stated that they are making comments on her personal life. She also warned Lakshmy Ramakrishnan and Kasthuri Shankar for making comments on her personal life. This fight started on the social media platform after the actress’s recent marriage with her husband Peter Paul. All of them are making comments on each other personal life and indulge themselves in a dirty fight over the internet.
Facts and Information
In many interviews, the actress stated her hobbies as she likes shopping and traveling. Once in an interview, the actress stated that soon she will going to marry her boyfriend Robert. However, Robert refused this statement and also added that he didn’t know why the actress stated this as he is happy in his current marriage life.
She also revealed that her nickname is Vinni or Nitha and most of her close friends called her by these names.