Leading up to his birthday today, fans of Vijay Deverakonda took to Twitter to wish him on this special occasion. Owing to the second wave, there is not much known about the young actor's upcoming film Liger. Fans of the Arjun Reddy star have been tweeting non-stop to trend the upcoming kickboxer flick on social media. Sources say the makers of the film are planning to gift the fans a sneak peek into the film today! Directed by Puri Jagannadh, Liger stars Ananya Panday in a leading role. The Pan Indian film bankrolled by Karan Johar, Charmme Kaur and Jagannadh will hit the theatres in 5 languages.
Arjun Deverakonda made his silver screen debut with the 2011 film Nuvvila. He went to make a debut as a leading actor with Pelli Choopulu. It was his 2017 film Arjun Reddy that shot him into fame. Here are 5 must watch films of the actor:
Directed by Bhascker Prasant, the film followed the life of a care-free guy called Prasanth (Vijay Deverakonda). When he marries Chitra, an ambitious girl, his life takes a turn. The rom-com was well received by the critics and the masses. The film featured Ritu Varma as the female lead.
Geeta Govindam is one of those evergreen rom-com that you can watch over and over again. Geeta Govindam showcased Vijay and Rashmika Mandanna as a leading pair. Vijay excelled as a romantic hero with a funny bone to watch out for!
Arjun Reddy turned Vijay Deverakonda's into a household name. He skyrocketed into overnight fame. Vijay played a problematic young surgeon suffering from functioning alcoholism. The film was remade in Hindi as Kabir Singh and in Tamil as Adithya Varma. Directed by Sandeep Vanga, the film starred Shalini Pandey in a leading role.
If you want to see Vijay in a cool guy avatar, Taxiwaala is the film for you. Directed by Rahul Sankrityan, the film is a supernatural thriller flick.
This National Award-winning period piece stole the show when it hit the theatres in 2018. Mahanati followed the film of the infamous actress Savitri. Vijay shined in his role as a reporter.