Vishu Reddy is a popular actor from Telugu film industry. He is mainly famous for acting in several movies of director Puri Jagannath. He was recently seen in the much anticipated movie of Vijay Devarakonda, Liger. He is also a popular model and has done ramp walk for many top designers across the country.
Interestingly, Vishu is a fitness enthusiast and has also done professional training in mixed martial arts format. This helped him to play the role of a fighter effectively in the movie Liger which was related to martial arts. He is also a bike enthusiast and loves to ride his sports bikes. He also does stunts on his bikes and it was seen in few movies.
Vishu Reddy has been part of the Telugu film industry since more than 10 years. In the early stages of his career, he started with playing supporting roles and later moved to antagonist roles. He played the role of villain effectively in several movies and is often considered as one of the favorite actors of Puri Jagannadh.
Vishu Reddy was born on the 27th of June 1991 in Hyderabad. Vishu Reddy’s current age is 31 years.
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Vishu Reddy was born and brought up in Hyderabad. He completed his primary education from a local school in Hyderabad. Interestingly, he was very active in sports during a young age and played cricket and other games during his free time. He also learnt martial arts at a young age and this became his hobby later in life.
He joined a Fashion Designing course for his graduation and also started modeling during his college days. He had the good looks and built to become a ramp model and got many opportunities from designers. He was also able to walk the ramp for top designers in Mumbai after few years.
Vishu then became Mr South India in the year 2009 and this changed his entire career. He soon got recognition from the Telugu film industry and made his debut with the movie Josh. This had Naga Chaitanya in lead role and Vishu became a big star after the success of this movie. In recent years, he started working with Charmee and Puri Jagannadh’s company Puri Connects as a lead executive.
Vishu Reddy hails from a rich family based in Hyderabad. He is very private about his family life and has not revealed much details about his family members. However, sources say that his father is a businessman and his mother is a homemaker. He also has few siblings. Interestingly, he has not posted any photos with his family members on his social media pages.
Girlfriend, Wife, Relationships
Vishu Reddy’s relationship status is single. He is not yet married. However, there were rumours that he had an affair with another actress from the Telugu film industry. But he has not confirmed anything in this regard and mentioned that he is busy with his work at the moment and not interested in relationships.
Vishu Reddy looks very handsome and he is a famous model. He is best known for his fitness and muscular body. He works out regularly in the gym and posts photos of his workout on his Instagram page. He stands tall at 5.8 feet and weighs around 75 kgs. He usually maintains a small moustache and beard in most of his films. He has good hair style and fair complexion. He is also known for his stylish costumes . He also sports few tattoos on his shoulders and chest.
Vishu Reddy started his career in the entertainment industry by working as a model. He started doing fashion shows in Hyderabad and worked for many designers to show their work on stage. He also participated in the Mr South India contest in the year 2009. Interestingly, he was very talented and won the title in that year.
This became the turning point in his career as he got good attention from the film industry. In this way, he got to make his debut in Telugu films with the movie Josh. This was a decent hit and it had young hero Naga Chaitanya in lead role. After making an impressive debut, Vishu Reddy started focusing on small roles in big movies.
During this phase, he did movies like Love Chesthe in which he had an interesting character. Unfortunately, this movie did not get much success at the box office and his effort was wasted for a long time. He was also part of small projects like Agni Sakshiga and Nee Jatha Leka over the next few years.
He was seen in an exciting project titled Trayam. It was an action oriented thriller and he was able to bring his full talent on screen. He is a trained mixed martial artist fighter and this movie had enough scope for action scenes. However, this also did not get commercial success. He was appreciated by critics for his performance.
At this stage, he also started working in Puri Jagannadh’s production company titled Puri Connects as a production executive. He was able to bring down the cost of production with innovative ideas and this lead to his growth in the company over the years. After handling many projects successfully, he is now the CEO of the company.
Interestingly, he also played the role of villain in the movie Mehbooba which was directed by Puri Jagannadh. It has Puri’s son in the lead role and Vishu Reddy was able to get a full length role in his career after a long time.
Interestingly, Vishu Reddy also participated in the Bigg Boss program in the year 2019. However, he could not stay long as he was not too active like the other participants. He did not mingle with others easily and his frank nature was not suitable for the show. He was eliminated after few weeks.
After the success of this project, Vishu focused on his production work and completed several movies for Puri Connects company. In recent years, he was seen as a marital arts fighter in Puri Jagannadh’s movie Liger. This also got good reviews and Vishu established himself as a reliable actor in the Telugu industry.
The net worth of Vishu Reddy is around $3 million. He has acted in many movies in supporting roles. Apart from that, he is also a well known model. He is also working as the lead executive of a big production company in Telugu film industry since many years. He has made money through multiple sources. He owns properties in Hyderabad and has a good collection of luxury cars and bikes.
Facts and Information
Not many people realized that Vishu Reddy was a mixed martial arts fighter till the movie Liger released. In this movie, his fight scenes were very good and loved by audience.
Vishu is also fond of animals and has few pet dogs. He often posts pictures of them on his Instagram page. He is also active on social media and has good following on Instagram.
He has become one of the favourite actors of Puri Jagannadh in recent years. He has assisted him in many movies and also done negative roles in many movies.