By: Poonam Deviah
His father is a veteran actor, who did shades of roles ranging from a hero to supporting actor to a villain. His son today is a star and one of the most talked about actor in Bollywood.
Vivek Oberoi, son of actor Suresh Oberoi, made his debut with Ram Gopal Varma's Company, where he plays a notorious underword don, Chandu. For this movie, he had been awarded with the Best Debut from: Anandlok (2002), Filmfare (2003), Zee (2003), Screen (2003). He was also awarded the Best supporting actor: (Company), Zee (Company) and Cine Award Winner for - Best Debut Actor&Best supporting Actor.
After his initial success, he made Road, Dum, Saathiya , Darna Mana Hai, Masti, Yuva, Kyon Ho Gaya Na and the latest being Subhash Ghai's, Kisna. He did a variety of roles with a wide star cast. He was linked for quite sometime with the green-eyed beauty, Aishwarya Rai and was supposedly threatened by Salman Khan for the same. He was also in the news when he broke his engagement with long time girlfriend, Gurpreet.
Life and career has moved on ever since for Vivek and he seems to be steadily climbing the ladder.