actor Vijay's film Slum Bala, first directorial venture of
Sumana Kittur, was released recently. The actor, who appears with
Shubha Poonja in the movie, is very happy at the movie release.
Will the movie Slum Bala become another Duniya? Vijay's
latest releases Yuga, Chanda and Kavitha Lankesh directed Avva
proved big plops at the Box Office. Vijay is really anxious. But
initial response to the movie Slum Bala makes him very
happy. Here he shares his views with Jayanti at Oneindia.
How were your days before the release of
Before acting in Suri directed Duniya, I have acted in
more than 20 movies, but all of them are small roles, which are not
so significant. I have also acted in TV serials but none has
changed my fate. Suri's Duniya changed my life. It gave
new dimension to my life.
Tell us about your village and parents.
I am basically from a village called Kumbaralli near Anekal. I am
the son of Rudrappa-Narayanamma. Though I was from poor family, I
was able to complete my degree with hard work. I had a habit of
acting in dramas in college as well as in my village. This habit of
acting brought me to Cinema field.
Which are your forthcoming movies?
I have three movies Putta, Chirate and Takat in hand. I am looking
for the release of Ravi Belgere directed Mukhyamantri I Love You. I
am also acting in Suri directed Janglee. In all these movies, I
appear in different roles.
Do you think that you are a victim of
It's all in my fate.But one thing is sure that all these
controversies have increased my confidence. Although I had to visit
Film Chamber of Commerce frequently for these controversies, this
film industry helped me a lot to overcome everything. I am simple
and humble guy. I have still long way to cross in this film
industry. I will move very carefully.
What kind of role do you like to play?
I would like to play the roles that are very near to real life. I
would also like to play historical characters. I also mind the
producer who invest money on my role. I feel that the producer
should get back his money from the movie, so that he can produce