Vishnuvardhan Kulasekaran(Director) Wiki, Age, Biography, Wife, Family, Lifestyle, Hobbies, & More…

Vishnuvardhan Kulasekaran(Director) Wiki, Age, Biography, Wife, Family, Lifestyle, Hobbies, & More...

Who is Vishnuvardhan Kulasekaran?

Vishnuvardhan Kulasekaran is a director, screenwriter, and producer in the Tamil film industry. He was born on December 6, 1976, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Vishnuvardhan made his directorial debut in the Tamil film industry with the film Kurumbu. He has also appeared in and directed many films. Vishnuvardhan’s film Arrambam, starring Pawan Kalyan, gained him huge popularity and success in the Tamil film industry. Later, Vishnuvardhan made his directorial debut in Hindi cinema with the film Shershaah, which was a huge success and gained him popularity and awards.


Full NameVishnuvardhan Kulasekaran
ProfessionDirector, Producer, Screenwriter
Date of Birth6 December 1976
Place of BirthChennai, Tamil Nadu
Age (as of 2024)46
SpouseAnu Vardhan
Alma Mater Loyola College, Chennai
Known forDirecting Shershaah & Arrambam
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Zodiac SignSagittarius

Early life

Vishnuvardhan was born and raised in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Since childhood, he has been an active kid and used to participate in every curriculum activity that happened in his school.


Vishnuvardhan was a kid when he got the chance to appear in Mani Ratnam’s film. For the very first time, he appeared in a dance sequence in the movie Anjali. After that, he played the role of young Vijayakanth in Sathriyan and also acted in the film Iruvar. Vishnuvardhan was in college when Santosh Sivan, who was working as a cinematographer for Mani Ratnam’s film The Terrorist, called Vishnuvardhan to act in the film. Vishnuvardhan was so influenced by Sivan’s work that he asked him to work with him as an assistant director, and Vishnuvardhan worked as an assistant director with Sivan for almost seven years in Mumbai while also appearing in films such as Fiza, Mali, and Asoka.

Later, Vishnuvardhan shifted to Tamil Nadu and worked as a director. In 2003, Vishnuvardhan made his directorial debut with the film Kurumbu, but the film did not gain him any fame. Later, Vishnuvardhan directed many films, such as Arinthum Ariyamalum, Pattiyal, Billa, and Panjaa, among others. After making Arrambam, in which Pawan Kalyan played the lead role. The film gained Vishnuvardhan immense fame and popularity in the industry. Then Vishnuvardhan made his debut in Hindi cinema with the film Shershaah in 2021, which gained him awards and popularity in the Hindi film industry.


Vishnuvardhan has completed his schooling at St. Bede’s Anglo-Indian Higher Secondary School. He then studied visual communication at Loyola College, Chennai.

Family and Affairs

Vishnu Vardhan was born to Kulasekaran and his wife. His father was a businessman, and his mother was a housewife. Later on, Vishnu’s father entered Tamil cinema as a producer. Vishnu has one younger brother named Krishna Kulasekaran, who is an actor in the Tamil film industry.

Vishnuvardhan is married to Anu Vardhan. His wife is a costume designer. The couple were classmates and dated for a long time. After their college education was completed, they got married. Anu Vardhan works as a costume designer in every film of Vishnuvardhan.


Vishnuvardhan stands at 5 feet, 6 inches. He maintains a well-groomed beard. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is black. Vishnuvardhan weighs around 67 kg.


Vishnuvardhan has received many awards and nominations for his work; some of them include being nominated for SIIMA Awards in 2014, winning IIFA Awards in 2022, and winning Filmfare Awards in 2022.

Money Factor

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Trivia & Facts

  • When kid Vishnuvardhan appeared in a dance sequence in the film Anjali directed by Mani Ratnam.
  • He was always interested in acting and films.
  • Vishnuvardhan does not drink or smoke.
  • Vishnuvardhan gained popularity after making the film Shershaah.

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