John Vijay is an Indian film actor who works in the Tamil film industry. He also works as the head program director of Radio One FM and is also the chief of `H2O`, an advertising agency with its office at Nungambakkam. He made his debut with the film Oram Po and went on to star in several films including Thillalangadi (2010), David (2013), Yatchan (2015), Sakalakala Vallavan Appatakkar (2015) and Ko 2 (2016). He is also a part of the yet-to-be released film, Kabali. His 2017 release includes the Malayalam language thriller drama Comrade in America. Directed by Amal Neerad, the film co-stars Dulquer Salmaan as Aji Mathew, Chandini Sreedharan, and Priyanka Nair in important roles. He is associated with the 2017 movie Thupparivaalan directed by Mysskin, starring Anu Emmanuel and Vishal Krishna Reddy in lead. His 2017 release includes the Malayalam language romantic thriller, Solo Directed by Bijoy Nambiar. He is also associated with the 2018 Tamil action-comedy-drama Kathadi, Semma Botha Aagathey directed by Badri Venkatesh and Vikram starrer Saamy Square, directed by Hari. His 2019 projects include Lucifer and Under World. His 2020 release includes 2 States.