Hyderabad born Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi is well known to Telugu audience with his Ramgopal Varma movies ‘Company’ and ‘Raktha Charithra’. He is currently working in a straight Telugu film starring Charan and directed by Boyapati Srinu. He would be an antagonist in this movie.
Vivek though belongs to Bollywood is seen in South Indian films these days. He was seen along with Ajith in Tamil film ‘Vivegam’. He acted in ‘Rustom’, a Kannada movie and in ‘Lucifer’ a Malayalam movie. Talking to an English daily, he recently said that he had decided to do at least one Telugu film a year. He also added that not just in Tollywood but he wants to one film each in all the South Indian languages from now on.
Vivek’s father Suresh Oberoi is a famous Bollywood character artist while his mother Yashodhara is a Tamilian. Having a Tamil background and being born in Hyderabad, it is evident now that his interest to do South Indian movies has a reason behind it. Welcome Vivek Oberoi to the Telugu Film Industry.