Thalapathy Vijay needs no introduction. The actor is unquestionably the most popular superstar in the film industry, with a massive fan base throughout the Southern states and beyond. In fact, Vijay has gone on to achieve stardom comparable to that of Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, and others over the years. He has created many memorable characters, and almost all of his films have been rated as box office successes. He is one of the highest-paid actors in Tamil cinema. Thalapathy Vijay has been part of the film industry for over two decades. Throughout his career, he collaborated with a number of actresses, including Bollywood divas.
The actor has romanced several Bollywood actresses in his films, including Priyanka Chopra, Bipasha Basu, and Katrina Kaif. On his birthday, here are 5 Bollywood actresses who have romanced Thalapathy Vijay onscreen.
In 2002, Priyanka Chopra made her acting debut in Thalapathy Vijay’s film Thamizhan. In the film, the actress was seen romancing Thalapathy Vijay. With Thalapathy Vijay’s Thamizhan, she not only made her film debut, but she also made her singing debut. She and Thalpathy Vijay sang the song ‘Ullathai Killathe’ from the film. After noticing Priyanka Chopra humming to a melody, Vijay reportedly suggested she sing a song for the film.
Bipasha Basu, like Priyanka Chopra, made her South film debut opposite Thalapathy Vijay. In the film Sachein, directed by John Mahendran, the two were seen romancing. In the film, Genelia Deshmukh played the main female lead, and Bipasha had a lengthy cameo.
Genelia Deshmukh and Thalapathy Vijay appeared in the film Sachein, and their on-screen chemistry wowed the audience. In 2005, the film was declared a success. With their performances and chemistry in the film, the actors certainly won hearts.
Isha Koppikar and Thalapathy Vijay were seen in the commercially successful 1999 film Nenjinile. Not only was the film a success, but so were the songs. Many people were won over by the duo’s chemistry. Thalapathy Vijay is said to have suggested Isha’s name for the female lead in Nenjinile.
Although the duo haven’t worked together on a film, Katrina Kaif appeared in her first television commercial alongside Thalapathy Vijay. She was featured in the advertisement as a ballet dancer.