Kannada senior director Vijay popularly known as Vijaya Reddy has expired in Chennai Apollo hospital. Vijay Reddy has directed more than 40 Kannada movies and almost all the movies are super hit.
Vijaya Reddy first movie was Rangamahal Rahasaya in 1970 and later he went on to direct Cow Boy Kulla, Gandhada Gudi, Sri Srinivasa Kalyana, Mayura, Naa Ninna Mareyalare, Badava Bandhu Sannadi Appanna, Hukiya Haalina Mevu, Auto Raja, Nee Nanna Gellarae, Bhaktha Prahalada, Mullina Gulabi, Khadeema Kallaru, Bhakta Prahlada, Kunti Puthra Gandhada Gudi Part 2, Mojugara Sogasugara, Karnataka Suputhra, Hrudayanjali and many more movies.
Vijaya Reddy was supposed to direct Bhaktha Ambareesh Movie starring Dr Rajkumar in Lead. Song recording for the movie was held on June 2000.
He has directed more than 40 films in Kannada and few films in Hindi & Telugu also.