Vijay Yesudas is the son of the legendary famous playback and Carnatic singer K J Yesudas. Like his father he made his debut as a playback singer. In 2011, he donned a role in a Malayalam film titled Avan.
At this juncture, he has been signed for the lead role in a film titled Padai Veeran which is to be directed by an associate of Mani Rathinam. Selection for the heroine is underway. Vijay Yesudas who has already been trained in fighting is now practicing dance for duets.