He started working in his father's Sri Balaji Group of companies - Sri Balaji Cylinders PVT LTD, Sri Balaji Valves PVT LTD and Sri Srinivasa cylinders PVT LTD, when he was 17. He established his own MSB Industries at the age of 20. He got his first film offer in 2002 at the age of 22 which made him leave his entrepreneurship and choose films. He has acted in Idi Maa Ashokgadi Love Story, Ela Cheppanu (2003), Dost, Arya, Sankranti, Kumkuma, Englishkaran, Pothe poni, Kokila, Sarada Saradaga, Aganthakudu, Annavaram, Pagale Vennela, Podarillu, Chandamama, Target, Masth, Shambo Shiva Shambo, Jagame Maya, and Janda Pai Kapiraju. In 2006, he won the Copper Nandi Award for his performance in the film Pothe poni.
Preetha Vijayakumar is an Indian film actress in the Tamil film industry. Her parents are noted actors Vijayakumar and Manjula. She is married to Hari, a Tamil film director. She was born as Preethi Vijayakumar but opted to change her first name to Preetha to avoid confusion with other actresses, Preity Zinta and Preeti Jhangiani. The Tamil film industry's acting family actor Vijaykumar and actress Manjula's second daughter preetha vijayakumar, who had a successful actress in the tamil industry. She is married to director Hari. Hari is a Tamil movie director. She has, till date, directed eight films- Debut Film : Santhipoma (Tamil).