Vijay Amritraj is an Indian actor and sports commentator along with former professional tennis player who has a net worth of five million. Vijay Amritraj came into this world in Madras, India in December 1953. As a tennis player he turned pro in 1970 and retired in 1993, winning 1.3 thousand career prize money. Amritraj finished with a singles record of 390 - 203 with sixteen titles. The highest singles of his ranking was #16 in July 1980. He reached the quarterfinals of Wimbledon and the US Open two times. Amritraj finished with a doubles record of 264 - 218 with thirteen titles. His greatest doubles ranking was #23 in March 1980. He reached the semifinals of Wimbledon in 1976 and reached the finals of the Davis Cup in 1974 and 1987. His famous acting role came starring as the MI6 representative Vijay in the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy. Amritraj starred as Alphabet in the tv series The last Precinct in 1986. From 1986 to 1987 he starred as Ali Nadeem in the television series What a country. He also starred in the motion pictures 9 Deaths of the Ninja and Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home and is slated to star in the upcoming movie Of Kings and gods. Vijay Amritraj was given the Padma Shri found 1983.
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