Vinay Forrt is a young actor who is active in the malayalam film industry. He made his acting debut with the film ‘Ritu’. His noted films are ‘Apoorvaragam’, ‘The Blueberry Hunt’, ‘Prabhuvinte Makkal’, ‘Theevram’, ‘7th Day’, ‘Manglish’, ‘Masala Republic’, ‘Premam’ and ‘Role Models’.
Vinay Forrt (Vinay Kumar) was born as the son of mr. M V Mani and Mrs.Sujatha at Fort Kochi, Kerala. He has a sister and a brother. Vinay completed his primary education at the Boys School, Fort Kochi. He joined the Lokadharmi Theater and became active in plays.
Vinay took his post-graduation in acting from the Film and Television Institute of India in Pune. He is a theater activist with more than 10 years of experience. He received the National Scholarship from the Government of India for the Best Senior Theatre Actor (2004-2006). Vinay is also trained in contemporary dance. He got married to Soumya.
Vinay started his career in acting as a theatre artist. He made his silver screen debut in 2009 with the film ‘Ritu’ directed by Shyamaprasad. He has acted in more than 35 films till date.
He has done character roles in films like ‘Apoorvaragam’, ‘Veettilekulla Vazhi’, ‘Da Thadiya’, ‘Shutter’, ‘7th Day’, ‘Masala Republic’, ‘Premam’, ‘Rasputin’, ‘Urumbukal Urangarilla’, ‘Hello Namsthe’, ‘God Say’, ‘Avarude Raavukal’, ‘Georgettans Pooram’ and ‘Role Models’.
Vinay was blessed to work with commercial and critically acclaimed filmmakers of malayalam cinema. He has acted along with Naseeruddin Shah and Vipin Sharma in the bilingual – The Blueberry Hunt.