Vijaylakshmi is popularly known as Viji in Kannada industry. She has a sister Usha who is also a television serial actress. She ia a very gritty personality. She had mentioned in many interviews that she is a fighter and wants to win in the battle of life always.
In June 2011, she filed a case against tamil director Seeman. Vijayalakshmi has charged that, after promising to marry her, Seeman now wants to leave her. He has cheated by his false promises.
Vijayalakshmi acted in nearly 40 films in her career. She has acted in nearly 25 Kannada films. During her stint as an actress she was recognized for her beauty, fitness and performance. She debuted in ace director T.S. Nagabraranas film 'Nagamandala'. The first film of Vijayalakshmi was 'Nagamandala' based on folk tale opposite Prakash Rai, where held herself in front of a great actor like Prakash Rai popularly known as Prakash Raj
She was afeiry actress and she made many enimeis in her brief career due to her nature. She also was a fearless person who loved to call a spade a spade and not anything else. She had taken to task two big stars Jaggesh and B.C.Patil in Kannada films and proved that she is right in making attacking statements.
She had acted in Tamil films Friends and Soori which were big hits. In Telugu she was recognized from the movie Hanuman Junction. She had also acted in one Malayalam film. In 2010, again he acted in a super hit tamil movie Boss Engira Baskaran as a supporting actress.
She has also acted in quite a few Tamil television serials. She also was a anchor of a Reality show Bangaarada Bete, produced by Radaan Media Works.