Manchu Vishnu Vardhan Babu is well known as Manchu Vishnu is an upcoming Tollywood hero and producer. He was born on 23 November 1981 in Chennai in Tamil Nadu to the couple actor Mohan Babu & Nirmala Devi. He has one elder sister Lakshmi Manchu who acts in television series and one younger brother Manoj Manchu who is also an actor. He married Veronica Reddy who is the niece of the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy and has twin girls born in December 2011 namely Ariaana Manchu and Viviana Manchu. He completed his B. Tech degree in Computer Science and Information Technology at Sree Vidyanikethan Engineering College and went to Los Angeles in California to undertake course in acting and film direction. He is the CEO of Mohan Babu Corporation which produces the films. He is the sponsor of the Celebrity Cricket League Telugu Warriors. Vishnu Manchu is the CEO of MBC and SVE,T (Sree Vidyanikethan Educational Trust), a university chain of five colleges, and oversees several companies of their family like Sree Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures, Think Smart, and 24 Frames Factory.
Vishnu started appearing in the films at his age of four as a child artist. His first film was “Ragile Gundelu” in 1985 which was his first love for acting emerged. From that time, he was nourishing desires to become an actor. He entered Telugu film industry in 2003 through the film “Vishnu” directed by Shaji Kailas in which he worked as an SPFX supervisor as he had an interest in special effects, next film “Saleem” was shot on locations throughout Europe, India, and Thailand. But Vishnu got break in films with a movie” Vastaadu Naa Raaju” though it was an average hit.. He acts in one movie per year and some of the movies that he has acted include Vishnu, Suryam, Political Rowdy, Asthram, Game, Dhee, Krishnarjuna, Saleem, Vastadu Naa Raju, Dhenikaina Ready, etc.
Vishnu ventured into production and as produced two films “Yamajaathakudu” and “Sri”. Though Manchu Vishnu is from filmy background he has a very less films which are hardly successful. His film “Dhee” was one of the most successful Telugu films in 2007. His latest movie has been released called "Denikaina Ready" pairing with Hansika Motwani was created sensation at box office collection. This was one of the best films in the career of Vishnu until now.
He won Best Male Actor debut for the film “Vishnu” in the year 2003.