AMRITRAJ, VIJAY

Contributed by: The James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

(December 14, 1953–     ): World-famous professional tennis player, commentator, entrepreneur, and sometime actor who made his big-screen debut as Vijay, enthusiastic British Secret Service associate of James Bond (Roger Moore) during scenes shot in India for Octopussy.

A native of Madras, India, and the brother of producer Ashok Amritraj (Machete), he also portrayed a starship captain in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986).

 

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