Date of Birth: 13 Jan,1983,
Birth Place: Fort Kochi, Kerala,
Vinay is born to M.V.Mani and Sujatha. He has a brother, Syam and sister, Suma. He is married to Soumya Ravi, his friend and research student, on December 6th,2014.
Vinay acheived the National Scholarship from the Government of India for the Best Senior Theatre Actor (2004-2006).