Deepak plays a futile anchor who doesn't find peace at work. To make things worse, one of his colleague gives him a tough competition which puts Deepak's job at risk. If his professional life is a mess, his personal life too doesn't treat him well leaving him distressed.
Though Rajendran makes his appearance only in the second half, he carries the entire film from that point onwards. Ivanuku Thannila Gandam can be termed as a Rajendran film as this movie would almost be worthless without his contribution.