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Thenaliraman (U)

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Release Date

18 Apr 2014

Thenaliraman Story

Jagajala Bujabala Thenaliraman is an period comedy movie direction by Yuvaraj, who earlier directed the Pota Poti movie. The  movie starring with Vadivelu and Meenakshi Dixit in lead roles. 


Vadivelu plays the dual roles of a king (Maamannar) and his minister Thenaliraman. The kingdom's future is in trouble with the council of ministers planning a conspiracy against the king. 

The king with 36 wives and 52 children believes his nine ministers are Navarathnams (nine jewels) of his court.

Eight of his ministers want to have a deal with Chinese traders. So, this becomes the root cause of all issues. A sincere minister gets killed and the jester enters the court of the king as his replacement.

The ordinary man Thenaliraman, who is sent to kill the king, understands the situation, which is creating chaos in the kingdom. He wins the trust of the king, who has 36 wives and 52 children. Through his intelligence he makes his ruler to see his shortcomings, the secret plans, etc. 

In the meantime, he falls in love with Maamannar's daughter played by Meenakshi Dixit. How do the Vadivelus' tackle the situation? to be watched in big screen. 

D. Imman composes the music for the film and singer Shreya Ghoshal has reportedly sung a track penned by Viveka. The song is said to be one of the high points in the film.

Apparently, Vadivelu himself has crooned a number as well and that he has done a terrific job in singing the song. Singer Krishnaraj has also delivered a song.

Singer and actress Andrea Jeremiah has sung a Middle Eastern flavoured number and furthermore, Imman has confirmed that the soundtrack of the film will consist of 5 songs and a theme song and that a 70's kind of feel will be present in each track.

Talking about the music of the film Imman posted on his twitter page "Tenaliraman audio is designed to achieve the sound of early 60's and 70's. Melody making and orchestration is set to the period with the mix and master of today's digital sound. This film's music did take me for a time travel and hope it does with the listeners too."

The audio of the film will be launched on April Fool's Day. Imman had tweeted, “The background score is in full swing, and nearing completion. I’m sure u guys gonna love Vadivelu sir back on screen! Audio on April 1.

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