A struggling actor Anandam (Mohanlal) is befriended by up and coming grassroots leader and scriptwriter Tamilchelvam (Prakashraj). As Anandam grows in popularity, he becomes an important tool for the Tamilchelvam and his party in wooing the public. After the death of the party leader Annadurai (Nasser), both protagonists find themselves in candidacy for the top spot, the schism is inevitable.
Did You Know?
Madhavan auditioned for the role of Tamil Selvam. He didn't get the part since he was too young for the role. But Maniratnam was impressed with his work and hence offered him the lead role in Alaipayudhe (2000), which is the debut film of Madhavan. See more
Performed by Hariharan
Lyrics by Vairamuthu
Music by A.R. Rahman See more