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Vadivelu is a Tamil comedian film actor. Post-2000, he has dominated Tamil films as a comedian in Kollywood, along with comedian Vivek. During his career, Vadivelu has won several Filmfare Awards and Tamil Nadu State Film Awards.

Born in the southern city of Madurai, Vadivelu is nicknamed Vaigai Puyal (the Vaigai storm, after the river Vaigai, which flows through the city; Puyal could be symbolic of his ability to 'bring down anything like a storm'). Starting as a sidekick to the famed Goundamani-Senthil comedy duo, he rose to prominence after his role in Kadhalan.


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Thenaliraman (Tenaliraman) Movie Review
After taking a three-year gap, popular comedian Vadivelu is back with bang. The actor, who had entertained audience as a hero in Imsai Arasan 23am Pulikesi, has turned hero again for his come-back movie Thenaliraman (Tenaliraman). Expectations:Expectations are sky high ...
Thenaliraman Tenaliraman Movie Review
Thenaliraman Tenaliraman Fans Reviews
Thenaliraman (Tenaliraman) Fans' Reviews
Vadivelu is back with Thenaliraman (Tenaliraman). The comedian-turned-hero, who was away from films for a few years, is returning with this flick. The actor badly needs a hit to revive his career. The one-time top comedian had supported the DMK ...
Madras HC Dismisses Petition Against Thenaliraman
Vadivelu has got a huge relief from the Madras High Court, which has dismissed a petition seeking a ban against Tamil flick Thenaliraman. Two Telugu organisations have filed the petition last Friday (April 11) and requested the court to ban the ...
Madras Hc Dismisses Petition Against Vadivelu Thenaliraman
Vadivelu Thenaliraman Bharathiraaja Support
Vadivelu's Thenaliraman Gets Bharathiraja's Support
Vadivelu has got moral support from a senior filmmaker during the hour of crisis. His Thenaliraman has landed in a controversy over the content, which has come under the scanner of Telugu-speaking people. Now, Bharathiraja has come forward support the actor ...
Vivek Wishes Good Luck For Vadivelu's Thenaliraman
Vivek, who is considered as arch rival to Vadivelu, has surprisingly wished him. As the latter's film Thenaliraman is getting ready for the release, the former took to Twitter to pray for the success of the Tamil flick. "Gm ...
Vivek Wishes Thenaliraman Vadivelu
Vadivelu Thenaliraman Fictional Story
Vadivelu's Thenaliraman Based On Fictional Stories
Vadivelu's comeback movie Thenaliraman has landed in controversy after several Telugu groups raised its objection citing that the historical King has been shown in bad light. Giving clarification to the issue, the makers of the film have said that it is ...
Telugu Group Unhappy With Vadivelu's Thenaliraman
The Tamil Nadu Telugu Yuvasakti association is unhappy with Vadivelu-starrer Tamil period-comedy Thenaliraman for allegedly portraying Telugu folk hero Thenaliraman and king Krishnadevaraya in poor light. They are seeking the state government's intervention in the matter, ...
Telugu Group Unhappy With Vadivelu Thenaliraman
I Made Blunder Vadivelu Thenaliraman
I Made A Blunder And I Dealt With It: Vadivelu
Vadivelu, after a gap of three years, is returning to films with Thenaliraman. The one-time top comedian was unofficially banned by film industry over his connection with the DMK, which lost to the AIADMK party last assembly elections. He is making ...
Vadivelu's Clash With Rajinikanth
Vadivelu and Rajinikanth, who shared a good rapport at one time, are heading for a clash! We mean to say that their films are likely to fight at Box Office on April 11. Well, Jagajala Pujabala Thenaliraman and Kochadaiiyaan will be ...
Vadivelu Clash With Rajinikanth
Thenaliraman Music Time Travel Imman
Thenaliraman Music To Take Audience On Time Travel: Imman
Composer D Imman hopes that the music of upcoming Tamil period-comedy Thenaliraman will take the audience on a time travel as he has created the sounds of 1960s and 1970s in the album. "Thenaliraman audio is designed to achieve the ...
Vadivelu Joins Twitter
After Vivek, it was the turn of Vadivelu to join the Twitter. The comedian has joined the social networking site with bang and he has been heartily welcomed by cine goers. After joining the Twitter, Vadivelu shared a video link ...
Vadivelu Joins Twitter
Slapstick Comedian Vadivelu 53
Slapstick Comedian Vadivelu Turns 53
Vadivelu, who ruled the hearts of the Tamil audience with his comic acts in the last two decades, is turning a year older today (October 10). He is celebrating his 53rd birthday in a simple manner. The slapstick comedian has ...
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