Neeli is a Tamil horror-supernatural television series, which premieres on STAR Vijay channel on December 12, 2016. It is presently airing every Monday to Friday at 8:00 PM. The series is directed by C. Jerrold of Madura,
Rettai Vaal Kuruvi, and Pallikoodam fame. The ensemble cast includes Naveen who played as Surya; Niranjani who played as Divya – the ghost mother; Chavi who played as Abi – Divya and Surya’s daughter; Kavitha who played as Rekha – the second wife of Surya; and Rekha who played as Devayani – elder sister of Rekha. The story is all about the love between a mother and her daughter.
Neeli, a doll, was possessed by the spirit of Divya, the dead mother of Abi. Neeli is protecting Abi from all the dangers and threats, while Abi used to express all her emotions in front of her doll. Surya, a successful businessman and the father of Abi took care of her after Divya died. However, his family is requesting him to remarry, so he decided to marry Rekha, who is madly in love with him and his money. Both Abi and Surya falls prey to Rekha’s deceiving looks. Rekha decides to kill Abi with the help of her brother and sister. The story will revolve on how the spirit of Divya will be able to protect her daughter.