“Then Nilavu” is a teleserial telecasted in Sun TV Network. Unlike many other serials which are typically shot in a house or a road, this serial made a huge difference by shooting it entirely on Kodaikkaanal, a famous tourist spot. So, every frame looked different for the viewers and they gave their full support to this unique attempt. However, the team behind “Then Nilavu” didn’t choose this location for its beauty alone, they had a matching storyline which was fantastic and loved by the audience of all kind.
Famous director, actor '
Thirumurugan' is the brain behind “Then Nilavu”, as he wrote the story for this serial, acted as the hero and produced it too. The Direction of the show was handled by E. Vikkramathithan. Famous writer
Bhaskar Sakthi wrote the dialogues and screenplay for this serial.
“Then Nilavu” means honey moon in Tamil. Four pairs are coming to Kodaikanal for their honey moon; they come there to spend a good time, with some secret motives. Each pair tries to act friendly with others, but it is taking some unexpected twists and turns. This is how “Then Nilavu” unfolded as a thriller, romantic drama. Main characters of “Then Nilavu” were played by Thirumurugan,
Aravamudhan Venkatesan, Siva Ranjani and
Muthu Kumara Swamy. Their acting coupled with suspense in every episode made it a super hit serial.
Sanjeev Rathan scored the impressive title song for “Then Nilavu” which was written by Yugabharathi. This song had a simple and beautiful dance which brought it many fans. Sarath Sandhar handled the camera for the serial, while Prem took care of the editing. The main story may be a thriller, but director Thirumurugan, coming from a family drama background, gave it a different treatment trying to explain what marriage means and how a husband and wife should be staying together irrespective of the differences one may have. This was told in a technically brilliant manner which helped its success.