Vadivelu… everyone in Tamilnadu knows this name very well. Vadivelu is the popular comedian, who filled the space after Koundamani and Sendhil, left the field. He was born in Madurai and started his career in the photo frame shop. He strived hard to run his family, when he was in Madurai. After, he entered the cinema industry, his lifestyle has changed completely. He was introduced by Rajkiran in En Rasavin Manasile. Though it was a small role, Vadivelu did it with his humorous sense. He also appeared in Chinna Kounder, a Vijay Kanth movie. His breakthrough movie was Kadhalan, in which he appeared as
Prabhu Deva’s friend. He and Prabhu Deva worked together in many films and the duo got success and popular too. In the initial stages, Vadivelu did comedy scenes with Vivek too. After a certain stage of his success, he started to act as a solo comedian, with some small comedians accompanying him. One of his hit comedies is from the film Winner with Prashanth. Varuthapadadha Vaalibar Sangam’s founder Kaippula is his character and many people like that comedy till now. He has acted with almost all the top heroes, like Rajini, Kamal,
Sarath Kumar, Vijay Kanth, Sathya Raj, Vijay, Ajith, Vikram and many more. He has acted as a hero in Imsai Arasan 23 aam Pulikesi, Indhiralogatthil Na. Azhagappan and Eli. Eli is his latest movie and is running successfully in theatres.