Eli is a hilarious film which has Vadivelu in the lead role. The film was sent to Censor Boar for certification. Members after viewing the film gave a U certificate. Yuvaraj who had earlier directed Vadivelu’s earlier film Tenaliraman has directed this film. Sadha is pairing with Vadivelu. Vidyasagar has composed the music.
It was earlier announced that the film will be released on 12th June. When asked one of the crew members about this, he said, “We have just got the U certificate. Now we have to apply for the tax rebate. Only after getting the tax rebate we will have to fix the release date. “
Vadivelu is donning the role of a police detective. How he curbs the criminals is narrated in a hilarious manner. Since the story happens in 60s sets pertaining to that period was erected by the famous art director Thotta Dharani.