After a long hiatus, Vadivelu donned the lead role in a film titled Tenaliraman. This film had a normal response. After this he had donned the lead role in a film titled Eli. This film bombed at the box office. After this, Vadivelu did not act in any films. Now he has started listening to the stories from the directors.
At this juncture, there is news that Vadivelu will be acting in the film which is to be directed by Nalan Kumarasamy who had directed the hit film Soodhu Kavvum. Nalan Kumarasamy is currently directing the film titled Kadhalum Kadanthu Pogum which has Vijay Sethupathi and Madonna in the lead roles. This film is to be released next month. The announcement regarding the Vadivelu’s film will be made after the release of Kadhalum Kadanthu Pogum.