Thirupathi Ezhumalai Venkatesa is a 1999 Indian Tamil-language comedy film directed by Rama Narayanan. The film features Prabhu, S. Ve. Shekher, Vadivelu, Roja, Urvashi and Kovai Sarala in lead roles. The film, produced by N. Radha, had musical score by S. A. Rajkumar and was released on 4 December 1999. The film was Rama Narayanan’s 100th film and was a hit at the box office. The film was remade in Telugu as Tirumala Tirupati Venkatesa starring Srikanth, Roja, Ravi Teja, Maheswari, Brahmanandam, and Kovai Sarala in the lead roles.
Thirupathi (Vadivelu), Ezhumalai (S. Ve. Shekher) and Venkatesa (Prabhu) are poor friends who want to become rich at any cost. Nachiappan (Venniradai Moorthy), a bungalow watchman, has three daughters : Lalitha (Kovai Sarala), Padmini (Urvashi) and Ragini (Roja). When the owner left the bungalow on vacation, Nachiappan’s daughters move into the bungalow. Afterwards, Nachiappan rents his owner’s top portion bungalow to Thirupathi, Ezhumalai and Venkatesa who lied about their job. The three men eventually marry the three women. The rest of the story is how the three men will manage their wives.
Directed by Rama Narayanan
Produced by N. Radha
Written by Rama Narayanan
Starring Prabhu, S. Ve. Shekher, Vadivelu, Roja, Urvashi, Kovai Sarala, Venniradai Moorthy, Master Mahendran
Music by S. A. Rajkumar
Cinematography N. K. Viswanathan
Edited by Rajkeerthy
Production Sri Thenandal Films
Release date 4 December 1999
Running time 120 minutes