Veyilodu Vilayadu, directed by N V Ramkumar has Mahesh of Angaadi Theru fame in the lead and is about the struggles of a volleyball player who makes it big finally.
Incidentally, Mahesh is a volleyball player himself and was chosen for this role for his skills with the game. It is said that the volleyball sequences shot for the film were canned in Coimbatore over a period of 20 days and that several state-level players were roped in.
Movies made on sports are a rarity in Tamil cinema. The maker is confident that it would do good.