Ethir Neechal

Sivakarthikeyan,Siva,Priya Anand
Movie Rating 3.5 / 5


Ethir Neechal  is a 2013 Indian Tamil language sports comedy film written and directed by R. S. Durai Senthilkumar in his directorial debut. The film stars Sivakarthikeyan, Priya Anand and Nandita Swetha. Produced by Dhanush under his studio Wunderbar Films, it was distributed by S. Madhan under the banner Vendhar Movies. Principal photography commenced on 23 July 2012, and was ended on 22 February 2013. The music for the film is composed by Anirudh Ravichander, with cinematography performed by Velraj and editing by Kishore Te. The film was released on 1 May 2013.


  • Sivakarthikeyan as Kunjithapatham / Harish
  • Priya Anand as Geetha
  • Nandita Swetha as Valli
  • Sharath Lohitashwa as Valli’s father (dubbed by M. S. Bhaskar)
  • Sathish as Peter, Harish’s friend
  • Jayaprakash as Coach J. Prakash (JP)
  • Ravi Prakash as Raja Singh
  • Nithya Sree as Geetha’s friend
  • Manobala as Numerologist Gunasekara Raja
  • Swaminathan as Paavadaisamy, later changed by Numerologist as Google
  • Surekha Vani as Sivagami, Kunjithapatham’s mother
  • Pasanga Sivakumar as Kunjithapatham’s father
  • Madhan Bob as Kunjithapatham’s manager
  • Aarthi as lady at cinema
  • Suza Kumar
  • RJ Balaji as Himself (host of Chennai Marathon)
  • Dhanush as Soup Boy (special appearance in the song “Local Boys”)
  • Nayantara as item number (special appearance in the song “Local Boys”)
  • Anirudh Ravichander as Bar Waiter (cameo appearance)
  • Dinesh as Dinakaran, Sights Valli (guest appearance)


No Title Lyrics Singers Composer Length
1 “Nijamellam Maranthu Pochu” Dhanush DhanushAnirudh Ravichander Anirudh Ravichander 03:45
2 “Boomi Enna Suthudhe” Dhanush Anirudh Ravichander Anirudh Ravichander 04:18
3 “Ethir Neechal” VaaliYo Yo Honey SinghHiphop Tamizha Anirudh Ravichander, Yo Yo Honey SinghHiphop Tamizha Anirudh Ravichander 04:29
4 “Velicha Poove” Vaali Mohit Chauhan, Shreya Ghoshal Anirudh Ravichander 05:10
5 “Un Paarvayil” R. S. Durai Senthilkumar Anirudh Ravichander, Vivek Siva Anirudh Ravichander 01:37
6 “Local Boys” R. S. Durai Senthilkumar Dhanush, Velmurugan Anirudh Ravichander 04:31