King Maamannar (vadivelu) is a generous king with a large kingdom and a huge family. He also has a beautiful and feisty daughter Maadulai (Meenakshi). However, the king is not that smart and he is directed by his group of nine ministers. Meanwhile, there is Tenaliraman (Vadivelu) a streetsmart man who uses his wit and intelligence. Eventually, he enters into the King’s court and catches the attention of many, including Maadulai. However, there is trouble emerging which lands Tenaliraman in trouble. What happens from there forms the rest.