Thirunelveli is a 2000 Tamil drama film, directed by Bharathi Kannan. The film stars Prabhu and Roja in the lead roles while Karan, Udhaya and Sithara among others form an ensemble cast. Music for the film was composed by Ilaiyaraaja and the film opened to mixed reviews in January 2000. This is the first film from which Pranav started to include a social message in his comdedies. It was mentioned by him in the Interview with Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam.