Home >> Movies >> Sathi Leelavathi

Sathi Leelavathi Movie Details

Sathi Leelavathi
Name: Sathi Leelavathi
Censor Type: U
Running Time: 144 min
Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 15, 1995
Director: Balu Mahendra
Stars: Kamal HaasanRamesh ArvindMonica
Music Director: Ilaiyaraja
Producer: Kamal Haasan

Reviews: 0 user
Check In

Sathi Leelavathi Stills

Other Sathi Leelavathi Stills

Recently Released Tamil Movies

Ruthravathi 16-Jun-2019
Vaan 14-Jun-2019
Kallapart 14-Jun-2019
Adutha Saattai 14-Jun-2019
Zombie 14-Jun-2019

Upcoming Tamil Movies

Gurkha 28-Jun-2019
Adithalam 01-Jul-2019
Aruvam 05-Jul-2019
Thumbaa 05-Jul-2019
Kaalidas 05-Jul-2019

Popular TV Shows

Parichay - Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka
Vijay TV
Sun TV


Credited cast:
Ramesh Arvind Ramesh Arvind ...
Kalpana Kalpana ...
Heera Heera ...
Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan ...
Dr Sakthivel Gounder
Kovai Sarala Kovai Sarala ...
Palani Sakthivel Gounder
Monica Monica ...
Madhan Bob Madhan Bob ...
Leelavathis brother


Sathi Leelavathi is a 1995 Tamil comedy film co-written and directed by Balu Mahendra. It features Ramesh Aravind, Kalpana and Heera in the lead with Kamal Haasan and Kovai Sarala doing extended cameos. The film was produced by Kamal Haasan, with story by Ananthu and dialogues by Crazy Mohan with Ilaiyaraja as music composer. Sathi Leelavathi was a commercial success and became remade by David Dhawan into Hindi as Biwi No.1 (1999) and by Ramesh Aravind himself into Kannada as Rama Shama Bhama (2005).

Arun (Ramesh Arvind) is married to Leelavathi (Kalpana) in a resigned marriage. He is embarrassed by his wife's plain looks and her weight. When he meets Priya (Heera Rajagopal)- who works in a building construction company, he hides from her the fact that he is married and has an affair with her.

When he takes Priya with him on a vacation to Bangalore, he bumps into his old friend Dr. Sakthivel Gounder (Kamal Haasan)- an orthopedic surgeon from Coimbatore who is also in Bangalore with his wife Palani (Kovai Sarala) and his son Anand - travelling with him in the same flight and even staying in the same hotel. Sakthivel is called to Arun's room in the night - as Arun has slipped his disc and the hotel doctor is unavailable - and bumps into Priya thus finding out about the affair.

After returning to Chennai, Priya finds out that Arun is married but decides to continue with him when Arun says he was forced into marriage and promises to divorce his wife. When Arun's wife Leelavathi discover Arun's affair, she has a huge showdown which leads to Arun leaving the house. After which Leelavathi plans a series of drama which makes Priya hate Arun. She does this with the help of Sakthivel,her father-in-law,children and Priya's old lover(played by Raja in a small role). Finally Priya unites with her old lover apologizing to him and Arun unites with Leelavathi.   




Official Site:





Release Date:


Box Office


Rs. 2.95 crore (estimated)

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kamal Haasan

Technical Specs


Sathi Leelavathi Movie News

People who liked this also liked...

User Reviews

About Tamil Star, Tamil movies, Tamil Actors, Tamil Actresses, Tamil Cinema & Kollywood
© Copyright Tamil Star Inc, 1999-2019. All rights reserved. Entertainment and Information Portal, TamilStar.com  Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions