Sundaram moves to Madras in the hope of becoming a film actor in this hilarious comedy directed by Krishnan-Panju. However, he ends up as a waiter in a restaurant. There he meets his friend Raghavan and a beautiful girl by the name Radha. Sundaram falls in love with Radha, who is the owner's daughter. she however, seems only to be taken in by his humor and gags and does not reciprocate the love. He now wants to be a film actor more than ever, in the hope that his rise to stardom would make Radha fall in love with him.