Uriyadi (Tamil: ) is a 2016 Indian Tamil-language political action thriller film written, directed and produced by newcomer Vijay Kumar under the production banner Souvenir Productions, with Nalan Kumarasamy, Sameer Bharat Ram and Satish Swaminathan presented and co-produced the film. He also starred in the lead role, along with Mime Gopi, Citizen Sivakumar, Chandru Kumar, Henna Bella, Jeyakanth Velu, and Suruli. Set in the 1990s, It revolves around the lives of four bachelors, who lead a carefree life take a turn when they are embroiled into a political fight. However, they end up finding their mutual interconnections.


Lenin Vijay, Suresh, Akhil and Karthi, were four carefree and adventurous friends who are final year students in an engineering college in the outskirts of Trichy. The film opens by showcasing the daily lives of the four student friends. The students soon meet the politician, Kumar, who is eager to begin his own caste-based political party. He also runs a roadside dhaba frequently visited by the students.