Mani Ratnam’s Next Plan For Ponniyin Selvan!
Mani Ratnam, the maverick filmmaker, has been busy with his latest project, Ponniyin Selvan, an epic novel penned by Kalki Krishnamurthy. The film has Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Chiyaan Vikram, Karthik Sivakumar, Jayam Ravi, Prakash Raj, “Lal,” Ashwin Kakumanu, Trisha Krishnan, Vikram Prabhu, “Prabhu,” Sarathkumar and Aishwarya Lekshmi. Recently, Karthi confirmed that the team completed 70% of the shoot. The latest information is that Mani Ratnam has changed the shooting location from Madhya Pradesh due to the increase in Covid19 cases. The next schedule would probably be held either in Chennai or Hyderabad.
The team had already shot important scenes in Thailand and the set in Hyderabad Film City. The film has the music composition by “A R Rahman.” Mani Ratnam produces the film under his banner Madras Talkies and LYCA Production co-produces it!