Kalki’s epic five-book series novel – Ponniyin Selvan has been the dream project of various filmmakers over the years. Now, Mani Ratnam is all set in accomplishing this daunting task, as he has already started shooting for this movie long back. This period drama is to have an enthralling cast collection.
It was already well known that the movie would release in 2 parts, and the part 1 shoot has started. According to the sources, it has been announced that the movie is almost completed the shooting, and is planning for Diwali Release.
However, the part 2 shoot is assumed to wrap up by August as it is aiming for May 2022 release. Talented artists Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Lal, Jayaram, Prakash Raj, Riyaz Khan are amongst the many well-known artists who are part of the crew. Ravi Varman shot Ponniyin Selvan while AR Rahman handles the music part. With Sreekar Prasad handles the cuts, Sham Kaushal takes care of the film’s action choreography.