The workforce of director Mani Ratnam’s eagerly-awaited magnum opus, ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ on Monday launched the primary look of actor Vikram as Aditya Karikalan within the movie. Taking to Twitter, Lyca Productions, the agency that’s producing the movie together with Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies, mentioned: “Welcome the Chola Crown Prince! The Fierce Warrior. The Wild Tiger. Aditya Karikalan! #PS1”
The movie, the primary a part of which is ready to hit screens on September 30 this yr, will launch in 5 languages – Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi. The movie relies on the traditional Tamil novel Ponniyin Selvan by eminent author Kalki.
The good story, that revolves across the early lifetime of prince Arulmozhi Varman, who on went on to be often called the nice Raja Chozhan, is considered one of a form.
The movie, referred to as by Mani Ratnam as his dream undertaking, contains a host of high stars together with actors Vikram, Aishwarya Rai, Trisha, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Jayaram, Parthiban, Lal, Vikram Prabhu, Jayaram, Prabhu and Prakash Raj. The undertaking will probably be among the many most costly initiatives ever undertaken within the nation.
The movie has the most effective in enterprise dealing with every of its departments. A.R. Rahman is scoring the music for this movie and cinematography is by Ravi Varman. Nationwide Award successful artwork director Thotta Tharani is in control of manufacturing design whereas Mani Ratnam’s trusted editor Sreekar Prasad is dealing with its modifying.