Ponniyin Selvan book has been a dream for many filmmakers to be adapted on to screen. But Mani Ratnam could only realise that dream after almost 4 decades of career and waiting time. Thanks to Baahubali, market for such costume dramas has increased again.
Lyca Productions has been involved in some big movie productions like 2.0, Indian 2, Kaththi and many more. They have given a blockbuster with Sivakarthikeyan’s Don recently. Now, rumors have come out that post production works of the movie have been delayed and movie could release only next year. Also, few said that the makers are not confident about the output.
The makers have released an unofficial update stating that the movie teaser will be released in July. Mani Ratnam and his team are currently working on the cut. Sources close to our team revealed that the teaser launch will be held at Thanjavur Periya Kovil, Bruhadeeswarar Temple, which has direct connection with Raja Raja Chozha, the hero of the story.
Movie theatrical trailer, songs will release in August and the movie release is locked for 30th September, 2022 date. Second part release will be updated post the first part release. Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha Krishnan, Chiyaan Vikram, Jayaram are cast in important roles. Aishwarya is said to be playing dual role. AR Rahman is scoring music for the film.