Legendary director Mani Ratnam’s dream project ‘Ponniyin Selvan shooting is going on at a brisk pace. As per the Kollywood media sources, more than 75 per cent shooting of this epic film has been completed.
Actor Karthi who is playing the role of Vallavaraiyan Vandiyadevan is likely to join the team in the Puducherry schedule next week. Later, the producers are planning to do another schedule either in Hyderabad or Madhya Pradesh.
‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is about the Chola Empire and it is the adaptation of the historical novel written by Kalki Krishnamurthy of the same name. This film features Chiyaan Vikram, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Jayaram, Jayam Ravi, Prakash Raj, Sarath Kumar in lead roles, music is composed by AR Rahman, produced by Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions, written and directed by Mani Rathnam.