Ponniyin Selvan is a classic historical novel by Kalki - which was long overdue to be adapted into the silver screen.

While many directors dreamt of adapting this novel into a movie for almost 60 years, Mani Ratnam has finally commenced the necessary works and a list of high profile Kollywood stars will be part of the historical-high budgeted movie.

Many Kollywood's leading actors are signed in and among them are Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Trisha, Aishwarya Rai and Vikram Prabhu.

In a recent live interaction with Telugu actress Rashmika, Karthi revealed that 70% of the shoot have completed and the film is expected to release for ponggal 2022.

Source: Cine Ulagam
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