Maniratnam’s magnum opus ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is all set to release on the 30th of September across the globe. Meanwhile, the Kannada teaser of the film has been released by Rakshit Shetty recently.
‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is a PAN-Indian film to be released in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi. Recently, the Tamil teaser of the film was released in a grand event in Chennai. Maniratnam, Trisha, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, A R Rahman and others participated in the event.
Meanwhile, Rakshit has released the Kannada version of the teaser through social media. Rakshit has thanked the team for giving him a chance to release the teaser of the genius filmmaker’s next offering. Rakshit has said that he has always looked up to and been inspired by Maniratnam.
‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is adapted from Kalki’s popular Tamil novel of the same name. The historical film which tells the story of Chola empire boasts of an ensemble star cast including Vikram, Aishwarya Rai, Karthi, Trisha, Sarath Kumar, Parthiban, Sobhita Dhulipala, Prabhu, Rahaman, Jayam Ravi amongst others.
Lyca Productions which had earlier produced ‘Kaththi’, ‘Khaidi No 150’, ‘Vada Chennai’, ‘2.0’, ‘Kaappan’ amongst others is producing the film along with Madras Talkies.