Legendary musician A. R. Rahman has been making headlines following his presence at the prestigious Grammy Awards which took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Oscar-winning musician who is busy from the past number of days following the music composition of filmmaker Mani Ratnam’s period drama Ponniyin Selvan had all good to say for the latter’s dream project.
It was only recently when A. R. Rahman took to his Twitter account to share how impressed he was after catching up with few stills of the magnum opus. The musician tweeted: “Last week DOP Ravivarman shared some stills from #ManiRatnam’s #PonniyinSelvan ..looks totally lit”
— A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) January 26, 2020
Talking about Ponniyin Selvan, the film is an adaptation of writer Kalki Krishnamurthy’s historical period based fictional novel with the same name.
The film has Bollywood diva Aishwarya Rai Bachchan along with south stars Vikram, Trisha, Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sarathkumar, Jayaram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Lal, Aditi Rao Hydari, Ashwin Kakumanu, and others in key roles.
Ponniyin Selvan is being bankrolled by Manikandan and Allirajah Subaskaran under Madras Talkies and Lyca Production banners respectively.
The Mani Ratnam’s directorial will hit big screens in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi languages.