Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam aka Mani Ratnam who made his directorial debut back in 1963 with Kannada venture Pallavi Anu Pallavi has come a long way in his filmmaking career. The ace director in his career spanning over 37 years has helmed over numerous iconic films in the form of Nayakan, Roja, Bombay, Dil Se, Saathiya, Yuva, Guru, O Kadhal Kanmani among others.
He is without a doubt one of the gifted and ace filmmakers Indian film industry has received. Apart from direction, Mani Ratnam is also one of the leading producers in the film industry. The veteran filmmaker has won the prestigious National film awards six times in his career along with numerous other awards.
Today as he turns 64, fans from all across took to social media to wish the legendary filmmaker on his special day with heartfelt wishes.
Check out some wishes pouring in for Mani Ratnam on Twitter:
— Pandiarajan (@PANDI30314143) June 2, 2020
— Roöpii᷈ (@FakeRoopii) June 2, 2020
It was the time I didn't know anything about movies, I saw Alaipayuthey and was awe of it.
From then it went on to become my all time favourite, a movie close to my heart♥️♥️#HappyBirthdayManiRatnam
— Sindhu (@Sindhunataraj1) June 2, 2020
— Maduran Raj (@MaduranRaj) June 2, 2020
Wishing A Very Happy Birthday 🎂 To The One And Only #ManiRatnam Sir❤️
Thank You So Much For #AyuthaEzhuthu
— Singam Memes ™ (@SingamMemes) June 2, 2020
— MafiaFM🎤 (@MaafiaFM) June 2, 2020
— Danesh K (@DaneshK7) June 2, 2020
— asmitha manoharan (@AsmithaDg) June 1, 2020
— Vijay (@VjRiyaz_Twitz) June 1, 2020
— Dᴀᴠɪᴅ Aᴅᴀᴍ CVF (@Chiyaan_AdamCVF) June 2, 2020
Wishing the Legendary Director #Maniratnam Sir, A Very Happy Birthday! Have a Successful and Healthy Year Ahead Sir !❤️
— Chiyaan Designers Team (@CDT_Offl) June 2, 2020
On the work front, Mani Ratnam is in news for his much ambitious project Ponniyin Selvan.
Ponniyin Selvan is on a classic novel of the same name written by author Kalki Krishnamurthy. The film has a stellar star cast in the form of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Chiyaan Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Keerthy Suresh, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Amala Paul, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Jayaram, Sobhita Dhulipala, Aditi Rao Hydari along with others. The Mani Ratnam directorial has music composition by musical genius A R Rahman.
We wish the director a very Happy Birthday!