Mani Ratnam is currently working on the final works of his dream project ‘Ponniyin Selvan’, based on author Kalki’s novel of the same name. Meanwhile, we have already told you that ‘Ponniyin Selvan 1’ will be launched on July 7 at Thanjavur Brihadeeswarar Temple.
According to the latest reports, the release of the teaser will most likely be delayed. Also, the plans to launch the teaser in Thanjavur Temple have been cancelled. Sources say a promo video with teaser announcement will be released instead, and the teaser will be released at the end of July. It is reported that the pending VFX works could be the reason.
On the other hand, a parallel report suggests that the creators are planning to make up for the teaser delay by launching the first single from “Ponniyin Selvan”. The first single is expected before the teaser. Isai Puyal AR Rahman composed the songs and background music for the film. The team has several extensive promotions planned in various places.
The cast of Ponniyin Selvan includes Chiyaan Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Jayaram, Prakash Raj, Prabhu, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sarathkumar, Parthiban, Rahman and Ashwin among many other popular movie faces in the country. ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ consists of two parts and part 1 is scheduled for September 30th.