Aishwarya Rai Bachchan collaborated with Mani Ratnam for her acting debut in Tamil film Iruvar (1997)
Mahendran passes away: Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Balaji Tharaneetharan remember legendary Tamil filmmaker
The Tamil film fraternity, including the likes of Superstar Rajinikanth and Nammavar Kamal Haasan, has been paying homage to renowned filmmaker, Mahendran, who passed away on Tuesday
Karthi could bounce back from Dev drubbing with Kaithi, film with Jyothika, and Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan
If all goes well, Karthi will share screen space with Jayam Ravi and Vikram in the adaptation of Ponniyin Selvan. But the actor is yet to give his nod.
Soundarya Rajinikanth talks about adapting Kalki Krishnamurthy's epic novel Ponniyin Selvan into web series
"We will ensure to our best ability that there is stone unturned to bring alive this marvelous novel," says producer Soundarya Rajinikanth.
STR also completed the script work of his directorial film but owing to back-to-back heroic projects, the actor has pushed that ambitious project to 2020.
Since Vijay has grown exponentially as a stars and the audience has a renewed interest in historical epics, it is an ideal time for Mani Ratnam to pursue Ponniyin Selvan.
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam co-writer Siva Ananth on film's comparison to Ponniyin Selvan, its Mughal inspiration
He (Mani Ratnam) asked me to direct the film but I told him that only he can handle such an ensemble of actors - Chekka Chivantha Vaanam co-writer Siva Ananth
Mani Ratnam is the director of Chekka Chivantha Vaanam, which released in cinemas on 27 September.
Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam has grossed approximately Rs 30.10 crore in four days, from 470 odd screens in Tamil Nadu, phenomenal by any yardstick.
Though Chekka Chivantha Vaanam is an unusual choice for Mani Ratnam, it is being hailed as one of the better works of the filmmaker in the recent past.
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam is like a game of chess played by Mani Ratnam: Ambition trumps morality in this gangster saga
Don't ask who the hero is in Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam (CCV). There is none. Who are the villains in the movie? There are none either.
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam: Buzz around Mani Ratnam film growing with morning shows across Chennai, Bengaluru
The advance booking for Chekka Chivantha Vaanam has been phenomenal in urban areas in Tamil Nadu, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, North Indian multiplexes and in USA.
Shakthisree Gopalan's mighty vocals anchor AR Rahman's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam soundtrack
Arun Vijay on working with Mani Ratnam on Chekka Chivantha Vaanam: "If you do a good shot, you can see the sparkle in his eyes."
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam trailer 2: A fraternal feud turns into all-out gang warfare in Mani Ratnam's latest
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam's second trailer is set to AR Rahman's racy and intriguing track, "Sevandhu Pochu Nenju."
The audio launch of Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam was launched in Chennai on 5 September with the majority of cast and crew in attendance