Mani Rathnam’s dream project based on Tamil literature’s most celebrated book Ponniyin Selvan, is based in the era of the Chola dynasty. Made in Heaven star Sobhita Dhulipala plays one of the leads in the film, which also marks her debut in the Tamil film industry.
Sobhita, who is a trained classical dancer, was roped in for a pivotal role of a princess and will be seen performing Kuchipudi and Bharatnatyam. A multi-lingual project, it releases in all major Indian languages.
The film has been in buzz since the announcement and it is taunted to be one of the biggest on screen experience in Indian cinema. The film also stars Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Trisha, Jayam Ravi and is slated to release in Summer 2022. The announcement on exact release date is expected very soon.