Mani Ratnam officially announced his upcoming directorial Ponniyin Selvan and also revealed that the film will be out in two parts. The first instalment for which the shooting has been happening in full swing will release in 2022. The magnum opus has an ensemble cast that includes Aishwarya Lekshmi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ashwin Kakumanu, Jayam Ravi, Jayaram, Karthi, Kishore, Lal, Prabhu, Sarath Kumar, Sobhita Dhulipala, Trisha, Vikram, Vikram Prabhu and others.
This will be the fourth collaboration of Aishwarya with Mani who launched her in the movies. The actor considers the ace filmmaker as his mentor and had earlier shared excitement on reuniting with him after a decade.
As you wait for Ponniyin Selvan, take a look at all the Mani Ratnam movies featuring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead roles.