The trailer of Mani Ratnam's magnum opus was released recently at a grand event
Last Updated: 03.15 PM, Sep 09, 2022
The trailer of Mani Ratnam's most ambitious project, Ponniyin Selvan, was recently released at a grand event for which the entire cast and crew were in attendance. Also present on the occasion were Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan and Superstar Rajinikanth. Ever since the trailer was released, it has garnered a lot of appreciation from the fans of the series and audience. Actor Suriya who watched the trailer was all praise for the director.
Calling the film a visual spectacle, the actor said that the trailer had Mani Ratnam's stamp on it. He also stated that through this film, the ace director has made history and had made the dreams of many come true. He wrote on his social media handle, "What a spectacle! PonniyinSelvan has the Master’s stamp on it! Mani Sir made the collective dream of many Greats come true!! Wishing Team Madras Talkies & the cast and crew of #PS1 a roaring blockbuster! (sic)"
Suriya had teamed up with Mani Ratnam for Aayutha Ezhuthu (2004) and his role as the influential student leader Michael had won the hearts of many. Actors Siddharth and Aditi Rao Hydari and Siddharth, who were part of Mani Ratnam's films were present at the launch. And with Suriya's tweet, fans of the actor are an excited lot.
In the meantime, Silambarasan, too, wrote on his social media handle that the film was a proud moment for Tamil cinema. "Pride of #TamilCinema (sic)." The film has an ensemble cast including Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Sarathkumar, Parthiban, Jayaram, Prakash Raj, Jayasudha, Rahman, Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Shobita Dhulipala, to name a few.
Vikram, who plays Aditha Karikalan, thanked the director making the film happen. Sharing the trailer, he wrote on his social media handle, "What a ride!! Thank #ManiRatnam Sir, #Kalki அவர்கள், @LycaProductions for making it happen. https://youtu.be/D4qAQYlgZQs #PonniyinSelvan #PS1 (sic)."