Maverick director Mani Ratnam is currently busy with the works of his upcoming film Ponniyin Selvan. This is the dream project of the director and thus, he is making it with utmost care. The film is an adaptation of the legendary Tamil novel of the same name. A huge ensemble of the star cast is working on this movie. Now, we hear that actor Sara Arjun will also play an important role in the movie.
Sara Arjun entered the film industry as a child artist. She shot to fame with the 2011 Tamil film Deiva Thirumagal (Nanna in Telugu). She played the role of Vikram's daughter in this movie. Recently, Sara also acted in the critically acclaimed movie Silu Karupatti. According to the sources, Sara is going to play an important character in Ponniyin Selvan. The shooting of this movie is currently on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. It will resume once the situation gets back to a normal state.
Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai, Vikram, Trisha and Sobhita Dhulipalla are playing the other important roles in it. The makers have shot the first schedule earlier this year in Thailand. AR Rahman is composing the music of it. Ravi Varman is handling the cinematography of it. Sreekar Prasad is looking after the editing works. Ponniyin Selvan will get made into two parts. The first part will get released in 2021.