The makers of Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan, who recently resumed shooting for the film in Pondicherry, unveiled a new poster on Monday. The new poster depicts the golden era coming back to life. The film is based on the Tamil novel of the same name, written by Kalki Krishnamoorthy. Touted to be one of the most ambitious projects of Mani… Continue reading "New poster from Ponniyin Selvan released"
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Netflix dropped the teaser of Navarasa and announced that the anthology will stream from 6 August. The film was conceptualised by Mani Ratnam and Jayendra Panchapakesan in a bid to help the industry workers, whose lives were affected during the Covid-19 pandemic. None of the actors and the directors have charged any remuneration for their work. Navarasa’s teaser shows many… Continue reading "Navarasa to release in Netflix on 6 August"
In conversation with Subhash Ghai, Shaji N. Karun & Derek Malcolm on the evolution of Indian Cinema in the last 50 years was held at the 50th edition of IFFI. The session started with the felicitation of Subhash Ghai, Shaji N. Karun, Derek Malcolm and Taran Adarsh by Ira Joshi, DG, AIR. Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai said, “The important thing… Continue reading "I got to know about Tamil culture through Mani Ratnam films: Subhash Ghai"
The Bihar police has ordered closure of a sedition case lodged against nearly 50 celebrities, including personalities Mani Ratnam, Revathy, Shyam Benegal and Anurag Kashyap, and the complainant would be prosecuted for levelling “false” allegations. Muzaffarpur SSP Manoj Kumar Sinha said the order has been issued by him for the closure of the case, pointing out that allegations were levelled… Continue reading "Sedition case against Mani Ratnam and others dropped"
In compliance with a local court directive, Muzaffarpur police today lodged an FIR against 49 personalities including Mani Ratnam, Ramachandra Guha and Aparna Sen. The above had written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi raising concern over the growing incidents of mob killing. The case was lodged after an order was passed by Chief Judicial Magistrate Surya Kant… Continue reading "Sedition case slapped on Mani Ratnam"
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has officially confirmed that she will be a part of Mani Ratnam’s upcoming film, which is said to be inspired by Kalki’s legendary novel Ponniyin Selvan. “Though Mani hasn’t officially confirmed yet, the word is out so yes I’m working with him. I’m more than thrilled, excited, and overwhelmed to work with my guru,” she said in… Continue reading "Aishwarya Rai confirms being part of Mani Ratnam’s next"