Mani Ratnam’s epic drama Ponniyin Selvan has officially wrapped filming for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. On Sunday morning, the actress turned to Instagram to mark the film’s completion and to unveil a brand new poster. While we have yet to see her in the film, the new poster has already piqued fans’ interest.
The new ad, titled Ponniyin Selvan-1, claims that the first instalment of the historical drama would be released in summer 2022. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan used a string of heart emoticons to share the poster. ‘Filming Complete’ was also written on the poster. Check out Aishwarya Rai’s official Ponniyin Selvan announcement:
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A source had earlier revealed to ETimes, “The final schedule of the film was taking place earlier this week in Pollachi, where scenes featuring Karthi riding on a horse were picturised. On Thursday, the actor had announced that he had wrapped up shooting for his portions in the film. After filming a few patchwork scenes on Friday, Mani Ratnam and his team have completed the shoot of the entire film, which stars over two dozen popular actors in the industry.”
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Vikram, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sobhita Dhulipala, Prabhu, Sarath Kumar, Jayaram, Prakash Raj, Jayachithra, Rahman, Vikram Prabhu, Ashwin Kakamanu, Vijay Yesudas, Lal, Nasser, Nihalgal Ravi, Riyaz play pivotal roles in the film.