The release of Mani Ratnam’s ‘Chekka Chivantha Vaanam’, which was originally slated for September 28, has now been advanced by day.
“The film will hit the screens on September 27 itself,” sources say and add that a grand release is being planned across India. The film has been simultaneously made in Telugu under the title ‘Nawab’.
The venture is jointly produced by Mani Ratnam and Subaskaran under their banners Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions, the music is composed by A. R. Rahman, while Santosh Sivan is the cinematographer and Sreekar Prasad is the editor.
The film is claimed to be inspired by true events, that revolves around three siblings fight for the throne to become the next godfather succeeding their father.
‘CCV’ features an ensemble cast including Arvind Swami, Vijay Sethupathi, Jyothika, Silambarasan, Arun Vijay, Aishwarya Rajesh, Dayana Erappa and Aditi Rao Hydari in the lead roles, while Prakash Raj, Jayasudha, Thiagarajan and Mansoor Ali Khan appear in pivotal roles.