Mani Ratnam, the ace director, is running a proudction house called Madras Talkies. The upcoming project of Madras Talkies has been titled ‘Vaanam Kotatum’ and it will feature Vikrma Prabhu in the lead.
To be directed by Dhanasekaran, a former associate of Mani Ratnam, the film, it is said will be a stylish romantic entertainer. Aishwarya Rajesh will be its heroine.
Besides Vikram Prabhu and Aishwary Rajesh, the movie will feature Radhika and Sarathkumar in key roles. “The film will be shot in and around Chennai and Madurai,” sources said.
In the meantime, Mani Ratnam is getting ready to start his own directorial venture, which is said to be a multilingual magnum opus inspired by legendary Tamil novel Kalki’s ‘Ponniyin Selvan’.
Vikram, Karthi and Jayam Ravi among others expected to be part of the project.