And now, the ace director’s wife and actress-filmmaker Suhasini Mani Ratnam has come out with a clarification that Mani is doing fine and started working on his script.
“My husband went to work at 9.30 am this morning…I had a work shop for naam women at home…rupa a naam trust coach brought yum roti and mango pickle..he loved it and went back to office to add more spice to his script,” she posted.
It all started when a Twitter user named Lokesh Jey shared an image of Mani Ratnam and wrote, “Director #ManiRatnam admitted to Greams Road Apollo hospital due to cardiac problems.”
Following this, Mani’s publicist Nikkil Murugan wrote on Twitter: “After a routine Check up Maniratnam sir back to office today with his routine work. All is Well..,@hasinimani @MadrasTalkies.”
Mani Ratnam is currently busy with his magnum opus based on legendary Tamil novel ‘Ponniyin Selvam’. The multi-starrer has actors from across languages and the list includes Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.