Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Mani Ratnam are working together in the director’s next film based on Kalki Krishnamurthy’s novel, ‘Ponniyin Selvan’. Bachchan is reportedly playing an antagonist in the adaptation.
A source reported, “Most of her portions are with Vikram, who plays the role of prince Aditya Karikalan. They had worked together in Raavan. The film is being made in two parts, like the Bahubali franchise. with the first part releasing in 2021. There will be a lot of visual effects,” as according to Mumbai Mirror.
Bachchan was last seen in ‘Fanney Khan’ (2018).