Sai Pallavi in Mani Ratnam’s next

Sai Pallavi, the new sensation, is reportedly playing the female lead in veteran film-maker Mani Ratnam’s upcoming movie. The actress has been roped in for Mani Ratnam’s Karthi starrer. According to the report published in a popular Malayalam daily, Sai Pallavi was recently auditioned for the role. Mani Ratnam, who was impressed with her screen test, immediately finalised her for the role.


The movie, which is said to be a romantic thriller, is an AR Rahman musical. If the reports are to be true, our Malar will be next seen in the Mani Ratnam movie opposite Karthi.

Sai Pallavi, who made her debut with Alphonse Puthren directed Nivin Pauly starrer Premam, is undoubtedly the most celebrated new face of Mollywood in the recent past. She is currently filming for the upcoming Dulquer Salmaan starrerĀ Kali, directed by cinematographer-director Sameer Thahir. Sai Pallavi is playing the character Anjali in the movie.