Mani Ratnam’s much-awaited film adaptation of the Tamil literary novel Ponniyin Selvan is getting bigger by the day with each new addition to the cast is adding excitement to the fans. While it was recently announced that Malayalam actor Jayaram has signed up for the film, and the latest buzz is that Trisha has been roped in for an important role in the film as well.
Ponniyin Selvan will feature 50 characters, in which Vikram will be playing the role of Aditya Karikaalan, Amitabh Bachchan as Sundara Chozhar, Sathyaraj as Periya Pazhuvettaraiyar, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as Nandhini, Jayam Ravi as Arulmozhi Varman, Keerthy Suresh as Kunthavai Naachiyaar and Karthi as Vanthiya Devan reportedly.
The official cast of the movie is expected to be announced by Mani Ratnam soon. Ponniyin Selvan is jointly produced by Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions.