The first look teaser for legendary filmmaker Mani Ratnam’s ambitious period drama, Ponniyin Selvan-1 is unveiled by the makers this evening at a special event held in Chennai. Touted as a period war drama, the teaser opens with some lavish visuals and breathtaking artwork.
Set in the Cholas dynasty, in the one-minute 20 seconds PS-1 teaser, various emotions are displayed in the war backdrop. Lead artists Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai, Trisha, Sarathkumar, and Prakash Raj among others, are seen as kings and queens from the Cholas era.
All together, PS-1 teaser is outstanding and showcases what kind of visionary Mani Ratnam is. Adding to the amazing visuals and VFX work, AR Rahman’s background score is also a bonus for the promo.
Said to be an adoption of Kalki novel, Ponniyin Selvan is being made as a two-part series under Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies banner. The first part of Ponniyin Selvan titled PS-1 is all set to hit the screens on September 30, 2022.