Well known filmmaker Mani Ratnam is all set to get started with his next film. Mani Ratnam’s upcoming film will feature Karthi and Dulquer Salmaan in the lead roles and reportedly the film’s shooting will wrap up in three months.
A source close to the filmmaker revealed that the film’s shooting is expected to start by the end of this year and the ace filmmaker, Mani Ratnam plans to wrap up the film in three months. Currently, the director has his hands full and is busy finalizing film’s rest of the cast, which also includes two leading ladies.
Reportedly, southern actress Keerthy Suresh will be seen playing one of the leading actresses in the film. However, the report of her being on board with the film is yet to be confirmed. Further reports suggest that cinematographer Ravi Varman, who has worked in Bollywood films like Goliyo Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela and also Barfi, has joined the ace director Mani Ratnam and hopped on board with his upcoming film.
Reports further reveal that the director and cinematographer Ravi Varman are yet to meet in person with each other to discuss the film, as Mani Ratnam has been spending the last month abroad in London and New York.
Mani Ratnam and Ravi Varman were supposed to work together earlier when the director was thinking of making a film with actor Mahesh Babu. Ravi Varman is well known for his work in films like Vettaiyadu Vilayadu and Dasavatharam. It is also reported that Mani Ratnam’s upcoming yet untitled film’s music will be composed by Oscar and Grammy winner A R Rahman. The film reportedly will also star Bollywood actress Shruti Haasan.
The well known filmmaker, Mani Ratnam has given us some fantastic films such as Dil Se, Guru, Raavan, Yuva, Saathiya, Aaytha Ezhuthu and many more.