Cine lovers are very eager for this film ever since the trailer of director Mani Ratnam’s film ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ came out. This grand project of Tamil cinema has been in a lot of discussion since the days of its announcement and now after the trailer came out, its spectacular visuals are getting a lot of praise.
‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is being touted as India’s most expensive film. According to reports, the total budget of this Tamil film is Rs 500 crore. Not only is its visuals superb, the star cast of this film is equally spectacular. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Jayam Ravi, Chiyan Vikram and Karthi are in important roles in this multi-starrer film. Apart from this, many famous faces are playing supporting roles. Names like famous actress Shobhita Dhulipala are also included in the list of these names.
125 crore earnings before release
According to media reports, Amazon Prime Video has bought the OTT rights of ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ for Rs 125 crore, although the film is about to be released in theaters, but the magic of OTT cannot be ignored by the filmmakers.
Let us tell you that this film will be released in theaters in two parts. The first part will hit the theaters on 30 September and the second will be released after a few months. Even though the film is released in two parts, Amazon Prime Video has bought the OTT rights of both the parts at once by spending Rs 125 crore.
According to reports, the satellite rights of this film have also been sold very expensive. These rights have been bought by Sun TV. Two South superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan were invited as chief guests at the trailer launch of the film. ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is as big as the budget and as spectacular as the star cast is the music of the film which is given by AR Rahman.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 12, 2022, 20:05 IST