Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra states are the worst-hit states due to the Coronavirus. But that does not stop ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam from commencing the shoot of his Dream Project, Ponniyan Selvan. The new schedule of the movie will begin in Pune from September.
The movie has big names like Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Aishwarya Rajesh, Mohan Babu, and Jayam Ravi. He wrapped up a major portion in Thailand early this year is planning to shoot some portions involving in Pune in September.
He is hoping that the number of cases in Maharashtra will come down by then and the shooting will be permitted. The film will be made in multiple parts and the first part is to be released in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi languages next year. AR Rahman is scoring the music.