Mani Ratnam‘s next is already an anticipated projects because of its fantastic star cast. As per the latest update, another actress is joining them. She confirmed this news herself in an exclusive interview with Bollywoodlife while speaking about future projects . We are talking about Aditi Rao Hydari! “I am doing Mani sir’s next film. A very exciting project. I am doing Mani sir’s next film. A very exciting project. Then I am finishing Daas Dev. Then I am doing a Telugu film with a National Award-winning director. For me, cinema about a director’s vision and that is what I am looking for. Looking forward to directors who can bring out the best in me. Hopefully, I am on the right track.”revealed the actress. This ensemble cast just got more interesting!
For those who don’t know, it will mark their reunion. Aditi first teamed up with the genius director for Kaatru Veliyidai also starring Karthi. While the movie opened to average reviews her performance got noticed down south. In her earlier interviews she has mentioned that working with Mani Ratnam was a dream come true. Looks like she is living her dream yet again. Interestingly she and Arvind Swamy are the only actors from the cast that have worked with the director before. Arvind Swamy can easily be called his protege. It’s no wonder he’s part of this movie.
The best surprise when it came to casting was Simbu! Fans were ecstatic when it was announced that Simbu and Mani Ratnam are teaming up! In fact, Simbu is prepping hard for his role and has already gone through a major transformation. That seems to be a Mani Ratnam thing because he usually brings out new side to his actors that nobody has seen before. In addition to Simbu, Aditi and Arvind, there’s Malayalm superstar – Fahaad Fasil, an extremely talented actor who has many hits to his credit. He recently debuted in Tamil with Velaikkaran. His performance in the movie garnered much praise. Then there’s Jyothika, the reigning South Queen who has been highly popular with the audience. Can’t wait to find out what he has in store for her. It doesn’t end there. One of THE most sought after actors of Tamil cinema today is also part of this film. He is currently a craze in the market and is making waves. We are talking about Vijay Sethupathi. Joining this team is also Aishwarya Rajesh, an up and coming actress who is proving to be a hit in Malayalam and Tamil cinema.
Phew! With this brilliant cast on board, we can’t wait to find out what Mani Ratnam has in store.