Jayaram in Ponniyin Selvan
Mani Ratnam is currently in the works of period epic movie, Pooniyin Selvan. The movie star casts Chiyaan Vikram, Aishwarya Rai, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Keerthy Suresh, Mohan Babu, Amala Paul, Aadhi and Aishwarya Lakshmi in key roles. Latest update is that Malayalam actor Jayaram too is a part of this magnum opus. Jayaram said in a recent interview that he is approached by the legendary director Mani Ratnam and he agreed to do the role without any hesitation. He said that it is a privilege for him to act in the movie and he said that he is not at liberty to reveal any more details about the project except that he is playing a key role. The movie will be produced by Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions combined. A R Rahman will be scoring for the movie and Ravi Varman is the cinematographer for this film. Probably the movie will hit the sets at the end of this year.