The maverick filmmaker of the country, Mani Ratnam, who has delivered films like Roja, Thalapathi and others, has collaborated with Jayendra Panchapakesan for the Tamil web-series Navarasa, which will be an anthology. While the nine-episodes of the web-series, which are based on the Indian concept of Navrasas will stream on Netflix, the latest reports suggest that it will premiere on August. In fact, there is a buzz that makers might soon release the teaser announcing the streaming date of the web-series.
While filmmakers Gautham Vasudev Menon, Bejoy Nambiar, Ponram, Karthik Subbaraj, Halitha Shameem, Karthick Naren, Rathindran R Prasad and Arvind Swami have directed these 9 nine films based on 9 emotions, the star cast of the web-series includes Suriya, Revathy, Parvathy, Siddharth, Vijay Sethupathi, Prakash Raj, Vikranth, Gautham Karthik, and Aishwarya Rajesh. On the other hand, Prasanna, Nithya Menen, Simha, Poorna, Ashok Selvan, Robo Shankar, Saravanan, Alagam Perumal, Ramesh Thilak, Sananth, Vidhu and Sreeram.
The nine DOPs of this web-series are Santosh Sivan, Balasubramanien, Manoj Paramahamsa, Abhinandan Ramanujam, Shreyaas Krishna, Harshvir Oberai, Sujith Sarang, V Babu and Viraj Singh while it will have the music of AR Rahman, D Imman, Ghibran, Arul Dev, Karthik, Ron Ethan, Govind Vasantha and Justin Prabhakaran. Well, this web-series will definitely shatter all the records on social media.
Meanwhile, Mani Ratnam is currently busy with Ponniyin Selvan. The magnum opus features Chiyaan, Vikram, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha Krishnan, Jayaram, Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Prabhu, Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu and Sobhita Dhulipala in key roles. The film is based on Kalki Krishnamurthy's historical novel and will narrate the story of Arulmozhivarman, who later became the great Raja Raja Chola I. So, what are your thoughts on the both these projects of Mani Ratnam? Tweet to us @bollywood_life.
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