The first official teaser of PS1, helmed by Mani Ratnam will be out today and it will be launched across different languages by popular names such as Amitabh Bachchan, Mahesh Babu, Suriya, Rakhit Shetty, and Mohanlal.
Amitabh Bachchan will launch the Hindi teaser, Suriya will release Tamil, Rakshit Shetty will launch the Kannada, Mahesh Babu will release the Telugu and finally veteran actor Mohanlal will release the Malayalam teaser, today at 6 PM.
Ponniyin Selvan: I also known as PS-I, is an upcoming epic period drama film directed and co-produced by Mani Ratnam, under his production studio Madras Talkies, along with Allirajah Subaskaran under the banner Lyca Productions. It is the first of two cinematic parts based on Kalki Krishnamurthy's 1955 novel Ponniyin Selvan. The film is written by Ratnam along with Elango Kumaravel and B. Jeyamohan.
It stars an ensemble cast of Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Jayaram, Sobhita Dhulipala, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Vikram Prabhu, Ashwin Kakumanu R. Sarathkumar, R. Parthiban, Prabhu, Prakash Raj, Rahman and others.
The film's music is composed by A. R. Rahman, with cinematography handled by Ravi Varman, editing done by A. Sreekar Prasad and production design by Thota Tharani respectively.
Made on a budget of 500 crore, Ponniyin Selvan: I is one of the most expensive Indian films. The film is scheduled to be have a worldwide theatrical release on 30 September 2022.