Ponniyin Selvan: I, also known as Son of Ponni or PS1, is an upcoming epic historical action movie in Tamil directed by Mani Ratnam.
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Ponniyin Selvan: I, also known as Son of Ponni, is an upcoming epic historical action movie in Tamil that was co-written by Mani Ratnam, Elango Kumaravel, and B. Jeyamohan. It is the first of two film adaptations of Kalki Krishnamurthy’s 1955 novel Ponniyin Selvan, which was produced by Ratnam and Allirajah Subaskaran under the banners of Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions.
The movie chronicles Arulmozhivarman’s early life before he became Rajaraja Chola I, the great Chola emperor (947 CE – 1014 CE).
The Cast & Crew
The film’s ensemble cast includes Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sobhita Dhulipala, Prabhu, R. Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu, Jayaram, Prakash Raj, Rahman, and R. Parthiban.
A. R. Rahman created the soundtrack, while Ravi Varman handled the cinematography, A. Sreekar Prasad did the editing, and Thota Tharani did the production design.
Movie Details –
Banner: Lyca Productions & Madras Talkies
Movie Name: PS-1 (Hindi)
Cast: Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sobhita Dhulipala, Prabhu, R Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu, Jayaram, Prakash Raj, Rahman and Radhakrishnan Parthiban.
DoP: Ravi Varman
Editor: Sreekar Prasad
Production Designer: Thota Tharrani
Costume Designer: Eka Lakhani
Additional Costume Designer: Chandrakant Sonawane
Jewellery: Kishandas & Co
Hair & Make Up: Vikram Gaikwad
Action: Kecha Khamphakdee & Sham Kaushal
VFX Supervisor: Sanjiv Anand Naik
DI: Red Chillies Color
Colorist: Ken Metzker
Re-Recording Mixer: Craig Mann
Additional Re-Recording Mixer: S Sivakumar
Sound Designer: Anand Krishnamoorthi
Background Score Supervisor: Tuomas Kantilenian
Music Supervisor: Nakul Abhyankar
Panchatan Sound Engineers: Suresh Permal, Karthik Sekharan & Aravid Cresendo
Stills: CH Balu
Publicity Designs: Gopi Prasanna
Digital Streaming Partner: Amazon Prime Video
Music Label: Tips Industries Ltd.
Head- G.K.M. Tamil Kumaran
CEO- Aashish Singh
Dialogues: Divya Prakash Dubey
Screenplay: Mani Ratnam, Jeyamohan & Kumaravel
Executive Producer: Siva Ananth
Produced By: Mani Ratnam & Subaskaran
Directed By: Mani Ratnam
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the movie PS1
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in a dual role as Nandini, a Pazhuvoor queen, and wife of Periya Pazhuvettaraiyar and Aditya’s love interest. She is also playing the role of Mandakini Devi, also known as Singaara Naachiyaar or Oomai Rani (transl. ”The Mute Queen”), Nandini’s deaf and mute mother.
Trisha Krishnan in PS1
Talented actress Trisha Krishnan playing the role of Kundavai Pirattiyar, also known as Ilaiya Piratti, the Chola princess and daughter of Emperor Sundara Chola and Vallavaraiyan’s Love interest.