The trailer of Mani Ratnam’s much-awaited magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan 2 is here. The film, which stars Chiyaan Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Trisha, Jayam Ravi among others, promises another enchanting and exhilarating chapter of the Chola dynasty.
Ponniyin Selvan: I, popularly known as PS1 revolves around the threats to the ruling Chola king Sundara Chola from his deputies as well as the deposed Pandyas. The period drama ended on a cliffhanger that revealed a double role for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
The second part explores the attempts of the Cholas to stave off threats from within their kingdom as well as face the Pandya rebels on the battlefield.
PS1 was released on September 30, 2022. The tenth century-set film, which was also dubbed into other languages, swept the box office and is considered the highest-grossing Tamil film of all time.
With music scored by AR Rahman, Ponniyin Selvan 2 is produced by Madras Talkies in association with Lyca Productions all set to hit screens on April 28.