For the last few weeks the rumors about Mani Ratnam’s next project after OK Kanmani is doing its round in social media as well in the tinsel town. At the very early stage a report came in that Malayalam super star Mammootty will play the lead in next Mani Ratnam film. This news was spread with so much details that AR Rahman will be the musician of the film and PC Sreeram will once again crank the camera and the big news was that Aishwarya Rai will be seen as the female lead again in a Mani Ratnam film as well.
There was lot of discussion about Thalapathy was also happened as Mammootty’s one and only film with Mani Ratnam was that which released way back in 1991. As expecte that was indeed a fake news and the clarified news later came out. The updated version of the earlier news later come out which said that it was not Mammootty actually going to play the lead role in Mani Ratnam film but Mani prefers Mammootty’s son Dulquer Salmaan over Mammootty as he was so much impressed with young Dulquar’s show of talent and skill in his outing in OK Kanmani.
Then the news was updated with the info that along with Dulquer Salmaan, Tamil young rising star Karthi also play the male lead in the film and the female lead is said to be Aishwarya Rai and Sruthi Hasaan. Both Karthi and Sruthi Hasan is going to work with Mani Ratnam for the first time ever in their career as well if the news is true.
The most latest update to the above news is that the so called Mani Ratnam project with Dulquer and Karthi is titled as Komali. Another title Un Parvaikku Mattum also considered for the film by the producers of the film which is Madras talkies. After all this buzz the official confirmation from the side of the director had still not come but it seems to be quite official now as per the sources from the industry says.
Everyone now believes that Mani Ratnam will soon break the silence hopefully and confirm which will be his next and with whom as well.