With its initial teaser, Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan 1 Or PS 1 delighted and perplexed the audience and has huge hype surrounding it. The historical drama, which will follow the rise and fall of the Chola kingdom, has Trisha, Aishwarya Rai, and Jayaram Ravi in significant parts.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set for a comeback with Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 (PS-1), slated to release worldwide on September 30 in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.
The film is sold to Marudhar Entertainment for a 7.50 cr price which means just 15 cr business will make it break even. That’s a perfect price and it should be hit for buyers as a clash with Vikram Vedha will give it hype and it should open not despite the clash in the Hindi market. Marudhar Entertainment is big distribution company in Hindi belt and it will give film right impetus.
Vikram Vedha remake will be distributed by Reliance Entertainment and it will be huge wide release without any doubt. Stardom of Hrithik Roshan and remake value will ensure double digit plus opening.
PS 1 will be first IMAX release for a Tamil film and carrying a huge buzz.
Following should be day one collections :
PS – 1 Tamil Day One
PS – 1 Hindi Day One
Vikram Vedha Day One All India
These are the initial trends and might change little depending upon trailer of Vikram Vedha and buzz close to release. Vikram Vedha is crucial release as Bollywood needs a big hit and it has potential to create havoc at box office.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will play the role of the queen Nandini in PS 1, also known as Ponniyin Selvan Part 1. In contrast, Vikram portrays the ferocious warrior Prince Aditya Karikalan, and Karthi plays the shadowy espionage role of Vanthiyathevan.
Along with them, the movie also stars Trisha, R. Parthiban, Sarath Kumar, Sobhita Dulipala, Jayaram, Jayam Ravi, and Prabhu in a multi-star ensemble cast. The movie, which Mani Ratnam directed, is produced by Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions.
Vikram Vedha is Indian Hindi-language neo-noir action thriller film written and directed by Pushkar–Gayathri. Produced by YNOT Studios, Friday Filmworks, T-Series Films and Reliance Entertainment, it is a remake of the directors’ 2017 Tamil film of the same name. The film stars Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan and Radhika Apte.