Produced by Lyca Productions and Madras Talkies, Ponniyin Selvan also boasts an ensemble of actors including Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Trisha, Aishwarya Rai, Sarathkumar, Rahman, and Aishwarya Lekshmi. Chiyaan Vikram will reportedly essay Aditya Karikalan while Karthi will play Vallavaraiyan Vandiyadevan, Jayam Ravi will portray Raja Raja Chola I, Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai as Nandini and Tollywood actor Mohan Babu will reportedly step into the shoes of Periya Pazhuvettarayar.
Actor Mohan Ram, who is also part of cast has joined the sets yesterday. Mohan Raman, who is usually clean shaven has been sporting a fully grown beard for the film for the past year or so.
Off to Hyderabad…. flight, shoot all after 10 months .. God bless us all , Sai Ram. https://t.co/fgO0qpPRxp
— Mohan Raman (@actormohanraman) 1610420029000
The film is produced by Lycaa Productions and will have AR Rahman scoring music for the film. The dialogues are written by Jayamohan, with Thotta Tharani and Wasiq Khan as the production designers. Brinda is the choreographer.