Actor and martial artist, Babu Antony, who works primarily in Malayalam cinema, has acted several Tamil films as well. He is well known for his roles as a villain in the 80s and 90s. He was last seen in Jayam Ravi starrer ‘Adanga Maru’ in Tamil in 2018. He is now playing an important roles in Mani Ratnam’s ‘Ponniyin Selvan’.
Sharing a picture with Chiyaan Vikram, Babu Antony posted, “Was great meeting with Vikram again. we worked in Mafia, Street etc. long back. We could not take snaps in the location since we were in costumes. Yesterday he came to my room and we took selfie. He is the same old Vikram, humble and caring.” (sic)
‘Ponniyin Selvan’ shooting is currently happening in Madhya Pradesh, and the film features Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Prakash Raj, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Lekshmi, and several others. The team is expected to wrap up the schedule soon and move down south to complete the film. ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is produced by Lyca Productions in association with Madras Talkies, and it has music scored by AR Rahman.