Ponniyin Selvan: News

22 Jan 2023

Tamil Cinema

Rajinikanth starrer 'Jailer' release postponed, clash with 'PS-2' averted

Rajinikanth starrer Jailer is one of the most anticipated films of 2023, given the buzz it has created since it was launched last year.

09 Jan 2023


'Ponniyin Selvan II' to 'Jailer': Upcoming Tamil movies of 2023

With several sequels, most-awaited projects, and big actors' movie releases, 2023 sounds assuring for Kollywood.

07 Jan 2023


Asian Film Awards: 'Ponniyin Selvan: I' beats 'RRR' in nominations

The complete list of nominees for the 16th Asian Film Awards has been released.

01 Jan 2023

South Indian Cinema

South Indian movies awaiting release in first half of 2023

The year 2022 is over though it might not seem so. It has been an eventful one for South India, as many South movies turned out to be superhit ventures.

31 Dec 2022

Tamil Cinema

'PS-I' to 'Don': Top 5 Kollywood grossers of 2022

It is time to bid adieu to 2022 and welcome the new year.

30 Dec 2022

South Indian Cinema

Year wrap: 2022's best performances in South Indian films

It looks like the year 2022 got over in a jiffy!

28 Dec 2022

Mani Ratnam

Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan-2': Makers announce release date with teaser

Fans of the Ponniyin Selvan (PS) franchise can now rejoice!

19 Dec 2022


'KGF 2' records highest advance booking figures in 2022: BookMyShow

As the year 2022 has almost come to an end, reports about movies released this year are coming up.

26 Nov 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan I': Will Mani Ratnam-directorial touch Rs. 500cr mark?

The first part of Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan has almost finished its run in the cinema halls and has collected Rs. 496cr at the global box office so far, including Rs. 327cr in India.

12 Nov 2022

Tamil Cinema

'Ponniyin Selvan-2,' 'Varisu,' 'Jailer': Every major upcoming Tamil movie

The year 2022 is almost over and it was an eventful one for Kollywood.

05 Nov 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan': Have makers locked release date for sequel?

As we wait for the makers of Ponniyin Selvan I to announce the release date of its sequel, it is now being reported the franchise's second installment will be released on April 28, 2023.

04 Nov 2022

OTT releases

'Ponniyin Selvan-I,' 'Brahmastra': Several biggies land on OTT this weekend

The year 2022 saw the release of several highly-awaited biggies.

02 Nov 2022

Tamil Nadu

TN: Chola King's birth anniversary celebrations will be state event

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to celebrate Raja Raja Chola's birth anniversary a government event every year on Thursday, India Today reported.

28 Oct 2022

OTT releases

Watch 'Ponniyin Selvan I' on Amazon Prime Video now

Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I has arrived on Amazon Prime Video on a rental basis.

19 Oct 2022


Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan': What to expect from the sequel?

Mani Ratnam's mega-budget venture Ponniyin Selvan I hit the theaters on September 30, and in less than a month of its release, the film broke several records.

17 Oct 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan I' collects Rs. 200cr in Tamil Nadu alone

Mani Ratnam's period drama Ponniyin Selvan I has been doing excellent business at the box office and has now achieved yet another milestone!

15 Oct 2022

Box Office

'Kantara,' 'Ponniyin Selvan I,' 'GodFather': Tracing box office leaders

It's raining new movie releases in India.

13 Oct 2022

Box Office Collection

'Ponniyin Selvan-I' beats 'Vikram,' becomes highest-grossing title in Tamil Nadu

It looks like Ponniyin Selvan I is on a spree of breaking records and now it has crossed a significant milestone.

12 Oct 2022

Box Office Collection

Box office feat: Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan-I' collects Rs. 400cr

It looks like this year can officially be declared as the blockbuster year for South Indian cinema.

08 Oct 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan I': Every record broken by Mani Ratnam directorial

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I (PS I) hit the theaters on September 30 and ever since it has been on a spree of making and breaking records.

07 Oct 2022

Mani Ratnam

Poonguzhali to Oomai Rani: 'Ponniyin Selvan' characters who deserve spinoffs

Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I hit the theaters on September 30.

06 Oct 2022

Box Office

Box office numbers: How are 'PS-I,' 'GodFather,' 'Vikram Vedha' performing?

A train of new films premiered this past week, keeping cinema halls across the country occupied.

05 Oct 2022

Box Office

'PS-I' collects Rs. 100cr in TN in just 5 days!

Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I hit the theaters on September 30 amid huge expectations and is on a rampage at the box office.

04 Oct 2022

Mani Ratnam

Box office collection: How much has 'Ponniyin Selvan I' earned?

Mani Ratnam's magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I was released on Friday (September 30) and has since set the box office on fire!

01 Oct 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan I' heading to this OTT platform post-theatrical run?

Mani Ratnam's historical drama Ponniyin Selvan I hit the theaters on Friday and has been receiving tremendously positive responses from fans and critics alike.

'Ponniyin Selvan': All important characters from Part I, explained

Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan I hit the theaters on Friday amid much fanfare.

30 Sep 2022

Movie Review

'Ponniyin Selvan-I' review: Mani Ratnam delivers best film of 2022

Ponniyin Selvan I sets the premise for an epic battle.

30 Sep 2022

Box Office

'Vikram Vedha,' PS-I' impress with early reviews, pre-sales figures

Two biggies clashed at the box office on Friday (September 30).

24 Sep 2022


Haven't read 'Ponniyin Selvan'? Here's your cheat sheet

Ponniyin Selvan, one of the most popular Tamil novels by late author Kalki is being adapted to the screen under ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's direction.

Times when Aishwarya's pictures from 'Ponniyin Selvan-I' set went viral

As we are counting the days to watch the Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan on the big screens, photos of its lead actors have been going viral, further increasing our anticipation about the movie.

20 Sep 2022


It's Dhanush's 'Naane Varuven' vs Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan I'

Tamil superstar Dhanush on Tuesday took to his Twitter space and shared a poster from his upcoming Kollywood film Naane Varuven while revealing its premiere date.

20 Sep 2022

AR Rahman

'Ponniyin Selvan I': 'Alaikadal' song featuring Karthi, Aishwarya Lekshmi dropped

The makers of the upcoming Tamil magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I dropped the lyrical video of the song Alaikadal (meaning "deep sea") featuring Karthi and Aishwarya Lekshmi on Monday in languages including Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi.

19 Sep 2022

South Indian Cinema

'Ponniyin Selvan-I': Makers drop new stills of Karthi as Vanthiyathevan

Ahead of its release on September 30, the makers of the epic period drama film Ponniyin Selvan-I have dropped new stills of actor Karthi, who is playing Vanthiyathevan, the friend of the Cholas.

07 Sep 2022

Tamil Cinema

'Ponniyin Selvan-I' trailer: Politics, war, vengeance surround mighty Chola kingdom

The most-awaited trailer and audio tracks of Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan-I were launched on Tuesday.

'Ponniyin Selvan's first single 'Ponni Nadhi': Pure magic, says Karthi

The makers of Mani Ratnam's upcoming magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan I dropped its first single at an event on Sunday in Chennai.

20 Jul 2022

South Indian Cinema

'PS-I,' 'Vikrant Rona': 2022 South films to look forward to

The first half of 2022 has been a tremendous success for South Indian cinema.

19 Jul 2022

Mani Ratnam

Mani Ratnam tests COVID-19 positive; admitted to Chennai hospital

Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 and has been admitted to a Chennai hospital for treatment.

18 Jul 2022

Mani Ratnam

Court issues notice against Vikram, Mani Ratnam for 'Ponniyin Selvan'

A case has been filed against director Mani Ratnam and actor "Chiyaan" Vikram in relation to their upcoming film Ponniyin Selvan.

08 Jul 2022

Mani Ratnam

'Ponniyin Selvan-I' teaser: Mani Ratnam back with intense historical drama

Following a long wait, the makers of Mani Ratnam's upcoming film Ponniyin Selvan I have dropped the first teaser of the film featuring all the lead actors.