It was announced earlier that Mani Ratnam’s next titled as Chekka Chivantha Vaanam will be multi starrer. Arvind Swamy, Vijay Sethupathi, Simbu are playing the leads in the movie. The shoot of the movie was wrapped up earlier and the post-production works are still in progress. The crew released the first character poster of the movie yesterday.
Arvind Swamy is playing the character of Varadan in the movie. The poster portrays Varadan as an angry young man with a wounded face. The movie is touted to be a socio-political thriller drama film that discusses environmental hazards caused by industrialization. The first look poster which was released earlier had hints regarding this. The movie is expected to be released during the last week of September this year and a grand audio launch will be conducted earlier in the same month.
Aditi Rao Hydari, Jyothika and Aishwarya Rajesh are playing the female leads in Chekka Chivantha Vaanam. Lyca Productions is bankrolling this film along with Mani Ratnam’s own banner Madras Talkies. Santhosh Sivan is cranking the camera for this film and Sreekar Prasad is in charge of the edits. AR Rahman is in charge of the music department.