The shooting of Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan is right now happening at Maheshwar, near Indore and the makers are inching closer towards the completion of the shoot. Last week, Jayam Ravi had officially updated that he has completed shooting for his portions in the film and he sounded highly emotional about the journey. One more lead actor has now wrapped up his shooting for the film and the official update regarding the same is out. Chiyaan Vikram, who plays one of the leads, has completed shooting for Ponniyin Selvan, both for the first and second part. Vikram's official manager, Yuvraaj confirmed the news through his official Twitter page and this development has come as a delightful update for the fans.

Vikram will be seen playing the character of Adithya Karikalan in this historical epic and it is going to be exciting to see the star actor in such a role. Ponniyin Selvan's star cast includes Chiyaan Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Trisha, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Vikram Prabhu, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Ashwin Kakumanu, Prabhu, Prakash Raj, Sarath Kumar, Sobhita Dhulipala, Jayaram, Rahman, Nizhalgal Ravi, Mohan Raman, Aadukalam Kishore, Vinodhini Vaidyanathan, Arjun Chidambaram, and others. Karthi will be playing the role of Vandiya Thevan while Trisha will be seen as Kundhavai. The character details of other actors are yet to be officially known.

Bankrolled by Lyca Productions in association with Mani Ratnam's Madras Talkies, Ponniyin Selvan has music composed by A.R.Rahman. The legendary composer is already done with the composing of 12 songs out of which 8 songs are penned by debut lyricist Ilango Krishnan. The film has cinematography handled by Ravi Varman, while the editing and art direction are taken care of by Sreekar Prasad and Thotta Tharani respectively. The first part of Ponniyin Selvan is tentatively scheduled to release during the summertime of 2022, but the plan will depend upon the Covid 19 situation in the country. For now, check out the latest update on Ponniyin Selvan here: