As reports suggest, ace director Mani Ratnam's next film is to
be made based on epic Ramayana and titled as Ravan. The
Abhishek Bachchan – Aishwarya starrer bilingual will hit the floors
once the director finalizes the star cast.
According to the sources, Abhishek Bachchan plays as Ram and
Aishwarya plays as Sita in this film. For Ravan character, Mani has
finalised Aditya Pancholi in the Hindi version. Govinda will play
the role of Hanuman, as sources say.
For Tamil, the director has already approached Vikram and
Karthik for some crucial roles. As per the last minute reports,
Karthik will play the role of Ravan in Tamil version while Vikram
is fixed for Hanuman character.
However the director is yet to confirm the news on this project.
It can be recalled that Mani Ratnam has already made a blockbuster
movie Dalapathy with Superstars Rajini and Mammootty based
on the other epic of the country Mahabharath.