In the world of cinema, rumors spread like wildfire.
And when the rumor involves the biggest superstars and a legendary director, it’s bound to make headlines. Recently, social media has been buzzing with the news that Mani Ratnam plans to direct a film with Thalapathy Vijay and Ajith after releasing his much-awaited movie Ponniyin Selvan.
But wait, is this legit true?
According to sources by Film Companion, Mani Ratnam has indeed been in talks with both actors, and the project is expected to take off once he finishes working on Ponniyin Selvan. While there is still no confirmation from the director or the actors themselves, this piece of news has sent fans into a frenzy.
Below is the predicted screenplay from a source:
Also, the highlight of this buzz is that it was published on April 1st. The authenticity of this news was questionable, and it was speculated to be an April Fool’s Day prank.
Mani Ratnam announces his next with Ajith & Vijay. Everything is perfect but I would’ve been happier if the announcement wouldn’t have come on the 1st of April. 😅😅 @fcompanionsouth pic.twitter.com/blpgJWfadr
— Nishit Shaw (@NishitShawHere) April 1, 2023
If this news were indeed true, the collaboration between two of Tamil cinema’s biggest superstars and a legendary director would undoubtedly be a blockbuster hit.