In 2017, the Tamil film ‘Vikram-Vedha’ directed by Jodi Pushkar-Gayatri was released. The film did well at the box office. R. The film starred Madhavan and Vijay Sethupathi in lead roles. The story of this film was based on the stories of Vikram-Vetal.
The Hindi remake of this superhit film will release on Friday, September 30. In this Hindi remake, Saif Ali Khan–Hrithik Roshan played the roles of Vikram-Vedha respectively. Meanwhile, with another big budget release on September 30, two big films are going head-to-head at the box office.
Two big films ‘Vikram Vedha’ and ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ will be released in theaters on the same day. Meanwhile, Pushkar has expressed his opinion on this issue in a press conference. Pushkar said, “Ponniyin Selvan is a magnificent composition on the glorious history of the Chola Empire. You can’t beat him. I enjoyed reading this six-volume work in my youth.”
Kalki Krishnamurthy’s novel ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is very popular in South India. Mani Ratnam had the idea of making a film on this masterpiece early in his career. Since the story of the Ponniyin Selvan novel is too long, they decided to make the film in two parts.
Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha, Kartha, Jayam Ravi are playing the lead roles in this movie. The story of the film is based on the period during the reign of the great Chola ruler Raja Raja Chola.