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Mani Ratnam and Lyca Productions donate Rs 1 crore to Kalki Krishnamurthy Memorial Trust after the success of Ponniyin Selvan I -Newzflash

Director Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions have said they will donate Rs 1 crore to the Kalki Krishnamoorthy Memorial Trust. They announced this at Saturday’s success meet of Ponniyin Selvan: I, which was held in Chennai.

Ahead of the event, Mani Ratnam and Lyca CEO Subhaskaran met Kalki Krishnamoorthy’s son Rajendran and presented him with the check of Rs 1 crore in the presence of Seetha Ravi, the head of the trust.

Mani Ratnam’s two-part film is based on a series of novels written by Amarar Kalki Krishnamoorthy between the years 195o and 1954. The novel is a fictional account of the three children of Sundara Chola: Aditya Karikalan, Kundhavai, Rajaraja Chola aka Arulmozhi Varman.

At the success meet, Mani Ratnam thanked Lyca Productions and others for trusting him to make the film. Actors Karthi, Jayam Ravi and Parthiban were also present at the meeting.

Ponniyin Selvan: I have become one of the biggest merchants in Tamil cinema by minting around Rs 500 crores worldwide. The film, which was released in several Indian languages, stars Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Trisha, Aishwarya Rai, Prakash Raj, Jayaram and Sarathkumar. It has music by AR Rahman. The second part of the film is expected to be released in the summer of 2023.

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