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Mani Ratnam

Director Mani Ratnam back to work after 'routine' health check-up

The national award-winning director had suffered a heart attack some years ago. 

Jun 17, 2019, 14:24 PM IST

Rahman is ready to take up challenging roles

The actor is said to be pretty much excited to be part of 'Seven' and says he is ready to do any roles that interests and challenges him.

Jun 05, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Mani Ratnam's next? Here's what we know

No official announcement has been made about the project as yet.

Jan 10, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

Mani Ratnam is an enigma: Sreekar Prasad

Prasad has had lots of good experiences while working on Ratnam's films.

Nov 26, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

For an actor, getting Mani Ratnam film is Harvard-like: Dulquer Salmaan

Dulquer spoke about it on Saavn's entertainment-based audio show Take 2 with Anupama and Rajeev podcast.


Nov 05, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam stays super strong at worldwide Box Office

'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' has been supported financially by Mani Ratnam's Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions. 

Sep 30, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Mani Ratnam's gangster-drama 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' is a winner at Australian Box Office

The film is about the power struggle between three siblings to take the place of their father, the most powerful gangster in town.

Sep 29, 2018, 15:01 PM IST

I always wanted to be a Mani Ratnam heroine: Aditi Rao Hydari

The actress, who started her acting journey in 2006 with the film 'Prajapathi', had previously worked with Ratnam in 'Kaatru Veliyidai'.

Sep 17, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Mani Ratnam's multi-starrer is titled 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' — Film poster out

Mani Ratnam’s upcoming Tamil film will be titled 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' and will star Silambarasan, Arvind Swami, Vijay Sethupathi, Arun Vijay and Jyothika in the lead roles. 

Feb 09, 2018, 20:48 PM IST

Aditi Rao Hydari confirms collaborating with Mani Ratnam again

Confirming this development, Aditi said she couldn't have hoped for a better start to 2018.

Feb 02, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

Mani Ratnam, Suresh Krissna made me superstar: Rajinikanth

While talking to his fans on the fifth day of his six-day long meet-and-greet programme in Chennai' s Raghavendra Mandapam, the 67-year-old actor said, "When K Balachander saw me for the first time, he booked me for three films and asked me to learn Tamil first."

Dec 30, 2017, 12:19 PM IST

I could not preserve most of my films: Mani Ratnam

Veteran director Mani Ratnam has urged the film industry to encourage film preservation and restoration as is absence has led to the loss of many classics.

Jul 27, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to do a Mani Ratnam film?

The gorgeous Aishwarya Rai Bachchan stole all the limelight at the prestigious 70th Cannes Film Festival with channelling her inner Cinderella on the red carpet. The diva, who stunned us as Saba Taliyar Khan in Karan Johar's 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' has signed her next big film, reportedly.

May 26, 2017, 14:07 PM IST

I don't have any backing but I never crib about it: Aditi Rao Hydari

From her supporting role in "Delhi 6" to playing filmmaker Mani Ratnam's muse in "Kaatru Veliyidai", Aditi Rao Hydari has come a long way.

May 14, 2017, 18:05 PM IST

Kaatru Veliyidai movie review: Beautiful, but messy love saga

Every frame in Mani Ratnam's "Kaatru Veliyidai", his latest outing starring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari, is like a beautiful painting, dipped in colours that are irresistibly attractive and uplifti

Apr 08, 2017, 13:58 PM IST

Filmmakers grab too much from real life: Mani Ratnam

Mani Ratnam feels filmmakers at times take too much from the real life and says his upcoming release "Kaatru Veliyidai" is also inspired from people he has come across.

Apr 06, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

Every film with AR Rahman is special journey, says Mani Ratnam

AR Rahman and Mani Ratnam, along with legendary lyricist Vairamuthu, have been working together for 25 years.

Mar 20, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Have made my space without backing, support, says Aditi Rao Hydari

She's clearly on a career high this year with roles in "Aur Devdas", "Padmavati", Mani Ratnam's film "Kaatru Veliyidai" and in Sanjay Dutt's comeback film "Bhoomi". Actress Aditi Rao Hydari says she finds it gratifying to play such myriad roles as she has done it "step by step on my own".

Feb 22, 2017, 18:46 PM IST

Aditi Rao Hydari's dream directors revealed

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari, who is working with directors Mani Ratnam for Tamil romantic-drama "Kaatru Veliyidai" and Sanjay Leela Bhansali for "Padmavati", says both the filmmakers are a dream to work with.

Feb 05, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Aditi Rao Hydari and Karthi starrer ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’ teaser is a visual treat – WATCH

The teaser of Aditi Rao Hydari and Karthi starrer ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’ is out. 

Jan 26, 2017, 13:25 PM IST