Ratnam's next project is in the casting
phase with the director enrolling his
cast members after meticulous research.
The Vikram - Aishwarya Rai starrer is
likely to go on floors by the end of
the year. As per latest news sources,
Priya Mani has been approached for dates
by Mani Ratnam's office from September
2008 – March 2009 for which the
actor has supposedly nodded consent.
Priya Mani's Ninaithaale Inikkum is on the
verge of completion where she is cast alongside
Prithviraj. She has also reportedly signed
on the dotted line for the Bharath starrer
Arumugham directed by Suresh Krishna.