Jayaram is one of the few Malayalam actors who has quite a number of films in Tamil as well. While the buzz around his soon-be-released film Maarconi Mathai is strong, another news has brought a lot of joy to the actor's fans. It has been reported in a leading daily that the actor may be part of a Mani Ratnam film.
From what we know about Mani Ratnam's Tamil film, it is that it is a period film based on the novel Ponniyin Selvan.
The news report says that the actor is in talks for an important role in the film and if everything goes well, the actor will be shooting for the film soon.
If this happens, it will be the first time that Jayaram will be working with Mani Ratnam, who in the past has worked with other Malayalam superstars like Mammootty (Thalapathi) and Mohanlal (Iruvar).
The period film stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. At Cannes Film festival she confirmed that she was part of Mani's next film. There have been reports ofAnushka Shetty also being part of the film. You can read about it here.
On the work front, Jayaram has two upcoming films coming up Maarconi Mathai, which marks the Mollywood debut of Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi and Pattabhiraman in which Jayaram will be seen as a government employee struggling with the red tape.
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