Actress Amala Paul rejected India’s one of the notable director Mani Ratnam’s magnum-opus Ponniyin Selvan in a recent interaction with the media. Ponniyin Selvan is long dream story of many tamil people. Former Actor and Chief Minister of Tamilnadu wanted to do the Ponniyin Selvan movie and brought the script. Film requires Major lead roles and Big Casting. After the film industry of South India are giving back to back international wide sensational hits like Baahubali, Baahubali – The Conclusion, KGF – Chapter 1 from Kannada. Tamil Industry ready to strike back with the biggest ever movie.
When Mani Ratnam was choosing characters wisely for each and every role He has Chosen Jayam Ravi for Raja Raja Cholan, Vikram for Karikala Cholan , Karthi for Vandhiyathevan ( Role MGR wanted to do). Aishwarya Rai for Antagonist Nandhini. Actress Amala Paul also called for the movie but she denies the role and reveals the real truth behind it.
“Not everyone can act in every film. I felt I can’t do justice to the role in Mani sir’s Ponniyin Selvan. I felt it’s better to not do a role that doesn’t suit me and face unnecessary criticism later. I hope that I’ll get another opportunity to act in Mani sir’s film in the future,” told Amala Paul.