April 04, 2021 11:53 am
AR Rahman, who has produced and co-written the musical drama movie 99 Songs, recalled the time when Mani Ratnam told him how telling a film's story and making a song have a common process.
June 02, 2020 7:21 pm
A fanboy filmmaker who saw Nayakan before The Godfather writes about the sprawling masterpiece, director Mani Ratnam's realistic flourishes that plunges you into a dark world and Haasan's electrifying performance.
June 02, 2020 5:02 pm
On the occasion of Mani Ratnam's birthday today, the who's who of the Indian film industry wished the ace filmmaker.
May 30, 2020 7:00 pm
Mani Ratnam, who had been shooting his upcoming period film Ponniyin Selvan before the nation went into coronavirus-induced lockdown on March 25, recently said in a webinar that the viability of filmmaking depends on contributions from both stars and the government.
April 15, 2020 6:34 pm
During a live interaction session with his fans on Tuesday, ace director Mani Ratnam offered a peek into his filmmaking method.
January 08, 2020 10:13 pm
Director Mani Ratnam has produced and co-written director Dhana Sekaran's upcoming multi-starrer Vaanam Kottattum.
October 14, 2019 8:47 pm
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, at the trailer launch of Hindi version of Disney's Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, in which the titular character is voiced by her, was asked to share some details about the Mani Ratnam directorial Ponniyin Selvan.
October 08, 2019 4:49 pm
Leading director Mani Ratnam, one of the 49 celebrities accused in the case, is related to Kamal Haasan.
September 24, 2019 7:11 pm
Filmmaker Mani Ratnam is, reportedly, planning to release the Ponniyin Selvan adaptation in two parts.
September 05, 2019 11:45 am
Film producer S Sriram passed away on Wednesday after suffering a cardiac arrest. Popularly called 'Aalayam’ Sriram, he was in his sixties.
June 01, 2019 10:48 pm
Today, marks the 63rd birthday of ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam. Take a look at some rare photos of the Nayagan director from the Express Archives.