Chekka Chivantha Vaanam | Mani Ratnam Next Movie First Look

By | February 9, 2018

Chekka Chivantha Vaanam | Mani Ratnam Next Movie First Look: News related to Ace director Mani Ratnam’s movies always create huge buzz among cini lovers. Few months ago news about Mani Sir’s next venture after Kaatru Veliyidai made a lot of sound because of its interesting star cast, which included names like Vijay Sethupathi in cop role, Arvind Swamy, Silambarasan, Jyothika, Telugu actor Nani and Malayalam star Fahad Fazil. And a few pics of STR with Mani Ratnam confirmed the inclusion of Silambarasan and recently STR ‘s workout stills were doing rounds in social media.

Finally Mani’s Sir has put a full stop to all the speculations about his next movie’s cast and crew by releasing the first look of his much expected upcoming movie titled Chekka Chivantha Vaanam in Tamil, Nawab in Telugu. The first look poster gives us a lot of information about crew, but little about the cast. The warm poster with yellow and red colors pertaining to the title has four pair of eyes that of Arvind Swamy, Silambarasan, Arun Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi. Arun Vijay is really a surprise and He might have replaced Fahadh Faasil.


Along with these four stars Arvind Swamy, Silambarasan, Arun Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi The film features Jyothika, Aishwarya Rajesh, Jayasudha, Prakash Raj, Thiyagarajan, Aditi Rao Hydari, model Dayana Erappa and Mansoor Ali Khan and others.

As usual A.R. Rahman is taking care of Music with lyricist Vairamuthu in Tamil and Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry in Telugu. Legendary Cinematographer Santosh Sivan, who is one of the frequent collaborator of Mani Ratnam is joining hands for the sixth time. Mani and Santosh Sivan combination have produced some extraordinary visual and cinematic experiences in the past with films like Thalapathi, Dil Se, Iruvar, Roja and Raavanan.

Chekka Chivantha Vaanam was written by Mani Ratnam and Siva Ananth. The film will be produced by Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies with Subaskaran’s Lyca Productions. The production department includes Production Design by Sharmistha Roy, K Chinnadurai as Line Producer, Bejoy Nambiar and Kiran as Creative Producers and Executive Producer Siva Ananth.

Other crew members: Costume Design by Eka Lakhani, Dhilip Subbarayan taking care of Action choreography, Audiography by Anand Krsihnamoorthi, Serina Tixeira is in charge of Hair and Makeup department, Stills by CH Balu, PRO Nikil and Publicity Design by Gopi Prasanna.

The team of Chekka Chivantha Vaanam is all set to begin shooting on February 12.

The cast and crew of the film took the news of the first look release to social media and this how they reacted in Twitter.

arvind swami

Here is director Mani Ratnam’s next… a very
exciting project! We start shooting on Monday. Welcome aboard brother @arunvijayno1 #CCV

Vijay Sethupathi

#ChekkaChivanthaVaanam a #Maniratnam sir magic. God bless team

‏ @arunvijayno1

Long wait.. comes true! Yes.. It’s with Director Mani Rathnam sir!!.. excited to be working with @thearvindswami , Simbu and Vijay Sethupathi.. Need all your blessings #CCV

Eka Lakhani

Mani Sir’s next! Super excited to rejoin the magical team! Going on floor in 2 days! #CCV #ManiRatnam @santoshsivan @arrahman @sreekar_prasad

Aditi Rao Hydari

“Another film with Mani sir is a blessing. While shooting for Kaatru Veliyidai, I was living my childhood dream of working with my favourite director. It was surreal and thrilling at the same time. It was such an enriching experience. I got hooked to his style and discipline of filmmaking, and I can’t wait to be on his sets again,” Aditi had said about working with Mani Ratnam again.

but the most exciting tweet is by Rajasekar, which adds more fuel to the rumors about the plot of the film. Check out the below tweet.


Wild guess: #ChekkaChivanthaVaanam deals about Nuclear powerplant/ industrialization woes? #ManiRatnam

What is your guess guys? whatever it would be. It is Mani Ratnam film. Nothing else matters. Wish the movie will come out to the theaters soon. waiting Mani Sir.




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