During the promotions of Ponniyin Selvan: Part One aka PS-I, director Mani Ratnam had stated that Ponniyin Selvan: Part Two aka PS-II will release with a space of 9 months. So while it was expected that PS2 will hit theater screens around June 2023, latest buzz suggests that the movie might release earlier. Buzzed release date of the sequel at the moment is April 28, 2023.
Buzz: ManiRatnam’s #PonniyinSelvan Part 2 aka #PS2 is scheduled to release on April 28, 2023! pic.twitter.com/0H1Ock03OZ
An official announcement on the same however awaits. Set in 969 AD, Ponniyin Selvan movies are based on Tamil literature’s most famous story by Kalki Krishnamurthy; It follows the competition and conspiracies around who will be the next King of the Chola empire.
PS1 and PS2 are multi-starrers with names like Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Trisha, Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Jayaram, Shobita Dhulipala, Rahman, Sarathkumar, Prakash Raj, R. Pathiban, Nizhalgal Ravi, Prabhu, Vikram Prabhu, Lal, Ashwin Kakamanu, Kishore, Mohan Raman, Yog Japee, Jayachitra, Vinodhini Vaidyanathan, Nasser, Sara Arjun, Riyaz Khan among others in it.