Trisha, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan pose for selfies on the sets of Ponniyin Selvan 1, fans call them ‘queens’
Actress Trisha, who plays Rajkumari Kundavai in the upcoming magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1, posted a picture of herself along with her co-actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Twitter on Thursday. Aishwarya is playing the role of Rani Nandini in the Mani Ratnam directorial.
In the picture posted by Trisha, she and Aishwarya are seen posing for a selfie. It looks like the picture has been clicked on the sets of Ponniyin Selvan 1. Trisha captioned the photo, “Ashu.”
The photos of both the actresses got their fans excited. One of them commented on the photo, “Epic”. Another fan wrote, “Can’t wait to see both of you onscreen in happy tears – Queens.” Yet another fan called both stars “gorgeous “.
— kundvai (@trishtrashers) 22 September 2022
In PS1, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Trisha Play arch rivals. In a promotional video for PS1, Trisha shared how Mani Ratnam had asked both the actors not to be friends with each other. “By working with Aish (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), I mean it is not Aishwarya Rai and Trisha Krishnan. It should be a Nandini and a Kundvai. Mani sir said, ‘Man, you guys can’t be friends. It’s Nandini and Kundvai, so don’t talk too much. I want you guys to have a little rivalry for my scene,” she said.
At the trailer launch of the film, Aishwarya praised its entire team. He had said, “It is an absolute honor to work with Mani Ratnam again, with such a talented team of actors and technicians. The entire cast is stellar. Everyone is owed.”
Ponniyin Selvan 1 revolves around the Chola dynasty and is based on the popular Tamil novel of the same name by Kalki Krishnamurthy. The film has a stellar cast including actors Vikram, Karthi, Aishwarya Lakshmi, Jayam Ravi and many others. It will hit the theaters on 30 September.