Mani Ratnam new Hindi-Tamil billingual, titled Ravan is said to be a modern socialised Ramayan adaptation and the director’e own interpretation.
Aditya Panscholi will play the title role. Abhishek and Aishwarya are the lead pair and now, according to reports Govinda has also been roped in. Govinda is likely to play either the role of Laxman or Hanuman.
A long time ago, Shyam Benegal made a film titled Kaliyug, which was the director’s interpretation of Mahabharath as seen in contemporary times.