Legendary director Mani Ratnam directed some of the biggest blockbusters of Indian cinema. He worked with all the top stars of South Indian cinema. He has been keen to make his debut into web space and his debut project is titled Navarasa. As the title suggests, the web series has nine episodes with nine different genres. Mani Ratnam recently finalized nine directors to direct these nine episodes of Navarasa.
The details about the directors are kept under wraps. Tamil actors Suriya, Vikram, Madhavan, Aravind Swamy and Siddharth are finalized as the lead actors for five episodes. Mani Ratnam is in plans to rope in four Tollywood actors for four other episodes. They will be finalized soon. As per the update, Mani Ratnam is holding talks with Nagarjuna, Nani and Naga Chaitanya for the roles. The lead actors will be finalized as per the availability of their dates. Navarasa will start shooting in August and will be available to stream next year in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam languages.