It’s well known that maverick filmmaker Mani Ratnam has roped in Parthiepan to play an important role in his magnum opus ‘Ponniyin Selvan’. Recently Ratnam had an opportunity to watch Parthiepan’s ‘Oththa Seruppu Size 7’ and showered praise on the film. The filmmakers praised Parthiepan’s performance and directorial capabilities.
“Watching your film now.Loving it The writing, acting and direction all top notch.The very idea of a solo and the guts to develop on it and complete it in such a fashion is remarkable.Congratulation Parthiban”, this is the message Mani Ratnam had sent to Parthiepan. Oththa Seruppu Size 7 is a solo act film of Parthiepan, he also written, directed and produced it.
Parthiepan is currently growing long hair to play a king in Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan. The film also has Vikram, Karthi, ‘Jayam’ Ravi, Keerthy Suresh, Aishwarya Rai, and Aishwarya Lekshmi in pivotal characters.