Ponniyin Selvan 2: Trisha Krishnan’s looks as ‘Kundavai' in THIS video are winning the internet

Ahead of the Ponniyin Selvan 2 release, the makers of the Mani Ratnam directorial revealed Trisha Krishnan's multiple looks as Princess Kundavai from the film with a special video.

Updated on Mar 11, 2023   |  02:17 AM IST  |  200.2K
Trisha Krishnan, Ponniyin Selvan 2
Trisha Krishnan's looks as Kundavai from Ponniyin Selvan 2 (Credits: Tips Tamil)

Ponniyin Selvan 2, the highly anticipated second installment of veteran filmmaker Mani Ratnam's much-celebrated movie franchise, is now gearing up for a grand release. The first part of the project, which is based on legendary writer Kalki Krishnamurthy's novel of the same name, hit the theatres in September 2022 and emerged as a massive box-office success. The makers of Ponniyin Selvan are now all set to kickstart the promotions for the second part and have been treating film fanatics with special social media updates, these days.

Trisha Krishnan's looks as 'Kundavai' win the internet

The popular actress won the hearts of audiences with her performance as Princess Kundavai, in Ponniyin Selvan 1. During the promotions of the first installment, Trisha Krishnan revealed that the costume department of Ponniyin Selvan, which is headed by the renowned stylist Eka Lakhani, had come up with around 50 different looks for the character Kundavai. Eventually, just around 10 looks, which were personally handpicked by director Mani Ratnam himself, made it into the film. Interestingly, the makers of Ponniyin Selvan have now dropped a special video on social media, which consists of Trisha Krishnan's entire looks from the film. 

Watch the video of Trisha Krishnan's looks as 'Kundavai' from Ponniyin Selvan, below:

Princess Kundavai's look book

In the video shared by the makers, Trisha Krishnan is seen in Princess Kundavai's signature top bun and braided hairdos, which are paired with different colors and styles of traditional silk outfits, and antique temple jewellery. The talented actress looks simply ethereal as Chola Dynasty's most intelligent princess, who played a major role in her younger brother Arunmozhi Varman's immense growth from an efficient prince to becoming South India's biggest emperor, Raja Raja Chola. 

Ponniyin Selvan 2 first single to be out soon

Towards the end of the Kundavai special video, the makers of Ponniyin Selvan 2 have also confirmed that the first single of the project, which is composed by AR Rahman, is gearing up for its grand release. Some unconfirmed reports suggest that the first single of Mani Ratnam's magnum opus is the romantic melody 'Devi' which will depict the poetic romance of Princess Kundavai, and the Vana clan's warrior prince Vallavaraiyan Vanthiyathevan, the much-loved character played by Karthi. The film fanatics are now eagerly waiting to watch the magical chemistry of the much-loved onscreen pair, once again on the silver screen.


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