‘It’s been a journey of 4 years to make this masterpiece and Kalaignar Ayya was very much supportive in ensuring that even a single word comes out with best pronunciation’ said Prashanth, who was the cynosure of everyone’s eyes. The actor plays dual role in this movie as twin warriors – Ponnar & Shankar.
Shedding lights on how ‘Ponnar Shankar’ shaped up during these years, CM Kalainyar Karunanidhi said that he happened to hear about the history of these twin warriors before a long time and instantly desired on authoring a book on them. Later, he felt that this one should be made as a movie and now both father and son Thyagarajan-Prashanth have done a great job.
Also present for the grand audio launch were the cast and crew members of ‘Ponnar Shankar’.