Mani Ratnam’s Ok Kanmani’s music to release on March 27!
After staying away from the limelight for almost two years, Mani Ratnam is all set to make his comeback with a breezy love story titled ‘Ok Kanmani’. The film starring Dulquar Salman and Nithya Menen, boasts music composed by AR Rahman.
The first song from director Mani Ratnam’s upcoming youth film ‘OK Kanmani’ has already been revealed on Tuesday and is doing rounds on the social websites. Oscar winner AR Rahman, revealed the news on twitter. He shared the song’s video along with the message, “Here’s the first single ‘Mental Manadhil’ from my next soundtrack ‘OK Kanmani'”
The audio launch of AR Rahman’s musical is scheduled to release on 27th March. Only 6 days are left for the music to hit the stands. Going by the genre of the film and the kind of music Rahman-Ratnam duo deliver, it is expected that the album of ‘Ok Kanmani’ to be hep, urban and hopelessly romantic.
The trailer of ‘OK Kanmani’, shows Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen romancing in Chennai’s suburban train, beach, riding over the flyovers and in the rain which has striking similarities to scenes from Alaipayuthey which was released in 2000.
The pacey and energetic music by A.R. Rahman setting the tone for the one-minute video introduces the lead pair as Aadi and Tara. Looking at the build up, it seems like movie buffs in the country is going to be served with feast of a flick. The first glimpse which was released on Friday also created lots of buzz in the video sharing site.
While Dulquer impresses audience with his courting acts, Nithya makes her space as a cute and smart girl. Mani Ratnam is planning to release Ok Kanmani on 14th April, which marks 15 years since the release of Alaipayuthey.
The film also marks the reunion of Ratnam with lensman P.C. Sreeram after a decade. It’s said to be Mani’s quickest projects and is said to have been completed in about two months.