New Delhi: Filmmaker Mani Ratnam is celebrating his 65th birthday on Wednesday (June 2). Social media is abuzz with photo and video tributes for the legendary director.
The prolific filmmaker in the country has several hit films such as Bombay, Dil Se, Nayagan and Mouna Ragam, among others, to his credit. He made his debut as a director with the Kannada film Pallavi Anu Pallavi starring Anil Kapoor and Lakshmi.
On this special occasion, his ardent followers trended hashtags #HBDManiRatnam and #Ponniyin Selvan on Twitter.
A Twitter user wrote, “Your legacy is an inspiration to many generations of filmmakers..Blessed to witness your magic Waiting for #PonniyinSelvan”. A fan wrote, ”Happiest birthday to the ice director and the master of storyteller #ManiRatnam sir Can’t wait to see your next film with your muse #PonniyinSelvan #AishwaryaRaiBachchan #AishwaryaRai”.
A thread that Goes with the trend
— Prabha Rio (@prabh_here) May 28, 2021
On behalf of #ChiyaanVikram we CVf’s wish legendary director Manirathnam a very Happy bday live long and stay healthy , we are eagerly waiting for #PonniyinSelvan #Cobra #Chiyaan60 pic.twitter.com/9ZPezlq01X
— karthikeyan (@karthi7726) June 2, 2021
🗡️The last conversation between Karikalan and Nandhini 🗡️Same Emotion in different type of scene in #Ravaanan relating to #PonniyinSelvan aftr 11yrs #ChiyaanVikram & #AishwaryaRaiBachchan Duo will be in frames of #Maniratnam & with #ARRahman magic pic.twitter.com/oFlMV9ZIxc
— @ponniyinselvan_movie (@Arunkirthik2) June 1, 2021
— G!R! Яamki (@giri_prasadh_r) June 2, 2021
when 3 legends meet the result will be outstanding #Rajinikanth #ManiRatnam #illaiyaraja #HappyBirthdayManiRatnam #HappyBirthdayIlayaraja #HappyBirthdayIlaiyaraaja #HBDManiratnam #HBDIlaiyaraaja pic.twitter.com/vn3VBxK80T
— JD (@imvijay329) June 2, 2021