Post Kaatru Veliyidai, there has been a lot of speculation regarding Mani Ratnam’s next project. Some say it will be a political thriller while others speculate that it will be action entertainer. News of Mani Ratnam signing Telugu Actor Ram Charan also has been doing rounds. However none of these have been officially confirmed.

Meanwhile it has been officially confirmed that Santosh Shivan will crank the camera for Mani Ratnam’s next. The duo have worked together in Thalapathi, Roja, Iruvar, Dil Se and Ravan. Santosh Shivan won the National Award for Dil Se and Iruvar.

Santosh Shivan is currently filming A R Murugadoss’s Spyder and is likely to work on Vijay 62 also.