Rumors that actor Nani will be colloborating with Mani Ratnam has been doing rounds for awhile. Now the rumors have heated up again and its said that the duo will join hands for a project soon. Nani has previously said that he got into movies because of Mani Ratnam and the director is a big influence on him.

Speculations say that the actor was supposed to work with Mani last year but things fell through after initial talks. However it seems that they have agreed on script now and it will start rolling next year.

Nani has wrapped up MCA which will release on December 21. He has started working on Melapaka Gandhi’s Krishna Arjuna Yuddham and has committed to a project with Hanu Raghavapudi.