Aishwarya Rai makes her return to the big screen as Queen Nandini in filmmaker Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan Part 1.

Her first look poster as the ruler of Pazhuvoor in the period drama was unveiled on July 6, 2022.

Many fans reacted to Aishwarya’s regal look, and called her the ‘epitome of beauty’.

Abhishek Bachchan too joined the fans in excitement as he shared Aishwarya’s Ponniyin Selvan look on Instagram.

Sharing her look from Ponniyin Selvan Part 1 on Instagram, Aishwarya wrote: “Vengeance has a beautiful face!

“Meet Nandini, the Queen of Pazhuvoor! PS1 releasing in theatres on 30th September in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.”

She looked stunning in a saree outfit worn with heavy jewellery.

The actor, who will be seen in a film after four years, received a warm welcome from fans, as soon as the poster was unveiled.

One Instagram user commented on her post, “Intoxicating beauty; we are eagerly waiting for Nandini.”

Another person wrote, “Our queen is back.” Many fans called Aishwarya ‘beautiful’ and ‘stunning’.