Kangana Ranaut to play former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, Jayalalitha, in a biopic. Jayalalitha who passed away on December 5, 2016, due to a heart attack is fondly mentioned to as ‘Puratchi Thalaivi’ (revolutionary leader)The biographical production will be directed by Vijay, one of the top South-Indian filmmakers.
Kangana said in a statement, “Jayalalithaa Ji is one of the biggest female success stories of this century. She was a superstar and went on to become an iconic politician, it’s a great concept for the mainstream film. I am honoured to be a part of this mega project.”Vijay said, “Jayalalithaa madam was one of the most prominent leaders of our country. Making a film on her life is a big responsibility and we are going to do it with utmost care and honesty.
I am proud and happy with our association with Kangana Ranaut Ji to portray the dynamic role of our very dynamic leader.”The biopic will be written by K V Vijayendra Prasad, who has also indited Baahubali and Manikarnika and will be produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri and Shailesh R Singh with Vibri & Karma Media and Entertainment.Share this to your,