Director AL Vijay has been working on Thalaivi, a biopic on late CM of Tamil Nadu J Jayalalithaa, for nearly two years now. The film is being made on a grand scale with Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut essaying the titular role of J Jayalalithaa. Here is everything you need to know about this upcoming movie.
Thalaivi: Release Date
Originally slatted to be released on June 26, 2020, the movie is obviously postponed due to the COVID-19 crisis. For now, no concrete date has been fixed for the launch of the movie.
Since there is no official date of the movie, the trailer of the movie is also below the hoods. The production house will soon launch the trailer as well.
Delighted to announce that I am now officially part of Thalaivi Movie, directed by @DirectorALVijay Sir. It’s truly a wonderful opportunity to be associated with the biopic of the Iron Lady J Jayalalitha ma’am and to work alongside #KanganaRenaut, @thearvindswami, @prakashraaj pic.twitter.com/pRtvk3k8ga
— Poorna (@shamna_kasim) February 22, 2020
Thalaivi is a Bollywood biopic based on the life of Tamil Nadu former chief minister Jayalalitha. The movie will be directed by Vijay A L and has its screenplay written by Vijayendra Prasad. Kangana Ranaut will portray the titular role in Thalaivi.
Actors Shamna Kasim, aka Poorna, and Madhoo have joined the cast of Jayalalithaa biopic Thalaivi. Directed by AL Vijay, the film stars Kangana Ranaut in the titular role. Poorna will play the late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s aide and Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AAMK) leader Sasikala. According to reports, Priyamani was considered for the role but declined due to a clash in dates. Madhoo has been signed on to play VN Janaki, the wife of former All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) founder MG Ramachandran.
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