Thalaivi was one of the first projects to be announced as a biopic of former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Miss J. Jayalalithaa. Thalaivi will have Kangana Ranaut essaying the late CM’s role. The movie has been titled in Hindi as Jaya.
The updates on the project has been long awaited and we have learnt from our sources that Thalaivi is slated to go on floors in the month of October, 2019 at Mysore. It is also learned that Kangana is dedicatedly learning Tamil and Bharatanatyam.
It was also told that they have bought the rights from her nephew, Deepak Jayaraman, to ensure that there would be no issues in the future. Latest reports state that Jayalalitha’s assocoiation with Sasikala will also be portrayed. The film is helmed by ‘Thalaiva’ fame and is bankrolled by Vishnu Vardhan Induri and Sahilesh R. Singh