AL Vijay is all set to direct “Thalaivi,” the biopic on Madam “
Jayalalithaa,” the late Tamilnadu Chief Minister.
Kangana Ranaut plays
Jayalalitha in the bilingual biopic. The film has been titled as “Jaya” in Hindi. The movie is bankrolled by Vishnu Vardhan Induri, Shailesh R Singh. The script is co-written by “
Baahubali” writer KV Vijayendra Prasad. Vijay stated that Jayalalithaa is a national leader, who earned huge respect throughout the nation. Hence, he is making it a bilingual, stated AL Vijay.
Speaking about Kangana, he stated that Kangana is one among the best actresses, who could pull out any roles with ease. Kangana is excited to do the role, said Vijay. He also stated Kangana would be learning Tamil and she will also take part in a month workshop.