Biopic on Jayalalithaa to be launched on this dateLast updated on Aug 16, 2018, 09:04 pm
The trend of biopics continues to be on the rise and next real-life personality to be immortalized on screen is former Tamil Nadu CM, J Jayalalithaa.
The makers plan to launch the movie's production on Jayalalithaa's birth anniversary, February 24. The first look of the film will be released on the same day.
She passed away on December 5, 2016, due to cardiac arrest.
Movie critic Taran Adarsh share the news on Twitter
Tamil filmmaker Vijay [of #Madrasapattinam] will direct #JayalalithaBiopic... He is overseeing the pre-production work of the film, based on the vision shared by producers Vishnu Vardhan Induri and Brinda Prasad... Film will star prominent names from Bollywood and South. pic.twitter.com/VQnN7sK6UL— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 15, 2018
Makers to release the film in three languages
The film will be produced by Vibri Media, which is also backing ''83' and NTR biopic.
AL Vijay, best known for the award-winning "Madrasapattinam", will direct the film.
Makers plan to release it in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.
Fondly called 'Amma', Jayalalithaa started her career as a popular South Indian actor and went on to become one of the country's most iconic political leaders.