Poster & teaser of Thalaivi, a trilingual directed by A.L Vijay, the film is based on the life and times of Jayalalithaa is here. Kangana Ranaut starrer Thalaivi has created a furor amongst audiences.
Jayalalithaa is the most celebrated female actor-politician ever lived. Kangana Ranaut has been doing every possible thing to get into the skin of the characters, from learning Tamil, Bharatnatyam to sitting through arduous prosthetics sessions.
The makers of the film have now released the first look teaser of the film, which shows Kangana in two distinct looks in and as Thalaivi. It also replicates Kangana’s transformation nailing both Jayalalithaa’s look and body language.
The first look teaser shows the early years of Jayalalithaa’s career when she was a superstar heroine, and the focus then shifts to her years as a politician, a look that everyone had been eagerly waiting for.
Not only are Kangana Ranaut’s dance moves as the younger Jayalalithaa on point, but she has also nailed the aura and commanding personality as the legendary politician. Producer Vishnu Vardhan Induri, who is also producing 83, says, “I am excited to show this story of an actor turn politician, which is based on one of India’s most loved and followed public figures. Thalaivi is a very dear project to all of us as it is a story that needs to be told. And the way, Kangana has slipped into the character, is simply amazing. Can’t wait to present this film to the audience.”
Shaailesh Sinh, who produced Kangana’s Judgmentall Hai Kya, is backing this one too, he said ‘’I’m happy to collaborate with Kangana yet again after Tanu Weds Manu and Judgemental Hai Kya. There couldn’t have been anyone other than Kangana to ace and portray this legendary public figure! We can’t wait to showcase her incredible journey to the world on 26th June 2020 ”.
Produced by Vishnu Vardhan Iduri and Shaailesh R Singh and directed by Vijay, Thalaivi is scheduled to release in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu on 26th June 2020.