Rajamouli’s father Vijayayendra Prasad has come on board for a prestigious project. Don’t jump the guns assuming it be Rajamouli’s project. Well, helmed by director Vijay, Vijayayendra Prasad has been roped in for the biopic on late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha. Dubbed as Thalaivi in Tamil, it will be released in Hindi and Telugu as well.
Talking about the title, Vijay said, “Who else can befittingly look perfect for the title ‘Thalaivi’ than her? There’s a famous quote that says – Leaders are not born, they are made. The stature of this tall leader and her courage inspired me to say yes as soon as I was offered this opportunity. I felt very responsible and decided to work very hard relentlessly and deliver an honest biopic.” Meanwhile, Vijayayendra Prasad having Midas touch is to be seen how he shaped up the film.