Mumbai: Kangana Ranaut is all set to celebrate her birthday in a day from now. As the very popular actor gears up to play the role of the iconic J. Jayalalithaa aka Thalaivi there is much anticipation and excitement around the trailer of ‘Thalaivi’ which is all set to be launched on Kangana Ranaut’s birthday.
Thalaivi which is named after the maiden name of J Jayalalithaa, showcases the various stages of the veteran’s life. Kangana has undergone massive transformation for her role in the film. Ranaut has expressed her sheer happiness on being able to play the role of the character. A national award-winning actor she took to Twitter on Monday sharing new stills from the film.
Kanagana tweeted – “One day to go for the trailer launch of #Thalaivi Gaining 20 kgs and loosing it all back within a span of few months wasn’t the only challenge that I faced while filming this Epic Biopic, wait is getting over just in few hours Jaya will be your forever”.
The film reportedly capturels a time of three decades which details the lfe of ex Tamil nadu Chief minister, J Jayalalithaa. It will be a tell all on her rising as the face of Tamil cinema to emerging as the leader who shaped Tamil Nadu politics.
As per media reports, slipping into the character aptly, Kangana followed a hectic schedule keeping up with the looks of Jayalalithaa through her life. The team also employed expert make up artists from Hollywood to ace the looks of Jayalalithaa and M G Ramachandran respectively.
The trailer of ‘Thalaivi’ is scheduled to release on March 23. ‘Thalaivi’ is being presented by Vibri Motion pictures, Karma Media Entertainment and Zee Studios in association with Gothic Entertainment and Sprint films and produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri and Shailesh R Singh and Co-produced by Hitesh Thakkar and Thirumal Reddy. The flick releases worldwide in Hindi, Tamil and Telegu on April 23rd.