Jisshu Sengupta to play Sobhan Babu

Published on Feb 17,2020 12:35 PM
Jisshu Sengupta to play Sobhan Babu

The Bengali actor Jisshu Sengupta has been roped in multilingual big budget movie Thalaivi based on the life of yesteryear heroine and former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa, he will play legendary yesteryear actor and Jayalalithaa’ rumored partner Sobhan Babu in this biopic, which is progressing at the brisk pace in the direction of AL Vijay. Earlier it was heard  that Vijay Deverakonda will be portraying Sobhan Babu’s role in Thalaivi but finally the makers roped Jisshu Sengupta   in this film. National award winning actress Kangana Ranaut is playing the role of CM Jayalalithaa in Thalaivi which is being bankrolled by Vishnu Induri.

Jisshu Senguptha has already started the preparation for his role by watching Sobhan Babu’s movies. He made his debut in South Indian film industry with Nandamuri Balakrishna and Vidya Balan starrer NTR Kathanayakudu last year. He was recently seen in a psychopath’s role in Aswathama.