It is known the news that Kangana Ranaut has been roped in an upcoming movie to play the role of late Chief Minister of TamilNadu Jayalalithaa. According to the latest update, she is going to get Rs 24 Cr remuneration to reprise the role of Jayalalithaa.
Kangana Ranaut has become the highest paid Hindi film actor in the South Indian film industry. It is heard that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Vidya Balan were also keen to play the titular role in this biopic, however, the makers locked Kangana Ranaut after being impressed with her knowledge about Jayalalithaa’s life story. The biopic has been titled as Jaya in Hindi and Thalaivi in Tamil. It will be directed by South director AL Vijay and written by Baahubali, Bajrangi Bahijaan and Manikarnika fame writer KV Vijayendra Prasad.