Many rumours spread about the actress who would play the role in the biopic on former TN CM , Puratchi Thalaivi Jayalalithaa. As many Kollywood filmmakers came with the idea of coming with a biopic on Jayalalithaa, hunt for the actresses suited for Jayalalithaa role increased.
Now Priyadarashini is coming with a biopic on Jayalalithaa titled The Iron Lady. Nithya Menon is playing the lead role and the pic of Nithya Menon as Jayalalithaa is going viral on social media.
Priya said “I wanted to give something exclusive on Amma’s second death anniversary. So released the new poster with Nithya Menen madam”.
About the photo shoot, Priya said “No, we decided at the last minute and hence could not get Nitya’s time. The image makeover was done using computer graphics”.
She revealed that for MGR role she tried to cast Mohanlal but said it did not materialise. She added “We plan to approach SJ Suryah to essay legendary MGR. We worked on a few designs with SJ Suryah’s pictures and he was perfectly matching MGR’s looks. We will soon initiate talks with him.”