When director Vijay made the gangster drama Thalaivaa with actor Vijay, the film faced a lot of issues from the ruling party. Only after removing the tag line 'Time to Lead', the film released on Tamil Nadu. The latest update is that director Vijay's Jayalalithaa biopic has been titled as Thalaivi.
To be produced by Vibri Media, GV Prakash Kumar has been roped in to compose music and Nirav Shah will be cranking the camera. He also got NOC from Jayalalithaa's nephew Deepak.
"I whole heartedly thank Mr Deepak sir, nephew of Madam Jayalalitha for granting us the official status. My producer Vishnu Vardhan Induri of Vibri media who also came up with the Story idea of this biopic has been a great inspirational support. Iam immensely pleased to announce that Mr Vijayendra Prasad Garu the popular writer of Baahubali is on board as our mentor. His contribution will be of a great value. G.V. Prakash Kumar who had delivered some of his best hits in our combination is the music composer of this film. Nirav Shah will be the cinematographer, Madhan Karky will be penning the lyrics.The cast and other crew will be announced shortly", said Vijay in his official statement