The makers of Thalaivi paid tribute to MG Ramachandran (MGR) on his dying anniversary by releasing new stills of Arvind Swami from the Jayalalithaa biopic. Swami performs the function of the late movie icon and Tamil Nadu chief minister in Thalaivi.
The actor took to Twitter to share his look and wrote, “It was not just an honour to play the role of Puratchi Thalaivar MGR, but a great responsibility. I thank director A.L. Vijay & producers @vishinduri @shaaileshrsingh for having faith in me. I humbly post these pics in Thalaivar’s memory, today. #Thalaivi #MGR #ArvindSwamiasMGR.”
It was not simply an honour to play the function of Puratchi Thalaivar MGR, however an incredible duty. I thank director A.L. Vijay & producers @vishinduri @shaaileshrsingh for having religion in me. I humbly publish these pics in Thalaivar’s reminiscence, immediately.#Thalaivi #MGR #ArvindSwamiasMGR pic.twitter.com/F4KY07Q4Dt
— arvind swami (@thearvindswami) December 24, 2020
Talking about Thalaivi, producer Shaailesh R Singh mentioned in a press release, “It was overwhelming to witness the warm response to the earlier looks of the film, whether for Kangana Ranaut’s portrayal as Jayalalithaa or our first look of MGR by Arvind Swami. With every accolade, our responsibility to deliver better and live up to audience’s expectations has been increasing. We have been extremely diligent about the details. We hope the audience continues to shower their love on the film.”
MGR was a mentor determine to Jayalalithaa. The actor-turned-politician fashioned the political get together AIADMK, after quitting the DMK in 1972 and got here again to energy in Tamil Nadu in 1977. He was the chief minister of the state for ten consecutive years till his dying on December 24, 1987.
Helmed by AL Vijay, Thalaivi has Kangana Ranaut enjoying the function of Jayalalithaa.
Apart from Arvind Swami and Kangana Ranaut, Thalaivi additionally stars Prakash Raj and Bhagyashree in distinguished roles.