First look: Kangana Ranaut as 'Thalaivi' Added on Nov 23, 2019 The first look of Jayalalita biopic, 'Thalaivi', has been out and here is the Telugu poster. Kangana Ranaut plays the late chief minister of Tamil Nadu in this movie and she looks good. A.L.Vijay is the director of this movie, written by 'Baahubali writer Vijayendra Prasad and produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri ('NTR' & '83' fame) and Shaailesh R Singh. The film will hit the screens on 26th June, 2020. Arvind Swamy is playing late MGR in this movie. Recently, there were reports that Jr NTR has been approached for the role of legendary NTR in the movie, but the 'Young Tiger' rejected the offer, like he did when 'Mahanati' makers approached. This movie is being presented by Vibri Media & Karma Media and Entertainment banners. G.V.Prakash Kumar is the music director.