Hyderabad (UNI) Jayam movies has released the teaser of SasiLalitha (the storm), a biopic of former chief minister of Tamil NaduJayalalithaa in Telugu version here on Saturday.
The teaser and first look of the ‘Sasialithaa’ was released by ace director K Jagadishwara Reddy who is also the producer for the movie and BJP leader Ponguleti sudhkar Reddy.
Known for his unique kind film making and his involvement in social service activities, he pledges to bring to the people the real story of the reel and real life star, Jayalalithaa.
On the occasion, Mr Reddy spoke about his passion towards this move and how important it is for the people to know the real facts behind the former AIADMK leader.
After directing the much controversial Laxmi’s Veeragrandham, revealing many unknown facts about NTR’s life, which is slated for release in this year, Director and producer K Jagadishwara Reddy is back again with another biopic.
Having grown up in Tamil Nadu and being a close aide of Jayalalithaa, he wishes to bring the movie for all the Jayalalitha admirers and fans from Tamilnadu and all across the world.
Reddy said the movie will convey many important aspects of her life and showing us her entire journey starting from her childhood to how she entered the world of cinema, tackled the obstacles and emerge as an undefeated winner and then her mysterious death is going to be an interesting story to watch.
“My moto is to bring all this information and her true story to the public, says the producer and director Reddy.
Being the president of Tamil Nadu Telugu Yuva Sakthi, a close associate of Jayalalitha , Reddy knows how many hardships she faced and her determination to make a difference in the lives of people.
He also went to the supreme court for CBI inquiry regarding the death of the star.
About making a movie on her, Reddy says it is not a big deal when you really want to pay a tribute to your dear friend.
Taking about the title of the movie –“ Sasilalithaa”, Reddy expressed how Sasikala was major part of Jayalalithaa’s life.
He has many unknown facts about both of them which he is going to disclose in the movie.
Hence, the film is title that way, he said he is sure the movie will be remembered.
It will be a movie which will touch people’s heart and will be appreciated, he said confidently.
Though many biopics have been released in recent times, this movie in particular, will come out way different from the others, he assured.
Jayalalithaa was a symbol of modern day Shakti, he said the shoot of the movie will begin in May and will mostly be wrapped by July.
The cast, crew and technicians list will be disclosed soon, he added.