The first look of upcoming web series Queen, based on the life of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and actor J. Jayalalithaa, was unveiled on Saturday and The poster features actor Ramya Krishnan posing as Jayalalithaa from her heyday.
A production of MX Player, the series has been jointly directed by Gautham Vasudev Menon and Prasath Murugesan of Kidaari fame. According to industry sources, the show will categorise Jayalalithaa’s life into three segments. It will focus on her life as a school-going girl, a teenager and the phase when she joined politics, taking over MG Ramachandran’s place after his demise.
Here's the First look poster of #Jayalalitha bio web series Titled as #Queen – directed by @menongautham and Kidaari Director Prasath Murugesan#JJ #PuratchiThalaiviJayalalitha#Amma #QueenFirstLook
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While Gautham has directed five episodes, Prasath has directed five too. Two episodes have been jointly directed by both of them. It is yet unknown when the show will be released.
Gautham currently has two projects in his kitty. He has a film titled Joshua: Koolipadai with actor Varun in the pipeline. He also has a rumoured project with Suriya in the offing and the yet-untitled film will be bankrolled by Lyca Productions.
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