Jr NTR to play his grandfather role for this biopic
Jr NTR to play his grandfather role for this biopic

The shooting of Kangana Ranaut-starrer Thalaivi — a biopic on the late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa — has begun, and while the film already has an ensemble cast, the makers are now planning to rope in Jr NTR for an extended cameo.

Interestingly, Sr NTR played a significant part in Jayalalithaa’s cinematic career as both starred together in several yesteryear films. With the makers wanting to show Sr NTR in a cameo in Thalaivi, and Jr NTR bearing a strong resemblance to his grandfather in terms of looks, they are convinced that he would be a perfect fit for the role