Thalaivii Movie (2021):
Thalaivii (Thalaivi) is an Indian multilingual biographical drama film about the life of J. Jayalalithaa, a politician and film actress who served six terms as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, with Kangana Ranaut playing the role of Jayalalithaa and Arvind Swami as M. G. Ramachandran. The film also features Nassar, Bhagyashree, Raj Arjun, Madhoo, Jisshu Sengupta, Thambi Ramaiah, Shamna Kasim, and Samuthirakani in supporting roles.
The film was shot in Tamil and Hindi while the film is available in 3 different languages Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi. The movie Thalaivii is directed by A. L. Vijay and written by K. V. Vijayendra Prasad, Madhan Karky (Tamil), and Rajat Arora (Hindi). Thalaivii is produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri and Shailesh R Singh of Vibri Motion Pictures and Karma Media And Entertainment respectively.
The film was launched officially on Jayalalithaa’s birth anniversary on 24 February 2019. The film release was postponed due to a rise in COVID-19 cases and it was later rescheduled to release on 10 September 2021.
Initially, the film was titled ‘Thalaivi’ in Tamil and ‘Jaya’ in Hindi and Telugu languages, but the makers later planned to release it under the title Thalaivi in all three languages, and at the end, the movie releases with a new title ‘Thalaivii’.
|Release date||10 September 2021|
|Running time||153 minutes|
|Languages||Tamil, Telugu, Hindi|
|Box office||₹4.75 crore (first week)|
|Starring||Kangana Ranaut, Arvind Swami|
|Directed by||A. L. Vijay|
|Written by||K. V. Vijayendra Prasad, Madhan Karky (Tamil), Rajat Arora (Hindi)|
|Produced by||Vishnu Vardhan Induri, Shailesh R Singh, Brinda Prasad|
|Edited by||Anthony, Ballu Saluja|
|Music by||G. V. Prakash Kumar|
|Production companies||Zee Studios, Vibri Motion Pictures, Karma Media And Entertainment, Gothic Entertainment, Sprint Films|
|Distributed by||Zee Studios|
Thalaivii Trailer (Hindi):
Thalaivii Trailer (Tamil):
The film chronicles the life of actor-turned-politician Jayalalithaa (Kangana Ranaut), her relationship with the legendary M. G. Ramachandran (Arvind Swami), and her tumultuous rise to power as the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
Thalaivii Cast and Characters:
- Kangana Ranaut as J. Jayalalithaa
- Arvind Swami as M. G. Ramachandran
- Nassar as M. Karunanidhi
- Bhagyashree as Sandhya
- Samuthirakani as R. M. Veerappan (Tamil and Telugu versions)
- Raj Arjun as R. M. Veerappan (Hindi version)
- Madhoo as V. N. Janaki Ramachandran
- Jisshu Sengupta as Sobhan Babu
- Radha Ravi as M. R. Radha
- Thambi Ramaiah as Madhavan
- Shamna Kasim as V. K. Sasikala
- Bharath Reddy
- Regina Cassandra as Saroja Devi
- Vidya Pradeep
- Flora Jacob as Indira Gandhi
- A. Rajiv Kumar as Rajiv Gandhi
- Shanmugarajan as Valampuri John
- Virral Patel as Kannappan
Thalaivii Release Date:
The film Thalaivii was launched officially on Jayalalithaa’s birth anniversary on 24 February 2019. The first look and teaser released on 23 November 2019, received a positive response praising Ranaut’s transformation.
The film was initially scheduled for a theatrical release on 26 June 2020 but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic in India. As of April 2021, again due to the rise in COVID-19 cases and lockdown the film was postponed. Finally, 10 September 2021 was rescheduled to release. The film will be available for streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video simultaneously, four weeks after its theatrical release.
The music for the film Thalaivii is composed by G. V. Prakash Kumar and lyrics written by Madhan Karky (Tamil versions) and Irshad Kamil (Hindi version) and Sira Sri, Bhaskarabhatla, Ramajogayya Sastry, Krishna Chaitanya, and Kalyana Chakravarthy (Telugu versions). The music rights are acquired by Lahari Music and T-Series.
- Mazhai Mazhai – Saindhavi Prakash
- Unthan Kangalil Ennadiyo – Nakul Abhyankar, Niranjana Ramanan
- Kannum Kannum Pesa Pesa – Saindhavi Prakash
- Unakaana Ulagam – K. S. Harisankar, Ananya Bhat
- Vaa Thalaivii – Nakul Abhyankar
- Tugalai Tugalai – G. V. Prakash Kumar
- Chali Chali – Saindhavi Prakash
- Teri Aankhon Mein – Armaan Malik, Prajakta Shukre
- Nain Bandhe Naino Se – Saindhavi Prakash
- Hai Kamaal – Shankar Mahadevan, Parul Mishra
- Aa Thalaivii – Amit Mishra
- Tukuda Tukuda – G. V. Prakash Kumar
- Ilaa Ilaa – Saindhavi Prakash
- Nee Kannullo Emunnado – Nakul Abhyankar, Niranjana Ramanan
- Nandhalala – Saindhavi Prakash
- Kumari Idhi Nee Daari – Anurag Kulkarni, Ananya Bhat
- Ra ThalaiviI – Anurag Kulkarni
- Visirey Visirey – Nakul Abhyankar
Thalaivii Box Office:
Indian multilingual biographical drama film Thalaivii made with a budget of ₹100 crores, the movie earned ₹4.75 crores in its first week at the box office
Thalaivii (Thalaivi) Meaning:
Thalaivii (Thalaivi) means Female leader.
Thalaivii Amazon Prime Video:
Indian multilingual biographical drama film Thalaivii is available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Indian multilingual biographical drama film Thalaivii is available for streaming on Netflix.
Thalaivii Movie FAQ:
Kangana Ranaut’s Thalaivii, based on the life of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, which was released in theatres on September 10 is now streaming on Netflix.
No, Indian actress, Kangana Ranaut is not married. She has since maintained that she will never get married, and has expressed a desire to not be bound by a relationship.
Yes, the recently released movie will be available to stream online, with both Netflix and Amazon Prime Video acquiring the international broadcasting rights for Thalaivii.
Indian multilingual biographical drama film Thalaivii release on OTT platforms (Netflix and Amazon) just after a month (4 Weeks) of the theatrical release (September 10, 2021).
Thalaivi will release on streaming platforms Netflix and Amazon Prime Video four weeks after its theatrical release.
Thalaivii ( transl. Female leader) is a 2021 Indian biographical drama film based on the life of Indian actress-politician J. Jayalalithaa.
Following Jayalalithaa’s inspiring life journey as she arrives as a young actress in the Tamil film industry. She reaches superstar status and eventually becomes Thalaivi- a powerful figure in the world of politics.