Vastavam web: Nithya Menen was in the news headlines recently when she shared her look poster from upcoming NTR biopic, in which she is playing Savitri, Mahanati. Now according to the latest update, she has been approached to play the role of late Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Jayalalithaa in her upcoming biopic – The Iron Lady. Nithya Menen said, “ I am going to play the role of Jayalalithaa. When the director Priyadarshani approached me, I was very happy. I told the director that if we are doing a biopic, we should ensure complete justice to her character. “
Ever since the demise of Tamil Nadu’ Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa, there have been attempts by various filmmakers to make a biopic on her. Finally Priyadarshini confirmed the biopic by releasing the title logo of her upcoming film, The Iron Lady.