Will Aishwarya Rai play Jayalalithaa in the politician's biopic?
By Vasanth Geddada : 11-Jan-2017
Well-known talk show host Simi Garewal has released her interview with late Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalitha, which consists many unseen parts of conversation. During the conversation, Simi Garewal asked Jayalalaitha’s favorite male and female actor and who does she thinks would be the best for playing her role if a biopic were to be made.
Even Jayalalitha said she does not need a biopic film to be made on her, if it were, she expressed that Aiswarya Rai Bachchan would be the best choice to play. “I think Aishwarya Rai would be suitable to play me in younger days.” Probably, Jayalalithaa liked Aiswarya’s performance in Iruvar in which Aiswarya portrayed the role of Jayalaltihaa.
She also said that after Elizabeth Taylor, Aishwarya was most beautiful woman in the world. When asked who she thinks was the handsome man on earth, Jayalalithaa said without thinking, Clark Gable. “I like Clark Gable. “Gone with the Wind is one of my all time favorites. I watched the film so many times,” said Jayalalaithaa.
Now, Simi’s interview with Jayalalithaa has become one of the most discussed topics in Tamil Nadu.
A few days back, Dasari Narayana Rao has registered a titled Amma which is said to be biopic of late chief minister of Tamil Nadu, Jayalalitha. So, Will Dasari rope in Aiswarya Rai to play Jayalalithaa?