As we all know, Kangana Ranaut is acting in Thalaivi, the biopic of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J Jayalalitha. This film is directed by Vijay and it is going to feature Arvind Swami as MGR. The combination scenes of Arvind Swami and Kangana Ranaut is said to have come out really well and it is going to be an interesting watch. Arvind Swami’s makeover as MGR was so real that the fans were so excited after seeing his teaser video. The makers had recently completed a small schedule amidst the pandemic and the shooting took place with all precautionary measures.

Post the shoot, Kangana Ranaut shared a few pictures of her look and it looked great. Her makeover as Jayalalitha was neatly done and it created good expectations among the fans. Following that, Kangana has now revealed that she gained 20 kgs for her character in Thalaivi. In her latest tweet, Kangana mentioned that she is now in the process of losing weight and getting back to her normal self for other films since Thalaivi is on the verge of completion.

Sharing a picture from her workout session, Kangana Ranaut wrote, “I had gained 20kgs for Thalaivi, now that we are very close to completing it, need to go back to my earlier size, agility, metabolism and flexibility. Waking up early and going for a jog/walk .... who all are with me ?”. The film’s star cast also includes Prakash Raj, Jisshu Sengupta, Poorna, Madhoo, Bhagyashree, and others. Produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri and Shailesh R Singh under the banner of Vibri Media, this film has music scored by GV Prakash who shares a super track record with director Vijay. Legendary writer KV Vijayendra Prasad has penned the film's screenplay and his expertise would prove to be a great support for the team of Thalaivi.

The film is made as a bilingual in Tamil and Hindi while it will have a dubbed release in other languages. The film's release date will be decided during the final stages of filming.

After completing Thalaivi, Kangana Ranaut will work on Tejas which is expected to go on floors from December 2020. Tejas is directed by Sarvesh Mewara and produced by Ronnie Screwvala under the banner of RSVP Movies. Kangana will be seen playing the role of an air force pilot in this film. Check out Kangana Ranaut’s latest tweet below: