On the occasion of the late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.G. Ramachandran’s birth anniversary, the makers of Thalaivi have released the look of MGR as portrayed by Aravind Swami in the film.
Kangana Ranaut is acting as Jayalalithaa in this movie directed by A.L. Vijay. Prakash Raj essays the role of Karunanidhi. The multi-lingual film is releasing Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.