M.G.R. , the evergreen matinee idol of Tamil cinema still lives in the memory of several millions of people wide across though he breathed his last in 1987!
As 2017 happens to be his Centenary Year, Balakrishnan who made films like Kamaraj and Madulvar Mahatma is now making a film on M.G.R. that would sketch is life on screen through three different stages of his life!
Sathish Kumar who has acted in many films in many languages has been brought on board to play M.G.R. and has been subject to rigorous training as the legendary hero turned Chief Minister of the State was very well versed in very many art forms of physical combat!
Chembur Jayaraj who wrote the screenplay and dialogue for Kamaraj is handling the screenplay and dialogue for this flick too.
Director S.S.Stanley who appeared as Annadurai in Gnana Rajasekaran’s Periyar is appearing as Annadurai in this too!
Sri.Edapadi Palanisami, Chief Minister of Tamilnadu will flag off the shoot on November 8th and the first look is likely to be released on January 17th, 2018 which happens to be M.G.R.’s birthday!