Jayalalithaa

Sasikala paid floral tributes to AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran at Ramavaram, calls for party's unity

A day ahead of the golden jubilee celebration of the founding of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Sasikala paid floral tribute to former Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa at her memorial at the Marina Beach on Saturday. 

Oct 17, 2021, 16:26 PM IST

Veteran Tamil actor Srikanth, who made debut alongside Jayalalithaa, dead

In his 40-year career, Srikanth had acted as hero and villain, besides featuring in many character roles as well. 'Vennira Adai' (The white cloth) was directed by late veteran CV Sridhar.

Oct 12, 2021, 21:35 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut says she doesn't plan to join politics 'just now'

National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut, who portrays the iconic politician J. Jayalalithaa in the trilingual biopic titled 'Thalaivii', says that even though she is a patriot, she has no immediate plan to join politics.

Sep 12, 2021, 15:26 PM IST

On Kapil Sharma's show Kangana Ranaut revealed that daily 200 FIRs were lodged against her on Twitter

Kangana Ranaut, who is basking high after the release of her latest film Thalaivii, appeared on ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ in Saturday episode to promote her upcoming film. 

Sep 12, 2021, 11:11 AM IST

Kangana Ranaut's Thalaivii full movie leaked online for free download on Tamilrockers, Movierulz, others

Barely hours after the film arrived in theatres, the movie was reportedly leaked on torrent sites and other networks that enable piracy. According to Bollywoodlife reports, the film is available for free streaming on various piracy websites.

Sep 10, 2021, 22:27 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut opens up about joining politics, says 'currently happy being an actor'

The 34-year-old actor shared that after playing Jayalalithaa in 'Thalaivii', her perception of the politicians has changed. According to her, "being a politician isn't easy as you have to work on ground level, deliver results and be popular among people.

Sep 09, 2021, 23:54 PM IST

Decision to screen Tamil, Telugu versions of 'Thalaivii' is a ray of hope: Kangana Ranaut

Actress Kangana Ranaut has praised multiplex chains for screening the Telugu and Tamil version of her upcoming film 'Thalaivii'. She calls it a ray of hope.

Sep 05, 2021, 10:12 AM IST

Teri Aankhon Mein teaser: Kangana Ranaut’s song from Thalaivii sheds light on Jayalalithaa and MGR’s unspoken love!

Bringing to the screen the unspoken relationship between Jayalalithaa and MGR played by Kangana Ranaut and Arvind Swamy respectively, Thalaivii sheds light on the iconic pair on screen as well as off screen as they replicate the original songs of the duo for this romantic song in the film. 

Aug 29, 2021, 13:47 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut rubbishes rumours about Thalaivi's new release date, says ‘no date finalized yet’

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut’s most-anticipated biographical film 'Thalaivi' which was earlier set to release on April 23 2021, was postponed indefinitely due to COVID-19 pandemic. But for past few days, rumours have been rife regarding the new release date of the film. The actress has, however, shunned the reports.

Jul 12, 2021, 22:14 PM IST

Tamil Nadu assembly elections: 'We are most-needed during polls, but forgotten later,' say lookalikes of actors, politicians

In Tamil Nadu’s personality-cult dominated political landscape, image is everything and sometimes even imitations are accepted. For several decades, political parties have been hiring lookalike artists of actors and politicians during the campaign season. 

Apr 05, 2021, 07:44 AM IST

Kangana Ranaut gets teary-eyed at 'Thalaivi' trailer launch

Venturing into the South Indian entertainment industry with Thalaivi, Kangana Ranaut felt extremely welcomed and valued, having treated with immense respect for her craft, the actor poured her heart expressing her gratitude towards the director for accepting her wholeheartedly.

Mar 23, 2021, 16:55 PM IST

Bollywood Breaking: Kangana Ranaut's upcoming film 'Thalaivi' trailer releases

The trailer of the film Thalaivi, inspired by the life of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, has been released in which Kangana Ranaut plays her role. In this role, the actress has tried to capture the personality of the politician, whose trailer is getting a good response.

Mar 23, 2021, 16:20 PM IST

Thalaivi trailer: Kangana Ranaut packs a punch as Jaya, gives sneak-peek into her controversial life - Watch

Talented actress Kangana Ranaut is back with her power-packed performance in and as Thalaivi - a biopic based on the life of late actress-politician Jayalalithaa. 

Mar 23, 2021, 13:53 PM IST

VK Sasikala's volte face: Nephew TTV Dinakaran expresses shock, BJP welcomes move

The return of the ousted AIADMK General Secretary and late Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s aide to Chennai on February 8th, following her incarceration, was keenly watched, owing to the impact it would have on the AIADMK and its allies.

Mar 04, 2021, 12:39 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut drops massive body transformation pics from 'Thalaivi', compares self to Meryl Streep and Gal Gadot - In Pics

The fiery actress wrote: I am open for debate if anyone can show me more range and brilliance of craft than me by any other actress on this planet I promise to give up my arrogance until then I can surely afford the luxury of pride #Thalaivi #Dhaakad

Feb 09, 2021, 13:04 PM IST

Tamil Nadu rolls out 3501 Amma mobile fair price shop scheme

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday expanded the Amma mobile fair price shop scheme across the state, rolling out over 3000 such units to benefit more than 5.37 lakh ration cardholders.

Sep 21, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

Three Chennai Metro stations renamed after former chief ministers Anna, MGR and Jayalalithaa

Before the assembly elections scheduled for next year, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami announced that three major metro stations in the city have been be renamed after former chief ministers.

Jul 31, 2020, 11:15 AM IST

Movable properties of J Jayalalithaa: 601 kg Silver, 4.3 kg Gold, 10000 apparel, 8300 books and more!

The late AIADMK supremo had lived at 'Veda Nilayam', a three-storeyed building, before she breathed her last in December 2016, and the state government had in 2017 announced converting the posh property into a memorial.

Jul 29, 2020, 23:55 PM IST

Deepa and Jayakumar legal heirs to Jayalalithaa’s property, part of Poes Garden residence can be converted into memorial: Madras High Court

Madras High Court on Wednesday recommended that late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence in Chennai be used as the official residence and office of the Chief Minister, while a part of it can be used as a ‘memorial’.

May 27, 2020, 13:13 PM IST

Entertainment news: Kangana Ranaut gained 20 kgs for 'Thalaivi', says sister Rangoli Chandel

Rangoli took to Twitter and shared a couple of pictures where Kangana is seen sporting a blue saree followed by a picture of the former Tamil Nadu minister Jayalalithaa.

Mar 05, 2020, 07:44 AM IST