The first look poster of the web series on late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa directed by Gautham Menon is out. Titled Queen, Ramya Krishnan will be essaying Jayalalithaa’s role in this biopic, reported The News Minute.
In the first look poster, Ramya Krishnan as Jayalalitha, in a white saree with a black and red border.
The web series will be streaming on OTT platform Mx Player and Gautham Menon has directed the first season which will have 11 episodes. It has been co-directed by Prasath Murugesan of Kidari fame and was written by Gautham Menon’s partner Reshma Ghatala, The News Minute reported.
As per the reports from the makers, besides the real-life story, it will also have a fictional take on the character. It is said that Prasath Murugesan has handled the childhood portions of the series, while Gautham has directed Ramya Krishnan’s portion.
Two films of Gautham Menon is waiting for release. It includes Enai Noki Paayum Thota and Dhruva Natchathiram. Dhanush plays the lead role in the former which was set to hit the screens on September 6, after much delay.