Marudur Gopalan Ramachandran is popularly known as MGR. He started of his career as a theatre artist and made his acting debut in 1936 with Sathi Leelavathi and then the actor raised to stardom with films like Manthiri Kumari, Alibabavum 40 Thirudargalum with many more successful films MGR was raised to Super Stardom in tamil cinema.
After emerging as a superstar in tamil cinema MGR was even into politics alongside. He was in congress party till 1953 and then later joined into DMK party by the invitation of the party founder C.N Annadurai, after Annadurai passing away many internal conflicts in DMK party made MGR to form his own political party as AIADMK. As the founder of AIADMK, he ruled tamil nadu for decades together as the chief minister and during his rule their were many several assassination attempts made on him. MGR as an actor has received many filmfare awards and for his tremendous political service indian government has given him Bharat Ratna quickly after his death and the timing of the award was controversial as well.
This veteran film actor and politician biopic is on talks now. Kamaraj & Mudhalvar Mahatma fame A. Balakrishnan is penning script for MGR biopic and states that it was very difficult to understand MGR’S life as his story has many troubles and challenges to face in life. The filmmaker also stated that the music is composed by Ilaiyaraaja and the team will be announcing the casting details very soon as some serious pre-production is in process to start the shoot as soon as possible. Even the makers are planning to release thefilm by january 2019 and hoping everything best for the epic biopic.