For ‘Thalaivi’, Kangana will essay the role of actress turned politician J Jayalalithaa. Directed by AL Vijay, ‘Thalaivi’ was scheduled to hit the screens in April and but was postponed due to the pandemic. This movie features Arvind Swami and Bhagyashree in pivotal roles and will be released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. While ‘Dhaakad’ is an actioner directed by Razneesh Ghai and stars Arjun Rampal, Divya Dutta and Saswata Chatterjee. ” Before the team of ‘Dhaakad’ headed to Budapest, the film was shot in Pune and Bhopal.
Apart from these two movies, Kangana Ranaut will be seen essaying the role of an air force officer in ‘Tejas’. She will also don the director’s hat for ‘Emergency’, wherein she plays the role of late Indira Gandhi. Kangana has also announced her plans to direct ‘Manikarnika Returns: The Legend of Didda’.