News Date: 31st May, 12
Malayalam film director Vayalar Madhavankutty is making a period film Tipuvum Unniarchayum — a biopic on Tipu Sultan.
According to sources, Initially, it was Kamal Hassan who was the frontrunner to play the legendary king but industry is abuzz with rumours that Arya is allegedly the chosen one to play the lead role, though nothing has been confirmed..
The director had said that Arya had liked the script, and the team will be finalising the casting as soon as dates and remuneration has been fixed. and for the leading lady for the film in all probability it could be be Anushka..
With regards to this the director had saidUnniarcha’s character in the film demands an actress who possesses a physique similar to that of Malabar’s warrior princess. We had shortlisted five top actresses in the country and Anushka fits the bill the best..
Keep waiting for more updates!