Kangana Ranaut plays the former actress and politician Jayalalithaa in this film. It follows her journey as an actress, a politician, and a feminist figure in a male-dominated Indian political landscape. According to Kangana, the film would be split into two parts. The first section covers Jayalalilthaa’s life from the age of 16 to 40. A second film will chronicle her life from the age of 41 to her death in 2016.