The first season of ‘Queen’, a web-series loosely based on the life story of former chief minister Jayalalithaa is well received by the digital audience when it was released last year.It aired on MX Player from 14 December 2019.
Consisting of 11 episodes, the series was directed by Gautham Menon and Prasath Murugesan.
It was written by Reshma Ghatala, and produced by Ace2three and FanFight.
The cast of the show consists of Ramya Krishnan as Shakthi Seshadri, Anikha as the young Shakthi Seshadri and Anjana Jayaprakash as the vicenarian Shakthi Seshadri.It also had Indrajith Sukumaran, Sonia Aggarwal, and Vamsi Krishna in important roles
Meanwhile, the latest update is that director Gautam Menon is planning for the second season of the web-series.In the first season, most of it deals with the childhood and movie career of Jayalalithaa. Reportedly, Gautam Menon is going to focus on Jayalalithaa’s political career in the new season which is expected to go on floors post the lockdown period.
On the other hand, Gautham Menon also has the films, ‘Joshua Imai Pol Kaakha’ and the long-delayed Vikram-starrer ‘Dhruva Natchathiram‘ in the pipeline.He is also in talks of making sequels to his earlier hit films ‘Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu‘ and ‘ Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa‘.
Keep watching this space for more updates!