Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: TJ Gnanavel of ‘Jai Bhim’ fame has come on board to helm the task titled ‘Dosa King’.
‘Dosa King’ is a movie about a lady named, Jeevajothi Santhakumar and her battle in opposition to hotelier P Rajagopal, an accused in a 2001 murder case. Junglee Pictures proprietors have taken the life rights in all languages of Jeevajothi Santhakumar, for the literary and audio-video content material.
We are delighted to partner with the critically acclaimed director, TJ Gnanavel on our upcoming epic thriller drama, Dosa King!
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Reportedly, Rajagopal, who turned into the founding father of Saravana Bhavan, a popular South Indian meals chain, desired to marry Jeevajothi, the daughter of one of his personnel at his restaurant.
As Jeevajothi turned into already married, Rajagopal hatched a criminal conspiracy to do away with her husband, Prince Santhakumar. And in 2001, Prince Santhakumar become murdered and his frame was discovered in Kodaikanal town of Karnataka.
A sessions court docket had convicted Rajagopal and four others to 10 years of imprisonment, however, later the Madras High Court set aside the sessions courtroom’s order and expanded the jail term to existence sentence.
In July 2019, Rajagopal exceeded away after struggling a cardiac arrest.
Excited to helm the film, Gnanavel stated, “I’ve observed the subject closely, following the case during my days as a journalist. I hope to bring out new dimensions through Jeevajothi’s legal battle on screen. Today, directing this project & working on its characters feels surreal. I’m excited to begin this journey with Junglee Pictures who are known for developing some of the most iconic films in contemporary Indian Cinema.”
Amrita Pandey, CEO Junglee Pictures added, “Dosa King is a riveting tale that will require a keen eye while detailing the characters and story. Gnanavel’ s years as a journalist makes him a balanced filmmaker with an obsession for details and authenticity. We’re beyond excited to partner with him to bring this captivating, unbelievable and inspiring saga to life.”
Details associated with the movies forged have now not been found out yet.