It is known news that in a male dominated industry of the 80s-90s, Vijayashathi carved a niche for herself with strong, author backed roles, and earned the title ‘Lady Superstar’. As a politician too, the actress stood her ground. After a long gap of 13 years, she made her come back in acting with Mahesh Babu and Rashmika Mandanna starrer Sarileru Neekevvaru. Later she announced that she is quieting the film industry but now it seems she has decided to change her mind and is all set to make her comeback in Tollywood. According to the latest buzz in the film industry, Vijayashanthi will be seen playing the lead role in a patriotic film.
Prathima Films, the banner that bankrolled Vijayashanthi’ Bharata Ratna, are preparing a script for a patriotic drama for the actress. Apparently, she is impressed with the film’s story and is showing interest to act in this film, which is set in Kashmir. The official announcement regarding this project of Vijayashanthi will be made very soon.
Vijayashanthi is the niece of Telugu actress and producer Vijayalalitha. She studied till Std 10th before starting her acting career at the age of 14. In a film career spanning over 40 years, she has acted in over 180 movies in a wide variety of roles.