Krish directs biopic on Rani Laxmibai in Hindi!

Director Krish who directed thought-provoking films like Gamyam, Vedam and Kanche has proved his directorial skills with his recent film Gautamiputra Satakarni which has turned to be a blockbuster hit.

Now, latest reports suggest that Krish will be wielding the megaphone for an epic biopic on the life of warrior queen of Jhansi, Rani Laxmibai in Hindi. This film has been titled as Manikarnika. It is her birth name.

According to reports, national award winning actress Kangana Ranaut is going to play this titular role. In fact, Ketan Mehta was supposed to direct this movie but producers have replaced by Krish. V Vijayendra Prasad is penning the script and first look is expected on March 23.