Kannada movie Veerappan Attahasa, which was the biopic of dreaded forest brigand Veerappan, has been called as the big lie by Veerappan's wife Muthulakshmi. Recently she graced the movie launch event of Sandalwood's forthcoming film Muthulakshmi, which stars actress turned politician Pooja Gandhi in the title role.
Muthulakshmi movie is based on the real life of
Veerappan's wife Muthulakshmi, which is being directed by newbie
Jaggi. Addressing the press persons at the movie launch
Muthulakshmi has alleged that in the movie Veerappan
Attahasa director AMR Ramesh has projected the characters in
the wrong way, which made her to take the challenge to show the
truth to people. Muthulakshmi, who admits that upcoming film is
based on her life said that she had challenged director AMR Ramesh
then by saying that she would bring the reality on-screen one day.
"AMR Ramesh collected all the information from me. But the way he
projected and narrated the film was wrong. I had thrown an open
challenge to him then itself and said that one fine day I will
bring the reality on screen. Through this film
Muthulakshmi, I will be showing the truth to people," says
Muthulakshmi, who also added that she struggled to lead her life
after eloping from forest. Continue reading the story on
Pooja Gandhi To Play Muthulakshmi
Beside playing the title role, Pooja Gandhi is also producing
the film along with M Vijayanayak.
Veerappan And Muthulakshmi
Muthulakshmi said, "This movie is based on my real-life
incidence. It was my mistake that I married Veerappan. I lived with
him for three years."
Veerappan Became Most Wanted
"The situation became worse as Veerappan became most wanted for
both the states - Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. There was a continuous
attack on him, which made me to elope from the forest," says
Movie Is About Muthulakshmi
She also added, "I came to Coimbatore and worked there for some
time and struggled to lead my life, which is the main theme of the
Veerappan Attahasa was released in early 2013, which
had Arjun Sarja and Kishore in the lead roles.