The first look poster of the movie ‘The Iron Lady’, a biopic of former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa, was released on Wednesday. Popular south Indian actress Nithya Menen is playing the role of the leader in the movie. The first look poster surprised everyone with Nithya’s look as Jayalalithaa.

In the poster, she has nailed the look of ‘Thalaivi’ by following her style. When the poster was released, Nithya’s similarities with Jayalalitha became the topic of discussion in social media.

The movie which revolves around the life of Jayalalithaa is directed by debutant director Priyadaarshini.

The poster was released on the occasion of Jayalalithaa’s second death anniversary on December 5.

Today, I offer my prayers and respects on the second commemorative day to Jayalalitha Amma...The Iron lady!, Nithya Menen captioned the poster on her Facebook page.