Every renowned artist, sportsman, and politician in this country is making efforts get his biopic done. Why should Music Maestro Ilayaraja be left behind? This biopic is going to be the first of its kind is in the making.
In a recent interaction with the media, Ilayaraja’s son Yuvan Shankar Raja announced that he is planning a biopic on his father’s life, titled Raja – The Journey to be directed by himself. Yuvan also expressed that he is very keen on casting actor Dhanush in the role of his father. If this film does get made, then it is surely going to be a treat to music lovers who are die-hard fans of Ilayaraja. The original score of the film will consist of a few original songs, and some of them might be a recreation of all the legendary songs composed by the maestro himself. And Dhanush’s extraordinary performance will be an icing on the cake. Ilayaraja is one of the greatest musical legends to come out of India who has scored music for hundreds of Indian films and is famous for merging Carnatic music with classical tunes to bring out mesmerizing music.
We can’t wait for an official announcement.