Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi got a stamp of approval from actor Rajkummar Rao and thanking him was her sister and manager Rangoli Chandel. Sharing his tweet on her Twitter timeline, Rangoli aforesaid that she hoped Laxmi Bai, the queen of Jhansi’s sacrifice is realized by all Indians.
She tweeted: “thanks @RajkummarRao ... hope every Indian realizes her sacrifice and values her blood ...”
Rajkummar, speaking regarding Manikarnika, had written: “Just watched #Manikarnika. An amazing film that chronicles the life of the queen of Jhansi. Kangana Ranaut, as always, was phenomenal as Rani Laxmi Bai. Now can’t wait for you guys to watch #MentalHaiKya.”
In Manikarnika, Kangana’s performance as Queen Laxmi Bai, who took on the might possibly of British East Indies Company forces, was appreciated. The film was among the moderate successes of 2019. Calling it a semi-hit was trade analyst Joginder Tuteja, who had tweeted in March to say: “#Simmba - Blockbuster #Uri - All Time Blockbuster Manikarnika - Semi-hit #GullyBoy - Hit #TotalDhamaal - Superhit #LukaChuppi - Set to be Superhit 10 weeks - 6 successes | Aur kitne achche din chahiye in Bollywood?”
Kangana can now be seen with Rajkummar Rao in Mental Hai Kya, pictures and posters of that have intrigued all with their quirkiness. Whereas very little is thought regarding the film’s plotline, from the planning of the posters, it seems anything but conventional. Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut are coming together for the second time after Queen for the film.
Kangana additionally signed her next film, a biopic on Tamil actor-politician J Jayalalithaa. The film is going to be bilingual and can be directed by Tamil director Vijay. Kangana has additionally said that she's going to learn Tamil for the project. When asked regarding her preparation for the role, Kangana aforesaid, “The scenes are going to be in Tamil, and that I can learn the language to understand the character better and feel closer to her. I'll begin my language classes once I honour my commitments to Panga and Mental Hai Kya.”.” The actor is reportedly being paid Rs 24 crore for the biopic. The deal makes her the highest paid female actor in India.