Prabhu Deva in Chandrababu bio-pic

Veteran actor Chandrababu is known for his comedy and excellent dance.

He was one of the sought-after comedian in 1950s and 60s and shared the screen with MGR and Sivaji Ganesan.

The legendary actor died due to poverty and prolonged illness, he was also said to be addicted to alcohol consumption due to his failed marriage.

The latest update is that K Rajeshwar of Amaran and Seevalaperi Pandi fame is in a process to direct a biopic of Chandrababu for which he is planning to approach Prabhu Deva.

When Prabhu Deva debuted in Tamil cinema, his costume and dance style were often compared with Chandrababu.

NT Bureau