Reports say that Udhayanidhi Stalin, grandson of former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, would be sworn-in as Minister in Tamilnadu Cabinet along with two others.
Sources say that TRB Rajaa, Sivakumar alias Thayagam Kavi would also be made as Ministers.
Udhayanidhi, who is also the secretary of DMK youth wing, was elected from Triplicane Assembly constituency.
He entered the film industry as a producer and distributor with his production studio, Red Giant Movies, and made films including Kuruvi, Aadhavan and Manmadan Ambu. He subsequently made his debut as an actor through the romantic comedy, Oru Kal Oru Kannadi and has since continued producing and starring in his own films.
Hr he has worked in the comedy entertainer Saravanan Irukka Bayamaen from director Ezhil followed by Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam and action thriller, Ippadai Vellum. Stalin has delivered a decent performance with his share of subtleness. The next project was the drama Nimir, a remake of Malayalam film Maheshinte Prathikaaram directed by Priyadarshan then following the romantic drama, Kanne Kalaimaane.
In 2020, he appeared in Mysskin’s Psycho who a dive into the psyche of a serial killer.
Udhayanidhi’s elevation has been in the making for the past few months, now the stage is set for him to be made a minister in the Tamilnadu cabinet, according to credible sources in the DMK.