Samantha is on a roll! The actress has been signing back-to-back films and is all set to march on in life despite personal setbacks. On the occasion of Dussehra, Samantha signed her second Tamil-Telugu bilingual film, which will be directed by newcomers Hari and Harish. Yesterday, producer SR Prabhu revealed that the actress will be starring in another bilingual film, directed by Shantharuban.
SAMANTHA SIGNS BACK-TO-BACK-FILMS
Samantha has been going through a lot personally after she announced her separation from Naga Chaitanya. The couple had filed for divorce by mutual consent. Due to irreconcilable differences, Samantha and Chaitanya have decided to end four years of their marriage.
Post the release of Amazon Prime Video’s The Family Man 2, Samantha revealed that she would take a break from work for a month. Now, the actress has signed two new bilingual films, for which she will be teaming up with debutant directors.
Samantha’s upcoming film will be helmed by director duo Hari and Harish. The film will be produced by Sivalenka Krishna Prasad under Sridevi Movies. According to the makers, the untitled film’s shooting will commence in November.
Producer Sivalenka, in a statement, said, “After making unique films like Aditya 369 with Nandamuri Balakrishna garu, Gentleman with Nani and Sammohanam with Sudheer Babu, we’re producing another unique attempt, a woman-oriented story with Samantha as the lead. As the story excited her a lot, she immediately okayed it. We’re introducing the Hari-Harish direction duo with this movie. Shooting will commence from November.”
SAMANTHA’S UPCOMING FILMS
Yesterday (October 15), we had reported that Samantha has signed a Tamil-Telugu bilingual film with debutant director Shantharuban. The untitled film will be produced by SR Prabhu under Dream Warrior Pictures. Apart from this, she has director Gunasekar’s Shaakuntalam, a period drama. She has also completed shooting for director Vignesh Shivan’s Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal. Also starring Vijay Sethupathi and Nayanthara, the film might release on an OTT platform.
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