Samantha is coming up with Shaakuntalam film. The movie is directed by Gunasekhar. The director came up with films like Chudalani Undi, Lathi, Manoharam, Okkadu kind of big hits. Samantha wanted to do more lady oriented films and she found Shakuntala character perfect for her. The movie is inspired from the Sanskrit Drama, Abhignana Shakuntalam written by Mahakavi Kalidasu. Samantha film, Shaakuntalam is releasing on 14th April.
Samantha is acting simultaneously in the film Kushi with Vijay Deverakonda, her Mahanati co-star and Citadel Indian version. She has been looking to get positive vibes from all ends for her film. Vijay Devarakonda wrote an emotional note to Samantha. He called her Sammy and stated that her fight will never been known to world outside. He praised her as a fighter. Remarked that she gives every shot as her entire career depends on it. He wished Samantha luck for her next release Shaakuntalam.
#Shaakuntalam @Samanthaprabhu2 🤗 pic.twitter.com/Ym9D55aX1Y
— Vijay Deverakonda (@TheDeverakonda) April 13, 2023
The actress is super happy with the early show responses. Dil Raju and Neelima Guna, producers of the film decided to held paid previews early in various cities. Samantha is sharing the most positive responses from the shows on Social Media. She skipped few promotional events unable to attend them due to health issues.
But Samantha is pumped up about Shaakuntalam and she wants the film to be a big success. She has been able to find successes in all genres and this is her first historical film. Mohan Babu, Madhoo, Allu Arha and Dev Mohan are playing important roles in the movie. All the best to the team and Samantha.
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