The reigning queen of the Tamil and Telugu film industries, Samantha Akkineni is winning the hearts of the audience with her powerful performances on the big screen. The actress is on cloud nine with back to back successful hits, Rangasthalam, Mahanati and Irumbu Thirai. The success of her recently released films only prove she all time ready to rule Tollywood. Well, there is no stopping and the actress continues to put her hard work. Now, Samantha Akkineni has geared up for her upcoming film, U-Turn. The actress shared the first look of the film and it’s gritty.
“Here is a film I believe in. Hope you will share the same opinion on September 13th in Telugu and Tamil .Presenting #UTurnTheMovie first look.Directed by @pawanfilms and produced by @SS_Screens. Also stars @AadhiOfficial @23_rahulr @bhumikachawlat @UTurnTheMovie,” she tweeted with the photo.
Here is a film I believe in❤️ Hope you will share the same opinion on September 13th in Telugu and Tamil .Presenting #UTurnTheMovie first look.Directed by @pawanfilms and produced by @SS_Screens. Also stars @AadhiOfficial @23_rahulr @bhumikachawlat @UTurnTheMovie pic.twitter.com/AnZPB5cm36
— Samantha Akkineni (@Samanthaprabhu2) July 22, 2018
Talking to Times of India, Pawan Kumar, who will helm the project said had said, “Aadi will be essaying the cop’s role and Rahul will play Samantha’s boyfriend in the film. We are talking to a few more actresses for another role. We will confirm the same in a few days’ time.”
Meanwhile, Samantha Akkineni awaits the release of ‘Seema Raja’, in which she’s paired opposite Sivakarthikeyan. This will also be the first time for this pair to associate for a film together. The film has been majorly shot in and around Tenkasi. Samantha has trained for her role in this film by learning the weapon-based ancient art form Silambam.
The actress had even posted a video of practicing Silambam on her social networking page. Seemaraja is touted to be a rom-com and is set in a rural backdrop.
Keerthy Suresh, who is basking in the success of her recently-released film Mahanati, will make a cameo appearance in Seema Raja. Seema Raja is slated to be released in September during Vinayaka Chaturthi as confirmed in the first look poster.
Samantha also started with the dubbing of her next film, ‘Super Deluxe’, which is being directed by Thyagaraja Kumarraja. Besides these two films, Samantha Akkineni will also be seen playing the lead role in the Telugu and Tamil remakes of Kannada hit film U-Turn.