The reigning queen of Tollywood, Samantha Akkineni is busy shooting for her Tamil and Telugu remake of 2016 Kannada blockbuster ‘U Turn’. Directed by Pawan Kumar, U Turn is one of the awaited films of Samantha. The makers of the film recently wrapped up talkie part of ‘U Turn’.
The film stars Samantha in the lead role and she is essaying the role of an investigative journalist in this movie touted to be a mystery thriller. The makers of U Turn will so begin with the shoot of the songs in coming days.
Aadhi Pinisetty will be seen playing the role of a police officer in the movie. Actors Rahul Ravindran and Bhumika Chawla will be seen in important roles.
The post-production works are underway and very soon the makers of the film are planning to reveal the title and first look. Srinivas Chitturi is producing the movie under Srinivasaa Silver Screen banner.
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.
Samantha Akkineni will also be seen playing a very strong character called Vaembu in upcoming film Super Deluxe.
While she has some amazing films lined up for the release, recently, rumours are rife that actress Samantha Akkineni is planning to quit films from next year and is wrapping her projects before March 2019.
In an interview with Deccan Chronicle, Naga Chaitanya reacted to the same and said, “Sam won’t quit films as she is busy with many projects presently. She may take a break, but she won’t quit now.”