Samantha Akkineni is a popular South Indian actress who has given some splendid works in both Telugu and tamil film Industry and is an established actress. She is currently playing a role in the Amazon Prime Original, “The Family Man 2”. In a recent interview, she talked about the reason why she didn’t sign for a Bollywood Movie even after a successful decade of her career. Here is the reason for not debuting in a Bollywood Project.
Samantha Akkineni is one of the highest paid actresses in the South Film Industry. She had Back to back hits commencing from ‘Ye Maaya Chesave’ to ‘Jaanu’ and played a lead part in the nationwide hit Movies namely, Eega, S/O Satyamurthy, Theri etc.
Recently, ‘The Family Man 2‘ Trailer was released and has definitely managed to grab a huge amount of attention from the audience. The entire South is excited for their Queen’s digital debut in the Hindi Language with the imminent season of Manoj Bajpayee starrer.
According to an interview with Bollywood Hungama, she was questioned why it took so long for her to sign a Hindi project? The Jaanu actress replied by saying, “Because maybe I am Scared? (Laughs) and she added, The Talent here is amazing. I am Scared!!”.
Later, Samantha was also asked, who would be that Bollywood actor that she would like to be paired opposite in a romantic movie? She replied that she would love to be paired opposite with none other than the Kapoor Descendant, Ranbir Kapoor.
Amid the Rapid fire round, she was asked, “who could be the south star who can play the role of Manoj Bajpayee’s role In the ‘Family Man’? She responded and named her ‘Father in law’, Mr. Nagarjuna Akkineni.
Simultaneously, the Theri actress will be next seen alongside Nayanthara and Vijay Sethupathi in Vignesh Shivan’s ‘Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kadhal’ and in a Mythological Drama film, ‘Shakuntalam’.
‘The Family Man’is all set to be released on June 4, 2021 starring Manoj Bajpayee as the lead along with stars including Sharib Hashmi, Samantha Akkineni, Priyamani and Asif Basra.