South lass Samantha Ruthu Prabhu, who was felicitated in the 60th Film Fare Awards, said that she wants to act in Kannada movie with Kiccha Sudeep. She received two awards as Best Actress in the event for Telugu movie Eega, and Neethaane En Ponvasantham, which were released in 2012.
Samantha, who was in the limelight at the event said that she was very happy to grab two awards. She added that the success in Eega also belongs to Sudeep, and it would have been wonderful if he had graced the event.
Talking to regional portal, Samantha said, "Sudeep is a wonderful actor. This award also belongs to him. It would have been nice if he had attended the function. I miss him very much." She also thanked director SS Rajamouli and others, who worked for the movie.
Sudeep has created wonders by winning many awards for his performance in Eega. The movie was dubbed in Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam as Makkhi, Naan Ee and Eecha, respectively. The actor was praised by South Indian audience for his performance as an antagonist in the movie.
Samantha had also received the Best Actress award for Tamil flick Neethaane En Ponvasantham, which was directed by Gautham Menon. Continue reading the story on slides...
Happy To Work With Sudeep
Samantha added that she loves to act with Sudeep, who was her co-star in Eega. But, she is busy with her schedule in Tamil and Telugu film industries for another two years.
Samantha: I Don't Want To Do Hindi Movies
"Though I have many opportunities in Bollywood, I don't want to go there," Samantha added. She was seen in a Cameo appearance in Hindi movie Ek Deewana Tha.
Samantha Thanks Gautham Menon
Samantha also expressed her gratitude to Gautham Menon, who directed Neethaane En Ponvasantham. She had also received Best Actress Award for her debut Ye Maaya Chesave in 2010, which was also directed by Gautham.
Samantha said, "I am overwhelmed to receive two awards in front of my parents. Hope I made them proud today."
Recently, Sudeep won Chennai Times Best Actor in a Negative Role Award for Tamil version, Naan Ee.
Eega deals with the story of a common man, who will be reborn as a fly to protect his love interest from the villain, and takes revenge for his death. Sudeep played the role of multi-millionaire, who will also be a womaniser.
Eega Cast And Crew
Apart from Sudeep and Samantha, Eega also featured Nani, Hamsa Nandi, Crazy Mohan, Devadarshini and Adithya in the pivotal roles.