Gorgeous Samantha, who has been busy with Telugu projects in the last few years, missed a few Kollywood biggies due to date issues. Now, the actress is all set to make her comeback with a bang with two flicks. Well, it is well-known that she has been confirmed to play the female lead role in Surya's next movie directed by N Lingusamy. Now, she has been roped in for AR Murugadoss' directorial movie starring Illayathalapathy Vijay.
If reports are to be believed, sources close to AR Murugadoss has confirmed that Samantha has given her nod to act in the movie. The actress was offered the movie recently, but the hot and happening girl did not approve straightway because the actress had her hands full. The Naan Ne girl did not want to mess up with her dates. Hence, she took her time to okay the project.
Samantha had earlier faced date issues when she had signed a series of movies. The actress had fallen ill, which created a lots of problems to her. More importantly, she was forced to drop a few biggies. The 26-year-old had signed Mani Ratnam's Kadal and Shankar's mega-budget project Ai, which stars Vikram in the lead role. But she opted out of the projects due to her bad health. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Samantha Teaming Up For First Time
For the first time, Samantha, who is considered as a lucky charm by South producers, will be romancing Illayathalapathy Vijay.
Official Annoucement Soon
However, neither Samantha nor the makers of the movie have announced the news. They are expected to make it official soon.
Project To Start In Jan
The forthcoming project is likely to take off in January 2014. Anirudh Ravichander has been reportedly signed to compose the music.
Who Is The Cinematographer?
George C Williams, who has handled the camera in AR Murugadoss produced Raja Rani, will be helming the project.
Samantha's Next Release
Meanwhile, Samantha is gearing up for her big Telugu release Attharintiki Daaredhi, which is releasing tomorrow worldwide. She has paired up with Pawan Kalyan.
Samantha's Forthcoming Movies
Ramayya Vasthavayya, Autonagar Surya, Manam and Rabhasa are her other forthcoming Telugu flicks.
On the other end, Vijay is completely occupied with Jilla. The movie will hit the screens for Pongal.