The proposed project is directed by Nandini Reddy of Ala Modalaindi fame. According to reports, Samantha had a lunch with Nandini recently, where the director narrated the story to her. The actress was impressed by the story and agreed to act in the film.
Meanwhile, Nandini is yet to complete the script works. It will take off in April 2011. The movie is produced by Bellamkonda Ramesh. However, Samantha is currently busy with Srinu Vaitla's Dookudu and SS Rajamouli's Eega.
Grapevine is abuzz with the news that Samantha, who has three big movies in her hands, has given the green signal to star in Siddharth's upcoming film. Though, the actress has given her verbal consent, she is yet to sign on the dotted lines.