Sumanth is happy with the good response to his latest film 'Pourudu'. The film was made under his home banner SS Creations. Sumanth's sister Supriya is now looking after the work of his home production company. Sumanth's father Yartrlagadda Surendra was the producer for some of the early films made under the banner. Sumanth has now decides to act in at least one film every year under his home production banner.
The actor recently commented that the gay comedy scenes in Pourudu were offensive to gay people. The actor claimed to have gay friends in close friends circle.