It is very well known to everyone that Actress Samantha had worked with director Nandini Reddy in the past. Their last film, Oh Baby (2019) was a massive blockbuster in Samantha’s Career. Nandini Reddy was also appreciated for her directing skills. Now they are both said to be gathering again for a new film. DJ Tillu fame Siddhu Jonnalagadda is reportedly playing the lead role in this film.
More than the professional bonding, Samantha and Nandini Reddy also share a close personal bond. A few years ago, Samantha had revealed how Nandini helped her to gain the confidence in the tough times. So now the news of both these ladies working together again would surely bring happiness for the fans. The genre of the movie and other details such as the cast and crew are expected to be out soon.
Samantha’s last film, Shaakuntalam was a big disaster at the box office. Made on a massive budget, the movie was based on the internationally acclaimed Kalidasa’s Sanskrit play ‘Abhijnana Shaakuntalam’ and was directed by Guna Sekhar. presented by Dil Raju under Sri Venkateswara Creations together with Gunaa Team works and produced by Neelima Guna.
Nandini Reddy’s Anni Manchi Sakunamule was also a big failure. Though the film’s posters, songs, teaser, and trailer promised a clean family entertainer, Nandini was unable to score a hit despite having a talented star cast and a good production house. Only a few sections of the audience liked the movie, but it was not sufficient to make it a hit at the box office.
Apart from Santosh Shobhan and Malavika Nair as the lead pair, Anni Manchi Sakunamule stars Rajendra Prasad, Naresh, Gauthami, Rao Ramesh, Vasuki and Vennela Kishore in the other important roles. Mickey J Mayor composed music for the movie.