Sangati Jogwar

News Highlights

  • Samantha Akkineni recently opened up about her approach to social media.
  • The Tollywood diva shared what she would like to learn from Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor Khan, and Taapsee Pannu.

Samantha Akkineni is currently enjoying a dynamic period in her career, especially after getting great reviews for her performance as Raji in The Family Man 2.  Recently, she opened up about several things during her interview with Bollywood Hungama and also revealed what she would learn from Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma and Kareena Kapoor Khan related to their social media presence.

Samantha Akkineni was overjoyed when Anushka Sharma reacted to one of her posts. Sam was surprised and just was happy to receive the attention from the Bollywood star. She even seemed impressed by the posts the Band Baaja Baaraat actress keeps on sharing and thought that they add more value to her Instagram page and sort of indicating more about empowerment making one feel happy inside.

The diva said that if she would like to learn how to troll a troll then it would be none other than Taapsee Pannu who is known to hit back savagely whenever someone trolls her. According to Samantha, she would like to have a few tips from Alia Bhatt on how to increase engagements and followers on Instagram and take a cue from Kareena Kapoor Khan for taking that perfect selfie.

She believes that Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively share the most entertaining posts on social media and that they are the cutest. She even revealed that she clicks around fifteen pictures before posting the final few on her Instagram. When Samantha Akkineni was asked why she once said that she found Facebook outdated, the Tollywood diva was surprised. She just could not remember when she said that and jokingly added that maybe it was because she is getting older.  Sam further said that things keep on changing so first it was Facebook, now it is Instagram and then it will be something else.

So, what is her favorite pastime on Instagram? Samantha said that she loves to block people and on average, she blocks around 50 people per day. Explaining her approach towards blocking people on social media, the Oh! Baby actress said that there is no room for negativity in her life so she simply blocks those who send negative vibes.  

Talking on the same line, Samantha said that the one rule she would like to be applied to social media is that no one should be able to hurt anyone with harsh words. Samantha also said that there are a few people who she would love to unfollow but cannot do so. Talking about taking a break from social media, the Tollywood actress said that she does feel like it sometimes and does not post anything for 15 to 20 days sometimes.