For more than a decade, south Indian actress Samantha Akkineni has been the most sought-after in Telugu and Tamil cine industry, but she has not taken a chance to work in Bollywood movies. Ever wondered what could be the reason? Samantha is actually scared of the Bollywood film industry! Yes, you heard that right.
In a recent interview, Samantha Akkineni revealed that she is 'scared' to enter the Bollywood film world. She said she is scared as there are so many amazing talents who have made a mark in the industry. During the interview when she was quizzed on her Hindi debut, Samantha disclosed this surprising reason for not signing any Bollywood film so far. Well, when the actress was asked about who she would like to share the screen with in Bollywood, she instantly named Ranbir Kapoor. She said that if she is given a chance, she would like to pair opposite Ranbir Kapoor in a Hindi film.
On the work front, Samantha is all set to wow the audience as she turns a suicide bomber in the second season of Raj and DK’s "The Family Man", starring Manoj Bajpayee in the lead role. ‘The Family Man 2’ is likely to release on Amazon Prime Video on June 4. Samantha made her big screen debut with “Ye Maaya Chesave” in 2010, which was later remade in Hindi as "Ekk Deewana Tha". The actress has starred in a number of superhit movies such as Manam, Dookudu, Eega, Attarintiki Daredi, Kaththi, and Rangasthalam.
Published: Diptiranjita Patra
Last updated: 27 May 2021, 10:47 AM IST
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