Samantha Akkineni is all praise for Rajkummar Rao; Says “I am always waiting to see what he does next”

Samantha Akkineni has predominantly worked in Telugu and Tamil films and The Family Man 2 was her first time working with a Hindi cast and crew. 

Samantha Akkineni is all praise for Rajkummar Rao

Samantha Akkineni entered the Hindi film industry with The Family Man 2 co-starring Manoj Bajpayee and others. And boy, she’s been impressing everyone with her acting chops and how! Samantha has predominantly worked in Tamil and Telugu films. And now, she is expanding her reach, with web series and more.

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Impressed by her performance in each of her films, everyone is expecting Samantha to make her Bollywood film debut soon too. Reportedly, Samantha has already been approached for films in Bollywood. The actress recently opened revealed the bollywood actor name she would love work with in near future. It is none other than Rajkummar Rao. Samantha seems keen on working with the Stree actor.

It so happened that in one of her latest interviews, the South beauty was asked about the Bollywood actor she is impressed with, Samantha was quick to take Rajkummar Rao’s name. “Rajkumar Rao.” She said that she has been completely taken aback by the Rajkummar’s versatility.

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“Rajkummar is a fantastic actor and the films that he chooses to do are very interesting. I am always waiting to see what he does next.” When prodded if she would like to star in a film with the Stree and Roohi actor, Samantha said, “Definitely, if a good story comes our way.” 

Samantha Akkineni and Rajkummar Rao Together in film

Samantha and Rajkummar are both amazing actors and we cannot wait to see them create magic on the big screen or any medium for that matter.

In other news, Samantha to be next seen in Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kaadhal with Vijay Sethupathi, Nayanthara and Thambi Ramaiah. The film is produced by Vignesh Shivan, Nayanthara and Lalit Kumar under the banners of Rowdy Pictures and Seven Screen Studio. She also has Shaakuntalam, the mythological drama film by Gunasekhar. which also features Dev Mohan in the lead.


IMAGE CREDIT- Samantha Akkineni/Rajkummar Rao/INSTAGRAM

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