After the success of Janatha Garage, Samantha has not yet signed his next Telugu project but signed his third Tamil film in the last two months.
Rising Tamil actor Sivakarthikeyan the untitled film was the first and Samantha followed with Vishal "Irumbu Thirai". The actress has already started shooting for it. Now, official confirmation came out that Samantha has signed on to play the female lead role in a new movie Tamil starring Vijay Sethupathi.
Thiagarajan Kumararaja, who previously directed the cult movie Tamil gangster "Aaranya Kaandam" Samantha would have signed as the heroine of her second embodiment featuring Sethupathi Vijay in the lead role. The hero Malayalam Fahadh Faasil also plays a key role in this film.
It may be recalled that Samantha recently lamented that it can find good roles for heroines in the southern films. Now it seems that she spoke only Telugu films as she continues to sign Tamil films. Although she decided to make Hyderabad a permanent resident after marrying Naga Chaitanya, his reluctance to sign Telugu film makes one wonder if it really stopped the Telugu movies?