The latest buzz doing the rounds in Tamil cinema industry currently is that actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu is set to romance actor Surya, albeit on screen. The new project is going to be directed by director Lingusamy. With this movie, Samantha is back with bang in Kollywood, although her movie with director Gautham Menon and actor Jiiva, Neethane En Ponvasantham is still to hit the screens.
Samantha did not shoot for a couple of months and did not involve in any movie activities because of her ill health according to the sources close to her. It is because of her health issues, she missed many great offers in Tamil cinema, which includes Mani Rathnam’s Kadal and Shankar’s I. However, it now seems as if the young actress is happy after signing this project, which seems to be increasing her market value day by day in Kollywood. As per the sources, Samantha has also signed on in a Telugu movie project, which also stars Junior NTR as the protagonist.
Coming to the Lingusamy’s movie, the shooting would go on floors from the second or third month of next year, according to the sources close to the movie unit. Right now, the lead actor Surya is busy with his current project, Singam 2, and once he is free from that commitment, he would join director Lingusamy it seems.
The director is already basking in the success of last his outing, Vettai, and he is busy right now with the pre production works for the new Surya project. It seems actor Surya got very impressed with Lingusamy’s script. Names like Kajal Aggarwal and Hansika Motwani had been discussed but finally Samantha has now been signed for the female lead role. The sources also reveal that the movie is touted to be a pure action entertainer just like the director’s earlier movies!