Earlier this morning (December 13), a section of Telugu media houses reported that Samantha was hospitalized at AIG Hospital in Hyderabad as she fell seriously ill and the news created wide speculations among the public. To clear the air, an official statement from Samantha's manager has been released and it has been clarified that Samantha is doing completely fine, requesting the people not to believe or spread false rumours. The official note from Samantha's manager reads, "Samantha is doing fine, resting at home, after visiting AIG for tests as she had a mild cough. Don't believe the rumours on social media".

This immediate clarification from Samantha's side has come as a big relief for the fans who are now praying for her speedy recovery. Meanwhile, on the professional front, Samantha will next be seen appearing in an item song in the upcoming Allu Arjun starrer Pushpa, directed by Sukumar. Samantha will be seen shaking legs for the song, 'Oo Antava.. Oo Oo Antava' and the star actress has already set the social media on fire with her sizzling dance moves and electrifying screen presence.

Up next, Samantha will be seen playing one of the leads in Vignesh Shivan's directorial, Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal which features Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi and Nayanthara as the other leads. Samantha will be seen playing the character of Khatija in this romantic comedy entertainer which is scheduled to release in February 2022. Samantha has also signed her first-ever International project, Arrangements of Love which will be helmed by acclaimed filmmaker Philip John. Samantha will reportedly play a progressive bisexual Tamil woman in this film which is expected to commence from August 2022.

The Mersal actress also has two other movies that have her playing the lead role - Shakuntalam and Yashoda. Samantha is also committed to doing a Tamil - Telugu bilingual under the production of Dream Warrior Pictures. Find below the clarification tweet on Samantha's health condition: