By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:13 PM
Since then, the two have gone on to star in their own projects and once in one film, the recently released hit Savitri biopic, Mahanati, which was also titled as Nadigaiyar Thilagam in Tamil with Keerthy Suresh in the lead role.
Although Samantha had a prominent role in Mahanati/Nadigaiyar Thilagam, Naga Chaitanya portrayed his grandfather and iconic Telugu actor, Akkineni Nageswara Rao.
Meanwhile, it was announced a couple of days back that Samantha’s Tamil-Telugu film, U Turn, will be hitting screens on September 13.
Likewise, it has just been announced that Naga Chaitanya’s upcoming Telugu film, Shailaja Reddy Alludu will also be coming out on September 13.
Pandagaki vasthunnam ... pandaga chesukundham #ShailajaReddyAlluduon13thSept @DirectorMaruthi @SitharaEnts @ItsAnuEmmanuel @meramyakrishnan— chaitanya akkineni (@chay_akkineni) August 28, 2018
Here’s the link to the motion poster https://t.co/xPUZQBW7cT pic.twitter.com/Fxp5DpoLmu
As for Naga Chaitanya and Samantha in lead roles in the same film, they are attached to a project tentatively titled NC17 in Telugu, which will kickstart production soon.