Southern star Samantha Akkineni will enter the digital medium with the second season of the much-awaited series, The Family Man. She says that she has experimented with something new with her role, which will surprise everyone. “OTT gives us a chance to break the rules. I’ve broken a lot of rules with The Family Man 2 and really experimented with something new,” Samantha told IANS. Bigg Boss Telugu 4: Samantha Akkineni replaced Nagarjuna as the host … just for a special episode (see video)
Samantha will join actor Manoj Bajpayee in the second season of the web series The Family Man. The upcoming season will pitting Srikanth Tiwari (essayed by Manoj) against a new powerful and changing opponent. It promises a lot of thrilling and action-filled moments exploring the themes related to home, belonging and order. Samantha Akkineni shared a lovely note for Hube Naga Chaitanya on their third wedding anniversary; Celebs extend their heartiest wishes to the couple
The show has names like Priyamani, Sharib Hashmi, Darshan Kumar, Sharad Kelkar, Sunny Hinduja, Shreya Dhanvantari, Shahab Ali, Vedanta Sinha and Mahek Thakur. It is produced, directed and produced by Raj and D.K. “I’m very happy with the product and with the output. It’s a nice surprise for everyone who is accustomed to seeing me perform a particular type of role,” he said.
The actress is happy with the growing world of OTT, and realizes that it opens up new opportunities for everyone. “OTT has really opened up a world of possibilities for every technician. When it comes to feature films, as an actor you have to do a certain type of role that it is widely and universally accepted Is done. With OTT, anyone can really afford to take. Risk and experiment, “Samantha, who is married to actor Naga Chaitanya, son of Telugu superstar Nagarjuna.
The actress is best known for her performances in films such as Yeh Maiya Chesway, Neethane N Ponvasantham, Eega, Marsal and Rangasthalam. He impressed everyone with his role in the OTT-released Tamil film Super Deluxe last year. Asked how things have changed for women in the industry, she said: “It’s been 10 years since I’ve been in the industry, and I think things have changed a lot since I first came.”
The actress added, “With exposure to OTT and world cinema, the options and opportunities for women are steadily increasing. Stars like Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Manoj Bajpayee joined.” Tisca Chopra and Divya Dutta soon raided the Zee Network to discuss the future of the industry through Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films Evening Discussions.
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