Six years after the release of Anushka starrer ‘Rudhrama Devi’, director Gunasekhar has launched a new movie. He is commencing the shoot of his next film titled ‘Shaakuntalam’.
Samantha appears in the title role Shakuntala.
The love story is a subplot in Mahabharat. The film was launched today at specially erected sets in Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad. Samantha and the film’s hero Dev Mohan graced the event. The film is presented by Dil Raju.
Gunasekhar said when a great filmmaker like Dil Raju is backing the project and an inspiring actress like Samantha essays the title role the director’s job would become easier.
The film will be released in multiple languages. Mani Sharma is composing the music.