Samantha Ruth Prabhu is in talks with Jr NTR for his next film, NTR 26, directed by Koratala Siva. If she signs, this will Samantha’s fourth film with NTR, after Brindavanam, Ramayya Vasatavayya, and Rabhasa. A source told Silverscreen.in, “Nothing has been finalised yet, but the makers are in talks with Samantha. There were plans to rope in a Bollywood actress, but it didn’t work out because of budget constraints.” A final decision is expected within a week. The film also stars Mohanlal as NTR’s uncle, and has music by Devi Sri Prasad, and cinematography by Tirru.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu has worked with a number of leading actors in the Tamil and Telugu industries this year, including Suriya, Vijay, and Dhanush.