Actress Samantha Akkineni is busy with back-to-back projects, promotions, collaboration, her fashion store, and a lot more of things. It is known that the actress has signed for Gunasekhar’s Saakunthalam. The film was announced recently, by the director and nothing more than the lead actress was announced actually.
As per the latest report, the male lead for the film has been finalized and it is none other than Dev Mohan, the actor of Malayalam film Sujathayum Sufiyum. Dev will be seen playing Dushyanth in this film which will go on floors this month itself.
As per Times of India, the makers had seen Dev’s debut film and they zeroed in on him based on that project. “It was a long process, with many preparations involved, like horse riding, sword fighting, and the like, which took a month to learn,” he said. The movie will be released in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi. As of now, the rest of the cast is not known.
The shoot of the film will begin in Hyderabad itself and Dev, who is currently busy shooting for his Malayalam film Pulli is going to finish the shoot of the film is another 12 days and begin shooting for Saakuntalam.