After being in news recently for announcing her separation from Naga Chaitanya, Samantha had taken a break from her professional life.
Since their split, she has been busy travelling. She first travelled to Rishikesh, where she visited Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath as part of the Char Dham Yatra.
Actor Samantha Ruth Prabhu is all set to make her international film debut with Arrangements of Love, which will be directed by Philip John, whose credits include Downton Abbey.
According to reports, the project will be produced by Sunitha Tati, who had previously worked with Samantha on Oh! Baby, the Telugu adaptation of the Korean comedy Miss Granny.
She will be seen playing a bisexual Tamil woman running her own detective agency.
The Family Man actress took to her Instagram and shared this happy news with her fans.
Sharing a picture with Philip she wrote,
"A whole new world♥️…..I last auditioned in 2009 for Ye Maya chesave . 12 years later ,and auditioning again,I felt the very same nervousness….I guess it’s not everyday you get to audition for a BAFTA award winning , critically acclaimed , director of your most favourite series 'Downton Abbey’ ♥️Jumping for joy that you picked me sir 🤗 #PhilipJohn .. Thankyou @sunitha.tati @gurufilms1 for the opportunity.. cant wait to start this exciting journey !!
Samantha told a publication,
“I am excited to work with Philip John, whose projects I have closely followed for many years, being a big fan of Downton Abbey. I am looking forward to collaborating with Sunitha once again and I hope for only more success than we previously had with Oh! Baby. My role is a complex character and it will be both a challenge and an opportunity for me to play it. I cannot wait to get on set.”
The project is expected to go on the floors from August 2022.
Samantha was last seen playing a Sri Lankan Tamil rebel in the second season of the hit web series, The Family Man. She played a character called Raji, and her performance was well-received.
Meanwhile, Samantha recently agreed to do a special song in Allu Arjun’s upcoming Telugu film, Pushpa.
This is the first time in her career that she will be seen doing a special dance number.