Samantha Akkineni is the belle of the ball after she essayed Ramalakshmi in ‘Rangasthalam’ opposite Ram Charan. The Actress is currently on her second schedule for the bilingual remake of the 2016’s critically-acclaimed Kanada indie hit film, ‘U-turn’. Early last year, Samantha watched the Kannada film in a special screening in Bengaluru and immediately gave her nod.
U-Turn’, directed by ‘Lucia’ fame Pawan Kumar, revolves around the mystery behind the death of motorists who die tragic deaths after breaking traffic rules on a particular flyover in Bengaluru and Samantha plays the journalist investigating them produced by Srinivas Chitturi on the banner, Srinivasaa Silver Screen. Actor Aadhi Pinisetty is playing the male lead as a Cop while Rahul Ravindran, Naren and Bhumika Chawla play crucial roles. The camera cranked by Niketh Bommi.
The director said, “U-Turn is a film on a universal subject that goes beyond the qualms of language and culture which has been a reason why it is being remade in both Tamil and Telugu with confidence…Since it is also a supernatural thriller it is being dealt carefully”