Samantha has had a very busy year so far. She has had multiple releases all with top heroes and directors. She started her year with her cameo role as Grace in Bangalore Naatkal. The film was the Tamil remake of Malayalam hit Bangalore Days. She followed it with Vijay’s Theri. The Atlee film went on to make 100 crores at the box office and is one of Vijay’s biggest hits. Then came Suriya’s ambitious sci-fi flick 24, a AR Rahman musical to boot. The film was directed by Samantha’s Manam director Vikram and did well at the box office.

Samantha elated after Janata Garage's success

In Tollywood, she started with Brahmotsavam. The film boasted the likes of Mahesh Babu and Srikanth Addala, supported by a huge ensemble cast. The film was a disaster. She picked herself up again and scored a hit with her next – Trivikram’s A Aa with Nithin. Her latest release Janata Garage with Jr. NTR is doing very well also and is making records for the fastest 50 crores. The film is directed by Srimanthudu fame Koratala Siva.

Samantha is not currently working on many films but has signed Sivakarthikeyan’s next with director Ponram. Also there have been strong rumors about Samantha settling in marital bliss soon.