The sources close to Samuthirakani revealed that the actor has already started the shooting for his portions in Hyderabad where the filming of RRR is underway. And as this is in progress, he signed his second upcoming Telugu film and this too has a Rajamouli connection. He has been signed on to play an important role in Aakashavani which is being produced by SS Karthikeya, son of SS Rajamouli.
Samuthirakani will make his screen presence in a rustic look in the film which is said to be yet another period drama. Besides Tamil actor, Samuthirakani, Akashavani stars number of new actors who hail from the theater circles in Telugu states.
The upcoming movie Akashavaani has music by composer Keeravani’s son Kaala Bhairava. Last year on 21st November, SS Karthikeya shared the first look of Akashavaani on his twitter and wrote, Who’ll be the happiest person than me at this moment…. Very happy that my boys @ssk1122 & @KaalaBhairava7 debuting as a producer and a music director with the #Aakashavaani. Directed by my former assistant @AshwinGangaraju. Good luck to the entire team 🙂 (sic)”
On the otherside, Samuthirakani is waiting for the release of his upcoming multilingual movie Kitna in which Dhansika is playing the female lead.