Samantha Akkineni is at present shooting for her upcoming film with director Nandini Reddy’s untitled project. Reports suggested that, the film gets a title which has a link with Samantha’s 100-crore film of the year Rangasthalam. Sources also revealed that the film has been titled Oh Baby! Yentha Sakkagunave that is a song from the film Rangasthalam .It stars Ram Charan and Samantha Akkineni. The song, Yentha Sakkagunave, was a legends number and had Ram describing Samantha's pastoral beauty in the narrative of Rangsasthalam. Reports also said that the film will have Samantha playing a role which hasn't been featured in the past in Telugu cinema. Apart from this the actress, the film also stars Naga Shaurya in a key role while veteran actors Lakshmi and Rajendra Prasad will be seen in important roles also.
Rangasthalam was directed by Sukumar .It is one of the biggest hits of 2018. Worth mention here with Rangasthalam, Samantha became the only actress who has more than five films in the Rs. 100-crore club Her hits movies like Dookudu and Mersal also included in this club.
She was last seen in U-Turn which was a Tamil-Telugu bilingual. It was a remake of the Kannada hit film with the same title.