Samantha to act as Mahanati Savitri Added on Dec 10, 2016 Samantha has not been seen on screen after the release of NTR starrer Janatha Garage. Though she has announced that she is ready to do films not many directors or producers have approached her. Now she will be acting in the direction of Nag Ashwin. He has previously made the film ‘Yevade Subramanyam’. He has approached her for his upcoming film and she has readily agreed to be part of it.Speculations is that Nag Ashwin will be making a film on Mahanati Savitri and Samantha will be essaying the role of Savitri, who is famous actress of yester year. Watch out this space for more details.