On the occasion of Dusshera, and in the absence of King Nagarjuna, Samantha Akkineni turned host and hosted the controversial reality show Bigg Boss 4 Telugu. Currently Samantha Akkineni is hosting a talk show Sam Jam for OTT platform Aha.
Samantha has been a busy lady before, during and after the lockdown. During the lockdown she has experimented with new concepts, whether it was a chat show on wellness and health, making chemicals, or nurturing veggies. And now she is exploring her hosting capabilities with Telugu talk show Sam Jam. According to the latest update, Samantha Akkineni is getting cool Rs 1 Cr for this talk show Sam Jam.
Recently Nandini Reddy, director of the talk show, said that she had a tough time handling things on the sets. According to her, it was a challenging and unique experience directing a talk show of this kind.
Sam Jam’s technical team has worked on several talk shows in Bollywood like Koffee With Karan and Amitabh Bachchan’s quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati.
Currently Samantha is in Maldives and enjoying the vacations with Naga Chaitanya. On the work front, she will be seen playing a negative role in the web series The Family Man 2.