Post wedding, Samantha Akkineni and Nag Chaitanya joined their hands first time for romantic and emotional drama Majili, which has turned out decent hit at the box office. Recently in an interview, Samantha talked about Majili and revealed, “Majili’s success was very important for Naga Chaitanya. On the release day of Majili, I woke up at 2:30 am and prayed to God for at least one and a half hours for the success of Majili, which is directed by Shiva Nirvana.”
Samantha added that, “I broke down after hearing the first report emerged online and I cried for half an hour. “ Majili bankrolled by Sahu Garapati, Harish Peddi, Sushil Choudhary under the banner of Shine Screens Production Rad film production, which also has Divyansha Kaushik, in the second female lead role, has completed its run at the box office and emerged as hit.
It is known news that Naga Chaitanya who delivered back to back commercially flop movies like Savyasachi and Shailaja Reddy, pinned lot of hopes on Majili. So the success of Majili was very important for him. Currently he is working with Venkatesh Daggubati for an upcoming project Venky Mama. On the other side, Samantha starrrer next film Oh Baby is planning to see a release in July and the actress will also start shooting for her portions in the Telugu remake of the Tamil blockbuster 96, soon.