Why Shaakuntalam is Samantha's dream come true!
By Rinku Gupta The grand launch of the Samantha starrer Shaakuntalam took place in Hyderabad today. Attended by the lead pair and producer and director, the film was launched in a scenic setting, with Allu Arvind giving the first clap. The event was streamed live. Speaking on the occasion, Samantha who plays the titular tole said, " In around 50 films so far, I have played every kind of role and genre. But right from the beginning, to play a princess in a period film, has always been my dream role. So at this point of my career today, Gunasekar sir and Dil Raju sir have given me the biggest gift , the opportunity to play a princess, with the role of Shaakuntalam " said Samantha at the Shaakuntalam launch in Hyderabad this morning. " I hope I give it my 100 percent to what they have envisioned." She also revealed how big a fan she was of Disney's princesses. Speaking about the director she said, " I can see the passion for his craft in every detail. E