The next mythological film Shaakuntalam, in a never-before-seen genre, will star Samantha Ruth Prabhu. One of the most eagerly awaited Telugu films is it. The princess will play a significant role in the movie, which promises excellent visual effects and an exciting story. The release date has now been confirmed, despite the already enormous hype.
The film’s creators, at last, revealed the release date after much anticipation. Shaakuntalam, starring Samantha, will open in theatres on February 17, 2023. Dev Mohan and Samantha can be seen having a romantic moment on a new poster that was also unveiled.
Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi and Malayalam versions of Shaakuntalam will also be available. The movie will also be released in 3D, which promises to be a visual treat for viewers. Samantha Ruth Prabhu tweeted the poster on social media while announcing the premiere date, stating, “Witness the #EpicLoveStory #Shaakuntalam in theatres from February 17, 2023, Worldwide! Also in 3D.”
In the movie based on the well-known Indian play Shakuntala by Kalidasa, Dev Mohan will play Dushyanta, the ruler of the Puru Dynasty. Aditi Balan and Mohan Babu are also seen in Shaakuntalam in supporting roles. Arha, the daughter of Allu Arjun, will make her Telugu film debut with this project. The Telugu drama also stars Sachin Khedekar, Mohan Babu, Gautami, Ananya Nagalla, Aditi Balan, and Varshini Sounderajan in significant roles.
Mani Sharma created the music. The movie is jointly funded by the production companies Sri Venkateswara Creations and Gunaa Teamworks.