‘Sam’, ‘Samantha’ and her social media profiles went by her full name ‘Samantha Ruth Prabhu’.
Later, Samantha changed her name to ‘Samantha Akkineni’ after getting married to Naga Chaitanya. Everyone at the time showered her with compliments for Sam’s move of attaching the suffix ‘Akkineni’ which is the surname of Naga Chaitanya & appreciated their love with the trend #chaysam.
Now, Samantha has not just removed her suffix ‘Akkineni’ from her social media accounts but her full name too and just put ‘S @Samanthaprabhu2’ (removed ‘Ruth’). With this people in Tollywood are now gossiping and shooting questions at her regarding the same.
For myself & others around me, I’ve been taking every precaution possible. Digital payments have been my greatest s… https://t.co/PwUhhBbT5q
— S (@Samanthaprabhu2) 1627565823000
‘What happened to Samantha? Why did she remove her last name? Few of her fans questioning her on social media. “‘What was the reason to change the name to her liking? Should this be looked with a magnifying glass? Is every fine between ‘#Chaysam’ were some of the other questions.
Sam, who entertained the audience with the recently released ‘The Family Man-2’ series, is currently working on ‘Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kaadhal a Tamil Film and ‘Shaakuntalam, an upcoming Telugu language mythological drama under the direction of Gunasekhar. The film is reported to be a beautiful love story of ‘Shakuntala and Dushyant’ from the Indian play ‘Shakuntala’ by Kalidasa, where Samantha playing the titular role of ‘Shakuntala’ and Dev Mohan as ‘Dushyanta’.
Allu Arjun’s daughter Allu Arha will be seen in an important role. The film is currently shooting in Hyderabad.