Samantha Ruth Prabhu’s new movie Yashoda will be released in theatres on August 12. Announcing the release date of the film, the makers of Yashoda tweeted, “August 12th it is!! Our #Yashoda aka @Samanthaprabhu2 is all set to give you thrills n chills in theatres. A @krishnasivalenk’s production.”
August 12th it is!! 🤩💥
— Sridevi Movies (@SrideviMovieOff) April 5, 2022
Sharing the post Samantha wrote, “#Yashoda August 12th it is”
— Samantha (@Samanthaprabhu2) April 5, 2022
Yashoda, a science fiction thriller, is being produced under the banner of Sridevi Movies. The movie is helmed by Hari Shankar and Harish Narayan. Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Murli Sharma, Unni Mukundan, Sampath Raj, Rao Ramesh, Shatru, Divya Sripada, Kalpika Ganesh, Priyanka Sharma and Praveen Dacharam are playing key roles in the movie.
The actress will be seen performing difficult stunts with the help of Yannick Ben, a Hollywood stuntman. Samantha had previously worked with Ben for the Amazon Prime series The Family Man 2.
The music of the film has been composed by Mani Sharma while the cinematography and editing have been handled by M Sukumar and Marthand K Venkatesh, respectively.
The shooting of the movie started in December 2021 and it is planned to be released in five languages, including the original Telugu version. The movie will be dubbed in Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam and Kannada.
Samantha is also waiting for the release of her romantic comedy film, Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal. Vijay Sethupathi, Nayanthara will also be in lead roles in the film. Kaathuvaakula Rendu Kaadhal is written and directed by Vignesh Shivan. The film is slated to be released in theatres on 28 April 2022.
Gunasekhar’s directorial Shaakuntalam will also feature Samantha in the titular role of Shakuntala. The film is a mythological drama and is bankrolled by Neelima Guna. Dev Mohan has been cast as the male lead of the film while Mohan Babu, Sachin Khedekar, Gautami, Aditi Balan, and Ananya Nagalla will appear in supporting roles.