The buzz is that Samantha sealed the deal for a whooping amount. The actress has got Rs 1.20 crore to play the female lead in the untitled movie. It is said that Shankar wanted a 180-day callsheet of the 25-year-old and that will at least cost her two films. As a result, the production house agreed to meet her demand, add reports.
Shankar's forthcoming movie, which also features comedian Santhanam, has Oscar Award winner AR Rahman's music and cinematographer PC Sriram's cinematography. The film produced by Aascar Ravichandran will take off on July 15.