According to reports, Bommarillu Bhaskar has roped in Samantha to play the female lead in his next film. He approached the actress recently and narrated the story. Reports further claim that the Yee Maaya Chesave actress signed the project without a second thought considering the director's success rate in the Telugu film industry.
Bommarillu Bhaskar directorial movie is reportedly produced by BVSN Prasad on the banner of Sri Venkatestwara Cine Chitra. The filmmaker had directed Allu Arjun before in his superhit movie Parugu. However, the proposed project is expected to take off in 2012.