Shaakuntalam starring Samantha Ruth Prabhu was set to be released in cinemas on April 14, as announced by the makers. However, a few rumors have been raised about the film that it has been postponed from the date and will not be released on the announced date.
They cited the reason for the postponement as financial reasons. However, the director of the film, Gunasekar has reportedly denied all the rumors, and he further confirmed that the post-production works have been completed for the movie and it will be released on April 14 as per the plans.
Made on a massive budget, Shaakuntalam is based on the internationally acclaimed Kalidasa’s Sanskrit play ‘Abhijnana Shaakuntalam’ and is all set to be released in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, and Kannada languages. The film, which will also release in 3D is being presented by Dil Raju under Sri Venkateswara Creations together with Gunaa Team works and produced by Neelima Guna.
Gunasekhar directed Samantha’s Shaakuntalam. Dev Mohan plays King Dushyant’s role in this flick, while Allu Arjun’s daughter Allu Arha plays Prince Bharata. Aditi Balan, Prakash Raj, Gauthami, Madhoo, Sachin Khedekar, and Ananya Nagalla will be seen in crucial roles. Mani Sharma composed the tunes for this film.