Hyderabad: The year 2019 belonged to Samantha Ruth Prabhu. She is undeniably the reigning queen of Tollywood. She has been the harbinger of talent in Tollywood and Kollywood. Let alone awards and accolades, Samantha has been winning hearts of those who questioned her once. Oh! Did we mention, she is also on the top in Kollywood. Well, juggling as the empress of two industries, we are sure she has her hands full. But clearly, she is a hustler. She loves wearing multiple hats – dog mom, actress, philanthropist, and now an entrepreneur.
Samantha took to Instagram to give us a sneak peek into her next move as a businesswoman. She is catapulting a pre-school called Ekam along with her best friend Shilpa Reddy and Mukta Khurana. It is said to be a new-age learning centre in Jubilee Hills.
Going by her Instagram stories, admissions are open now and the interior works of the school are in progress. Even a 10-second glimpse of the school is enough to tell us that it is going to be plush and fancy. Knowing Samantha’s love for children, it is surely going to be trustworthy. Isn’t it a smart move?
While Ekam focuses on education, Samantha’s NGO, Pratyusha Foundation, concentrates on medical needs and well-being of underprivileged children. She has mentioned multiple times that each and every child at the NGO is special to her and that she would strive for their betterment.
It is always heartwarming to see that an actress breaking the glass ceiling, that too effortlessly. She didn’t let her marital status affect her acting career. For those, who said a woman’s shelf life in the movie industry is only until she gets married, she shut them all with her work and success.
Her next movie, Jaanu, the Telugu remake of Tamil hit film 96, is up for release on February 7. She is starring opposite Sharwanad. The movie is being directed by C Prem Kumar and bankrolled by Dil Raju. The songs from the movie are doing rounds on the internet. According to a few reports, she is also going to enter the digital space with Family Man Season 2. Looks like 2020 is also going to be her year.