During this period Historical and mythological films are very popular among the fans. Legendary films are also making a comeback at the box office. This kind of images page makers is back in sight after the success of Bhagwati.
In this case, the myth of Shakuntala is being made into a movie. The film is titled Shakuntalam. Gunasekar is directing the film which is being prepared in Tamil and Telugu languages. She has already acted in Anushka and directed the Tamil and Telugu film Rudrama Devi.
Samantha is going to play the role of Shakuntala in the movie Shakuntalam. It has been reported that Malayalam young actor Dev Mohan has signed on to play the role of Dushyanthan opposite him.