Not only fans, even actress Samantha’s fellow actresses are also admiring the way she performed in the “Oo Antava Mama” song. Reacting to a gratitude post uploaded by the actress on Monday, top Indian actresses such as Tamanna, Malavika Mohanan and many other film celebrities expressed their awe towards the sensational song that took place in Allu Arjun’s “Pushpa” movie. Samantha replied back to them who dropped comments in her recent post.
Actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu who became the talk of the down after performing in an item number for Allu Arjun’s “Pushpa”, reacted for the first time through her Instagram timeline after the song became a huge success among fans. Expressing her gratitude to her fans, Samantha said that she played all kind of roles in her career which spans more than 10 years but “being sexy” demanded “next level” hard work from her.
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The Tamil nadu based actress initially rejected the item number, according to reports. However, she considered the offer after the film’s director Sukumar gave her the example of Pooja Hegde’s dance number in Rangasthalam. “It’s really challenging to get the steps perfect, the beat, and dance with Allu Arjun, it’s my god tiring” the actress said while sharing about her experience in performing in the song.
Te first ever item song of the actress courted controversy even before the release of its full video. A Men’s association filed a lawsuit against the makers for the lyrics which claim that all men are lustful. Reacting to the controversy, Allu Arjun said “It’s true only” in front of the press.
Watch the lyrical video of the song below :
The film released on 17th of December and many fans were thrilled to see Samantha’s special appearance in the film. In the videos that were shared by Samantha, we can see the fans dancing in front of the screen in multiple theatres. Reacting to the huge reception, Samantha uploaded a special post in her official Instagram account saying that she played all kind of roles but “being sexy” is “next level hard work”.
“I played good , i played bad, i was funny , i was serious, i was a chat show host too.. i work really hard to excel at everything that I take up …but being sexy is next level hard work….phew #ooantavaooooantava Thankyou for the love 🤗♥️” post of the actress read.
Check out the post of the actress below :
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The post garnered nearly 2 million favourites with thousands of reactions from her followers. “And how you excelled at that too! Uff!🔥” said actress Malavika Mohanan who paired with actor Vijay in the recently released “Master” in the comment section of Samantha’s post. “Stunning 😍😍😍” said Tamanna in her comment which were responded by the actress herself. Many other celebrities including Bollywood actress Lakshmi Manchu, South actress Ishwarya menon admired Samantha for her performance in the item number.
— Lakshmi Manchu (@LakshmiManchu) December 20, 2021
Check out some of the other reactions of other celebrities below :