Shruthi Haasan is acting in the role which Samantha quit. Shruthi after pairing with Dhanush in 3 did not act in any Tamil films. She is acting in Telugu and Hindi films. She while speaking about it said,” I am currently acting in a Hindi film directed by Prabhu Deva.
After this I will be acting in two Telugu films. I am also acting in another Hindi film. On the whole I am acting in 4 films. The shooting of the Hindi film which has Arjun Rampal has commenced. This film is being directed by the famous Bollywood director Nikhil Advani.
I cannot speak very much about my role in this film at this juncture. In Telugu I am acting in the Part 2 of Kandireega. Bellamkonda Suresh is producing this film. I am pairing with Ram in this film. Santhosh Srinivas is directing this film. Next I am acting in the Telugu film titled Yevadu which has Ram Charan Teja in the lead role. Samantha was supposed to do the female lead role but she later on quit this film. Now I am acting in her role.”