Raj and DK on Samantha Akkineni’s action sequences in The Family Man 2: She gives competition to the men out there

Raj recalled that in one of the scenes, Samantha was so good that they thought she was hitting someone for real. Written by A. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. We were watching on the monitor. That is exactly what I want,’” Raj Nidimoru said.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
Krishna DK added that Samantha Akkineni spent a lot of time to prep for the action sequences. The Family Man 2 will mark Samantha Akkineni’s debut in the OTT space. So, Sam you are giving competition to the men out there,” he concluded. (Photo: Raj and DK/Instagram, Samantha Akkineni/Instagram)Actor Tamannaah Bhatia on Saturday revealed that Samantha Akkineni has performed action sequences in The Family Man Season 2, directed by Raj and DK. Tamannaah surprised Samantha with a video message from director duo Raj and DK who were all praise for the Rangasthalam actor. Apart from Samantha, the Raj and DK directorial will star Manoj Bajpayee in the lead role. Tamannaah made the revelation on Samantha’s talk show Sam Jam Samantha. The punches came off really well on the screen.”
The director went on to compare Samantha Akkineni with Nagarjuna. “She spent a lot of time working out, chiselling her body and increasing her fitness. She didn’t take even a second and said, ‘I am up for it. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd


Samantha Akkineni Narrating the episode, Raj said, “In a scene, she was supposed to punch a man. Sam Jam Samantha streams on Aha. Kameshwari
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December 13, 2020 8:12:58 pm

Raj and DK's The Family Man 2 stars Samantha Akkineni in the lead role. “When we spoke to her for the first time, we told her that it is not a glamorous role and it will have a lot of action sequences. It used to burn so bad when I would take a shower.” She also paid tribute to the stunt performers in the industry. In a way, she was getting trained for martial arts,” the director said. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. It will also be her first Hindi outing. And now, we feel the same about Samantha. We really thought she was hitting the man for real. “There were days when Nagarjuna used to punch on screen, and we used to think that’s how action should be done. A blushing Samantha then told Tamannaah, “Working with Raj-DK was the best experience.”
Talking about performing stunts on her own, the 33-year-old added, “I used to be bruised and have cuts all over my body.