In a recent interview, Sam said that the negative comments helped her lot to build a successful career. Samantha further added that if anyone comments her that Samantha cannot act in that role, she took it as a challenge and worked hard to showcase her acting prowess.
U Turn is a remake of 2016’s critically-acclaimed Kannada indie hit U Turn. Lucia fame Pawan Kumar, who helmed the original movie, is directing the remake of U Turn, which revolves around the mystery behind the death of motorists who die tragic deaths after breaking traffic rules on a particular flyover in Bengaluru. Samantha Akkineni is essaying the role played by Shraddha Srinath in U-Turn, which is remade in Tamil and Telugu.