Samantha Akkineni is one of the most popular actresses in the Tamil and Telugu film industries. The 34-year-old actress has done some wonderful work in the entertainment industry, including films like Super Deluxe, Mersal and Majili. Samantha has been making headlines in the media due to her growing differences with her husband, Akkineni Naga Chaitanya. Rumours of their divorce have been buzzing on social media for some time now. However, the couple has remained silent on the rumours of their separation and has not yet released an official statement.
Samantha Akkineni is a leading personality in the southern film industry and after living together for more than 3 years, in 2017, she married Chaitanya, the son of famous South superstar, Nagarjuna. Sometime later, rumours of the couple’s divorce surfaced. According to reports, Chaitanya and his father Nagarjuna Akkineni do not like Samantha’s glamorous avatar.
Samantha does a lot of photoshoots and has a booming acting career for which she does not maintain a modest outlook when it comes to her clothing which annoys the Akkineni family.
The Majili actress was last seen in a bold incarnation in the Amazon series ‘The Family Man 2’. Her performance was critically acclaimed and well received by the audience but it is learned that Akkineni’s family did not like it.
Recently, Chaitanya and his father Nagarjuna hosted a dinner party for Aamir Khan at their residence. The pictures went viral on social media in which Samantha’s absence has raised a number of questions. She was not seen attending the dinner party which added fuel to the rumours of separation.
According to reports, Samantha will receive Rs 50 crore in alimony from her husband. A YouTuber has recently released a video confirming the couple’s separation and it is going viral on the internet.
During the promotion of Chaitanya’s upcoming film ‘Love Story’, when asked about the divorce, the actor said that from the very beginning of his life, he has decided to keep his personal life away from his professional life and he will never allow the two to mix in any manner. He also revealed that they do not talk about films at home, never bring films in between their personal lives. He feels that his approach is perfectly balanced for the industry he is working in.