The release date of the film Shaakuntalam was announced by the makers of the movie recently. But now it looks like the film is going to be postponed. It is said that the makers are converting the visual spectacle into 3D which is taking a lot of time. Ever since the movie has been launched, the makers of the film are planning to release it in 3D format.
The makers have come up with a statement saying that, “We aim to give a bigger experience with Shaakuntalam and immerse you in the World of Shaakuntalam, for which we as a team felt 3D would be a brilliant way. To facilitate this, we would be taking some time to put forth and so, will be unable to meet the earlier announced date of release. We thank the support and love showered upon us, from around the world, hoping for your support in this too! We will be announcing a new release date soon.” With the new announcement, netizens are saying that the film may not release anytime soon.
Shaakuntalam is a mythological drama film written and directed by Gunasekhar. Financed by Neelima Guna under Gunaa Teamworks and distributed by Sri Venkateswara Creations. The story of the film is based on a popular play Shakuntala by Kalidasa, the film features Samantha in the titular role of Shakuntala and Dev Mohan as Dushyanta, the king of Puru Dynasty along with Mohan Babu, Gautami, Aditi Balan and Ananya Nagalla in supporting roles. Allu Arjun’s daughter Allu Arha will make her acting debut by playing the role of Prince Bharata. The film will be released in Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil and Kannada.