Actor and director samuthirakani was last seen on screen in supporting roles in movies like Kaappaan, Namma Veettu Pillai and had played the lead role in the movie Adutha Saattai directed by Anbazhagan and co-starring Athulya ravi, Rajshri Ponnapppa, Yuvan, and the movie ended disastrously.
Following this he has his Naadodigal 2 starring sasikumar waiting for the release and this movie also stars anjali, Athulya ravi, and bharani and on the other hand even as Adutha Saattai was a sequel, samuthirakani is set to begin his next sequel movie as well soon.
Samuthirakani will be seen playing the lead and directing his next movie Appa 2, the sequel to his 2017 sleeper hit flick Appa and this movie will have him playing a dutiful father who inspires his children and it has been said that this movie will begin shooting in early 2020. At the same time, the actor is working relentlessly on various other language movies too. He recently signed the dotted line to share screen space with mohanlal under Jeetu Joseph's direction. Stay tuned for more updates.