Samantha Akkineni is undoubtedly one of the biggest and most popular stars in the Telugu film industry today. Her recent films like Rangasthalam and U-Turn are examples. According to a report, Samantha might bag the lead role in the Telugu remake of the recently-released Bollywood hit Stree. Apparently, a leading Telugu producer has bagged the remake rights of the film and is very keen to rope in Samantha for the remake. Stree is a horror-comedy and it has been directed by Amar Kaushik.