The actress was questioned by a media person about the rumours on her seperation from husband Naga Chaitanya.
Shaakuntalam also marks the movie debut of actor Allu Arjun's four-year-old daughter Allu Arha and also actor Dev Mohan's Telugu debut.
The actress garnered praise for her role of Raji, which marked her debut in the Hindi entertainment industry.
Samantha said she was particular about playing her character Raji with a 'balanced, nuanced and sensitive' approach.
'The Family Man' is slated to be released on June 4.
Unconfirmed sources stated the show is now slated to release in June.
Samantha said that she had been part of movies with different genres and that she always wanted to do a period drama.
Dev Mohan will be seen playing the role of King Dushyanta in the movie.
Samantha recently watched the film and took to her social media pages to share a few words about the movie.
Naga Chaitanya, who turns 34 is celebrating his birthday on the beaches of Maldives.