Post the success of Majili, Samantha and Naga Chaitanya took a small break from work and they will be resuming the shoots of 96 remake and Venky Mama very soon. There were reports that they will be a part of Nagarjuna's next projects and both of them gave clarity about the same. Samantha will be seen in a cameo in Manmadhudu 2 which is being directed by her friend Rahul Ravindran. On the other hand, Naga Chaitanya will be seen in a crucial role in the sequel of Soggade Chinni Nayana. He also gave clarity that Akhil Akkineni is not playing a role in the movie contrary to the reports which said so. Manmadhudu 2 and Soggade Chinni Nayana are going to be extra special because of these special appearances.