Samantha and Naga Chaitanya have dominated tabloids all year for their relationship. Recently the stars openly declared that the two are indeed in love and plan to get married. Naga Chaitanya was promoting his film Premam in Hyderabad and opened up about his relationship with Samantha for the first time to the media. He said,
'I’m a private person and that’s why I never chose to speak about this (his relationship) in public. My friends have known about it for a long time. When the time was right, we told our families and we plan to get married next yearAsked about his father, superstar Nagarjuna’s, reaction to their relationship, he said, 'When I told my father, he looked at me and said, ‘I’ve known this for a long time’. We are happy that our families have been very supportive of our decision.'
Samantha and Naga Chaitanya are planning to get married in December 2017.