Gauthami, who was once an active actress in South Indian cinema says she will return with full power. She was away from cinema due to cancer. She was speaking on the occasion of the international film festival in Trivandrum. She said that not only to acting, but her return will be to produce and direct cinema. She desires to handle challenging roles. Her daughter compels her to return to film after two years because her daughter knows how much Gauthami loves cinema. She also said that she is aware of her skills and ability. And, she will return with powerful characters. She will also direct movies after some training, she said.