Power Star Pavan Kalyan and comedian Ali have a great friendship that Ali acted in every Pavans movie except for in his debut movie Akkada Ammaayi Ikkada Abbaayi.
When asked Ali about his friendship with Pavan, he said that he met Pavan and Naga Babu, when he used to meet Mega Star Chiranjeevi regularly at his house in Madras and even after shifting to Hyderabad. And that was even before Pavan started acting. He even mentioned that their bonding began since the Tholi Prema days.
Ali even mentions that Pavan Kalyan is very reserved and he is usually uncomfortable when some one keeps watching him on the sets. He even said that he likes Pavan Kalyan as a good human being and that he has a great helping nature.