Talking on the event, Nagarjuna mentioned that the occasion was deliberate on today as a result of it occurs to be the beginning anniversary of his father and legendary actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao. “It’s particular doing a movie referred to as Devadas so a few years after my father labored in a movie with the identical title. I must thank Vyjayanthi Movies and Sriram for the chance. That is my fifth movie with producer Aswini Dutt and I’m ever grateful to him.”
Speaking about teaming up with Nani, he mentioned, “Each time I considered one thing with all my coronary heart, it has come true. I’ve been pondering of doing a multi-starrer with Nani for a very long time and I’m glad it received fulfilled by way of Devadas. At any time when I see Nani on display screen, I really feel like defending him. Coincidentally, I play an identical function within the movie. It was fantastic working with Nani.” Nagarjuna went on to joke that he and Nani ought to reunite for the movie’s sequel.
That is Sriram’s third movie. Nagarjuna was all reward for the younger director. “He’s fairly younger. For somebody his age, it’s not simple to deal with us. It’s superb how he dealt with so many individuals and managed to finish the challenge efficiently.”
Nani additionally echoed comparable ideas about Sriram. “By dealing with all of us and finishing the challenge as deliberate, he has already succeeded. If the movie does properly in theatres, it’ll be even greater success.”
On the expertise of working with Nagarjuna, Nani mentioned, “I’ve all the time questioned how he manages to remain so younger even at his age. I’d ship my assistant to search out out what he eats and drinks. However the secret to his health is that he’s usually a really joyful individual and is filled with positivity. I totally loved working with him. On the final day of the units, he complimented my work and I already really feel the movie has succeeded.”
In an earlier chat with this author, Sriram opened up in regards to the challenge and defined how he roped in Nani and Nagarjuna. ““I’ve grown up watching Nagarjuna sir’s movies and to get to work with him at this time is so thrilling. I’m certain not many administrators get this chance so early on of their profession. In case of Nani, I’ve all the time needed to work with him and I’m certain the expertise goes to be completely enjoyable,” Sriram mentioned, including that the movie can’t be segmented into one specific style. “Similar to my earlier movies, I can categorise this movie into one style. It’ll be a multi-genre movie with lovely feelings and nice visuals. The on display screen relationship between Nani and Nagarjuna would be the movie’s main spotlight,” he mentioned.