The ‘Muththinantha Manushya’ (this is just for his film Arjun Reddy and Geetha Govindam) Vijay Devarakonda was in Bengaluru to promote his new film in Tamil (debut) and Telugu ‘NOTA’.
Dr Shivarajakumar greeted this handsome actor Vijay Devarakonda at Sheraton Hotel. Rockline Venkatesh is the distributor of both language films in Karnataka. Dr Shivarajakumar appreciating the simple and effective presence of Vijay Devarakonda stated that his daughter is great fan of his acting. After Kamal Haasan, I have liked Vijay Devarakonda so much. Shivanna surprised VD visiting his room in Sheraton and later sat with him at the address of the film ‘NOTA’.
Appreciating humbleness of Dr Shivarajakumar the pride of Telugu films Vijay Devarakonda stated that he also wants to speak in a few languages what Dr Shivarajakumar is familiar. A few Kannada words Vijay Devarakonda addressed was because of his earlier days in Bengaluru.
Interesting is that Vijay Devarakonda is working in Rockline Venkatesh film in the coming projects. Rocklineji had given me money in excess of my asking in the past and scripts have not come out well for him pointed Vijay Devarakonda.
Addressing on his new film ‘NOTA’ – the last word in the election ballot paper – ‘None of the above’ has already created ripples in the wake of Telengana Assembly elections. This film would have got released before the court verdict on this film mentioned VD. This film is a political film and when one is compelled to jump in to politics is what the film explains he pointed.
On the Rashmika Mandanna issue of kissing scene in ‘GG’ creating sensation and almost leading to break up of her engagement with Rakshit Shetty, Vijay Devarakonda was not interested in giving explanation. Both are my friends and I should not say anything about it he mentioned.
On his days in Bengaluru this tall and handsome actor VD recalled his Jalahalli days, going to restaurants, Hebbal surroundings, living with friends etc. I have big chunk of friends in Bengaluru. I don’t know so freely I can take a walk today he stated.
Producer of NOTA Gnanavel Raju and Rockline Venkatesh were present at the media briefing of NOTA. Anand Shanker is director of NOTA hitting worldwide on coming Friday.