Tollywood film industry will always remember the veteran Telugu superstar Akkineni Nageswara Rao, who passed away after his last film
‘Manam’, at the age of 90. This film in which Shriya Saran also got chance of sharing screen space with him, recollects the memoarable moments. She told that Nag and his family is like her own family, and that it was
Nagarjuna who gave her first break in Telugu. Shriya added that working with ANR was just awesome as he was full of positive energy.
Shooting for one scene, he said her, ‘Why are you stressing out? I would rather die like this in front of the camera than in the hospital. Don’t feel bad for me. I am a very happy man right now.’ Shriya Saran went emotional while watching the premeier of this film.