Vijay Deverakonda was the chief guest at the pre-release event of ‘Jathi Rathnalu’ starring Naveen Polishetty, Faria Abdullah, Priyadarsi and Rahul Ramakrishna in the lead roles. It was more like a get together of the friends on the stage.
Vijay Deverakonda was quite nostalgic about his friendship with Priyadarshi, Naveen Polishetty and Rahul Ramakrishna during the days when they had been struggling for offers and doing theatre. He put all of them in the same space as himself and gave a speech a true gives remembering his friends.
Especially, he mentioned how Nag Ashwin was influential in shaping up his career in the initial stages and how he stood for Vjay through thick and thick and gave him opportunities when Deverakonda was an unknown person. He fought to give the second hero role in ‘Evade Subramanyam’ revealed Vijay.
Though it was ‘Jathi Rathnalu’ event, Vijay also got enough mention in all the speeches given by the key players and it’s like a double benefit, publicity for the movie and also publicity for Vijay Deverakonda in the wake of his Bollywood debut with ‘Liger’.