Vijay Deverakonda (Vijay Deverakonda) does not belong to any film family nor does he have any godfather, yet he managed to make a special place in the film world. He joined ‘Koffee with Karan 7’ to promote his next film ‘Liger’. In the show, he talked a lot about his career and life.
The actor revealed that he was inspired to make a career in films after watching Shah Rukh Khan and Chiranjeevi. They say, ‘It’s okay to dream, even if your family tells you not to dream that big. If I can come from outside and do all this, then anyone in the country can do it.
Vijay Deverakonda will make his Bollywood debut with ‘Liger’. (Photo Credits: Instagram@thedeverakonda)
Shahrukh Khan-Chiranjeevi inspired to enter films
He further explains, ‘When I was growing up, I saw Shahrukh coming from Delhi. Chiranjeevi started from zero. He has given you hope that this can happen. I think I need to do something similar for my generation and the people who come after me, because it helps and it shows you a way. This keeps my boat moving.
Told Rashmika Mandanna a good friend
The actor also talked about his romance with Rashmika Mandanna. Vijay said that they are just good friends and said, ‘I did two films with him in the initial phase. Rashmika is very sweet and I like her very much. They are really a good friend. You share a lot through films, it creates a bond.
Film ‘Liger’ to release on August 25
He further explains, ‘Usually you come close to each other so quickly that your bond also gets stronger very fast. I also take some time to sit with a girl and spend time with her. Vijay Deverakonda will debut in Bollywood with the film ‘Liger’ to be released on 25 August 2022.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 29, 2022, 17:55 IST