However in a recent media interaction, Vijayendra Prasad said that he liked Balakrishna’s Samarasimha Reddy. He also admitted that he writes a story for one hero and in some situations he has narrated the same story to the another hero.
And the talented writer said that he wrote Simhadri story for Balakrishna but he has explained the same story to NTR. With few changes, the film went on floors with two heroines.
This film brought immense mass following for NTR and since then, NTR’s mass image is intact with a few experiments now and then.