The Humble Megastar Chiranjeevi honours K.Raghavendra Rao.
Veteran filmmaker K Raghavendra Rao (KRR) was honoured with Allu Ramalingaiah Kalapeetam Award, for his contribution to Indian cinema, at a glittering function here on Wednesday.
The award ceremony provided an opportunity for several personalities from various walks of life to wax eloquent about the achievements of the director and also remembered Allu Ramalingaiah’s unparalleled contribution to the Telugu film industry.
Chiranjeevi, actor and son-in-law of Allu Ramalingaiah said, “Like everyone, even I’m also a big fan of Allu Ramalingaiah before coming into films but I learnt a lot personally and was inspired after seeing him from close quarters.
Moreover, it’s an honour to felicitate KRR with this award since both of them are very close friends and share a great camaraderie. I witnessed and enjoyed their pranks on the sets.”