Shalini Pandey in her recent interview said that Arjun Reddy is not a film for her but an experience. She said she gelled perfectly with hero Vijay while shooting and said he is a cool guy. She praised the director Sandeep and comedian Shiva for their amazing work. About her kissing and intimate scenes she said kissing is nothing but an emotion and not a derogatory stuff. She said the intensity of the movie demands such scenes but not the promotional tools .She said she is passionate about acting in all languages with big heroes.