Comedian Srinivas Reddy related how he came in to films. He did not know anyone, except for a friend who was a pan shop owner. Srinivas Reddy gave the pan shop number as his contact, and received calls. He did some odd jobs for his friend. He said that his inspiration is Charlie Chaplin. Usually, viewers do not give much importance to serious roles played by comedians, unless the content is strong, he said. Srinivas Reddy is seen some serious roles too.