Director Vikram and actor Priyadarshan are long time friends and actress Kalyani accompanied to her father on the sets, as a kid. About this, she related a small incident where she stated crying and was carried away from the sets by Vikram. Actors Akhil and Kalyani are lead stars in the Telugu film Hello that was released yesterday. It is written and directed by Vikram Kumar. Anup Rubens has composed music for the film, which is produced by Akkineni Nagarjuna on his Annapurna Studios banner.