In an interview, actress Ileana made cheap comments on Tollywood. She said that Tollywood directors are more interested in skin show of actresses than offering roles for acting. Ileana made her debut in Tollywood with Devadas movie in which Ram was the male lead. The movie became a hit and she was flooded with offers. She took Rs 1 crore as remuneration for Mahesh Babu starrer Pokiri. Her last movie in Tollywood was Julai. Later, the actress moved to Bollywood where she acted in some movies. However, Ileana did not get offers from Tollywood.