Arjun Reddy-fame, Vijay Deverkonda won the Filmfare Best Actor Award for Telugu film, 2017-2018, recently. While speaking at the Awards ceremony, Vijay Deverkonda said that he was happy to be receiving the Award, after being nominated alongside greats like, Chiranjeevi, Balakrishna and Venkatesh. He described his journed before Arjun Reddy. He said that he was guided all along by Yevadde Subramanyam directors, sisters Swetha Dutt and Pooja Dutt. They helped him to get the roles in Pelli Chupulu and Arjun Reddy, he said.