Jagapathi Babu – Open Heart with RK
Open Heart with RK is a popular show of new channel ABN Telugu. Recently, RK interviewed Jagapathi Babu, who had become a popular villain in Telugu industries in recent years. Let’s know what Jagapathi Babu says about his journey.
When RK asked about his failures and success in the film industry, Jagapathi babu starts explaining that he felt he has no career in film industry in 2012 which made him think of acting in Telugu serials but he has never thought of getting a wonderful change in the films as a villain which has changed his fate. This is a miracle and I am getting chances from Bollywood too, he says.
My brother is more a friend to me than a brother and he is also a nice advisor who encouraged me while I am trying in films, said Jagapathi Babu. He explained acting in all the languages is his passion and not even Big bee Amitabh Bachchan did it.
When RK asked about many people cheating him, he explained that there were numerous situations where he got cheated and now he learned to be alert as he has no time. Jagapathi Babu said that he will never expect anything from anyone but always be ready to help as it is a kind of blessing.
When RK asked why he doesn’t maintain the discipline of his father in some situations, Jagapathi Babu said that he will follow all schedules and there is nothing like he doesn’t follow any discipline. RK showed the video of Posani Krishna Murali, who is also an actor, asking Jagapathi Babu why doesn’t he save some money and doing help to everyone when his father did the same and suffering today? Do you feel money is not really important?
Jagapathi Babu replying to Posani, he agree that he wasted a lot of money but when it comes to help others, it would be better to that than saving the money. If we are not spending money on ourselves, for whom we are saving the money, Jagapathi Babu asks in return.
He also explained he is saving 60% of his earning and spending remaining for his family and others, which feels okay to everyone. He took actor Nagarjuna as perfect example as he is the man he earn and enjoy his life in a proper manner without thinking about saving more.
When RK asked how he got an offer as a villain, Jagapathi Babu said, he was lazy to shave his beard and when stylist Ram asked for a photo shoot, he didn’t consider shaving his beard completely or dying his hair which has given a thought for Boyati to take him as a villain in Legend. Jagapathi Babu also said that according to the words of astrologer, he could have the best career from 2013 and from 2018, it will be in peaks and that was happening exactly.
Boyapati asked Jagapathi Babu how he felt when he explained story and selected Jagapathi Babu as a villain in Legend movie. Jagapathi said by that time his career was completed as a hero and there is no way for him to do as a hero again.
He also said there were days where no one has offered food in the film shooting sets and no money to buy for himself for three days. When RK asked about who is his best friend, he said actor Arjun and there are other 2 to 3 members, but he don’t who will help in his hard times.
Arjun asked Jagapathi what will he do if was elected as a one day CM. Jagapathi said that he will collect money from all corrupted people and solve the problems of people by distributed that money. Speaking about caste system in India, he said it is a crime to kill, rape, vote or discriminate based on the caste as the caste system was created by some humans decades ago and he won’t care for it.
Indraja a female Telugu actress of 1990s who had worked with Jagapathi Babu in a few films asked him about how satisfying his film journey was. Jagapathi Babu replied saying he was satisfied with his journey though he faced some problems.
He also explained while doing the movie “Jai Bolo Telangana”, many people said not to act in the film as people of Andhra Pradesh won’t accept it but he didn’t find any issue with anyone after the release of the film.
Telugu actress Aamani who have acted in Subhalagnam and Mamichiguru movies with Jagapathi Babu which is his favorite film and Jagapathi Babu said his favorite film was Subhalagnam as it is has a radical element in it. He also praised Aamani for her wonderful performance in the movie.