It is well-known fact that late Telugu actor Srihari had completed the shooting of Prabhu Deva's latest directorial venture R... Rajkumar before his death. The Shahid Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha starrer is now slated to hit the screens on December 6 and the team is busy promoting it. Srihari's wife Disco Shanti broke down in tears, while addressing its publicity event in Hyderabad.
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Written by Shiraz Ahmed, R... Rajkumar revolves around the story of an aimless youth who works for a drug baron. How the entry of an educated girl will change his life will form the rest of the story. Srihari had played the role of Mafia don named Ajit Taaka, who operates out of Malaysia. A few days after completing its shooting, the 49-year-old actor fell ill and breathed his last at Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai, where he was undergoing treatment for a liver ailment.
Post Srihari's death, Disco Shanti made her first public appearance at R... Rajkumar promotion in Hyderabad. Tears in her eyes started flowing down as she took the mic to address the function. Swiping the tears, the yesteryear actress said, "It was Prabhu Deva, who gave Srihari a big break of his career with his debut directorial venture Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana. He had pinned lot of hopes on this movie R... Rajkumar." Continue to read more in the slideshow.