This movie from his mentor, transformed him from Prakash Rai to Prakash Raj.
While the Oxford English Dictionary offers a definition of role-playing as "the changing of one's behaviour to fulfill a social role", Many children participate in a form of role-playing known as make believe, wherein they adopt certain roles such as doctor and act out those roles in character.
Sometimes make believe adopts an oppositional nature, resulting in games such as cops and robbers.
The present generation film viewers were left awestruck with his performances which oozes variations from one character to the other.
If he is seen as a caring father in Bommarillu, then the same person is showcased as a hapless citizen in Temper. However, it's his roleplay in the Tamil movie, Saamy which brought in a lot of accolades amongst the Tamil viewers followed by his role in Tiruppachi as Saniyan Saggadi.
Kota Srinivasa Rao The 72-year-old legend, who debuted in 1978 with Pranam Khareedu, has acted in 4 different languages in over 250 films.