64th Jio Filmfare Awards 2017 south had been conducted in grand manner in Hyderabad with the attendance from the actors of Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam languages. Jr.NTR had won Telugu best actor award in lead role for the movie “Naannaku Prematho”. Actor Karthi had presented the filmfare award to Jr. Ntr
After collecting the best actor award, Jr.Ntr said “Andaraiki namaskaram, ee samvatsaram nenepatiki marchipoleni samvatsaram, god has been kind, fans have been very supportive, my directors have been very focused and I have been very lucky. Mukyanga Naannaku Prematho aney chitram kevalam oka manishi vijayam idi, that is none other than director Mr Sukumar sir. Chitram anedi oka adbutamaina gnapakani migilchindi, it has taught me what a father is to a son and what a son is to father and correct ga ma abayi puttina samvatsaraniki ee cinema release avadam jarigindi and ee chitram vala naku na koduki unna anubandham inka strong ayindi”
“So Naannaku Prematho would always be close to my heart and thanks a lot to my producer Boguluri Prasad garu, thanks a lot my dear friend Bapi, I would like to thank Devi for those amazing songs and thanks a lot Jagapathi Babu garu for being an amazing friend and costar, thanks a lot Rajendra Prasad garu for being an amazing father, thanks Rajeev, Srinivas and Sravan for being amazing brothers. Thanks Vijay chakravarthi for your amazing work as an dop for the film and last but not the least thanks a lot for the audience and thanks a lot to all my fans”
Vijay Devarakonda who was hosting the event took mike said “Tarak bhai last time meru award share chedamani decide chesinapudu nenu lenu, mari e roju chedama?” To which Jr.NTR replied “Nuvu nomination lo unnava guru? Levu kada, sarey mari ipudu teseskundam da”. Immediately Vijay rushed to Jr NTR and posed to photographs by holding the filmfare award along with Jr.Ntr.