Super Star Krishna – the inspiration for Firestar Solomon Raju role

Director Srinu Vaitla is known to create few funny characters from the industry in his movies and create a doubt in the minds of audience who could be it. It was Chakri in Jayasuriya character in King movie and one more such character is Firestar Solomon Raju. MS Narayana played the role of a old Super star ‘Firestar Solomon Raju’ in Ravi Teja’s Dubai Seenu directed by Srinu Vaitla. The role then became controversial with people started guessing who could be the inspiration behind the role. Srinu Vaitla then bluntly refused stating no one is in his mind while designing the character.
But after 5 years of the movie release, MS Narayana the actor who played the role had revealed the secret. In a TV show, he confessed that it was Super Star Krishna who is behind that role. However, he had added that Krishna had admired his acting in the role and never got hurt due to that.