Cricketer and ex-Indian cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin saw the the film Pelli Choopulu recently and he was in complete awe with the film. He lauded director Tarun Bhascker and producer Raj Kandukuri for making such a beautiful movie. The cricketer said that it has been over two decades that he saw a Telugu movie. The last one was EVV's Jamba Lakidi Pamba in a Vizag theatre. It was his son Asaduddin who suggested that the cricketer see this film. Azhar is well versed with the language and he hoped that many more directors and producers come forward and make more such entertaining films.