If Idiot was written for Pawan Kalyan, CGTR was written for Ravi Teja.
The director went up to RT and narrated the story four years ago. RT lost no time in suggesting Pawan's name as the best fit and advised him to urgently go to Pawan. An enlightened Puri obliged.
"When I first narrated the story to Pawan, he said that I had written it very intelligently. He agreed the story immediately," PJ said.
Even DVV Danayya was thrilled when he learnt that Pawan agreed to be Rambabu.