Nagarjuna, who shared screen space with Jaya Prakash Reddy in several films like Manmadhudu, King, Bhai and Adhipathi, tweeted: “He was a fine gentleman, Mr Jaya Prakash Reddy Garu… My condolences to his family and may his soul rest in peace.”
He was a fine gentle man mr. Jaiprakash reddy Garu .. my condolences to his family and may his soul rest in peace🙏
— Nagarjuna Akkineni (@iamnagarjuna) September 8, 2020
“I am extremely sad to hear about the sudden demise of my dear friend, Jaya Prakash Reddy garu. We were such a great combination onscreen. Will definitely miss him. RIP. Praying for his family and loved ones,” tweeted Venkatesh Daggubati who co-starred with the late actor in several films like Ganesh, Tulasi and Brahma Puthrudu.
Director SS Rajamouli, in his eulogy piece, wrote: Shocked and saddened to know about the sudden demise of #JayaPrakashReddy garu.
Shocked & saddened to know about the sudden demise of #JayaPrakashReddy garu. Had great times working with him. Thanks for entertaining us with your versatility by portraying some memorable comedy and villian roles over the decades. May your soul rest in peace 🙏
— rajamouli ss (@ssrajamouli) September 8, 2020
Genelia Deshmukh, who shared screen space with Jaya Prakash Reddy in Ready, wrote, “RIP #Jayaprakashreddy garu .. Remembering fondly our great times at shoots.. Was always fun interacting with you.. Prayers and strength to the family