Jagapathi Babu named as Shobhan Babu of this generation has faced too many problems to come up as hero. Although Jagapathi Babu is the son of famous Producer and Director VB Rajendra Prasad, the problems he faced were not just with flop movies during his starting career but even with his family members.
Jagapathi Babu was the only person in his entire family who wished to become a hero, while his father and elder brother always rejected his idea of becoming a hero. Jagapathi Babu answering a question said that, he cried for nights together sitting alone because of the pressure his family members kept on him discouraging him of becoming a hero.
Jagapathi Babu also said that, his mother was the first to give a nod for his entry as a hero and he named one of his friends in Vizag who supported his entry as hero. On total, there were just three to four members in this film fraternity who really wished that Jagapathi Babu should become a successful hero.