Guru Teaser: The mantra Venkatesh's character follows while training his students are: "Learn to be the best. Otherwise, get the hell out of here"
Venkatesh's Guru: "He's very like the character in the film, both a perfectionist and a strict disciplinarian," said Sudha Kongara Prasad
"I'm really overwhelmed and touched with all the love and affection that the people of Japan have showered upon me and my film Irudhi Suttru. I had never anticipated this," said Madhavan
Reprising the role of Madhavan in the Saala Khadoos Telugu remake Guru, Venkatesh's discipline and dedication has left a lasting impression on the film's director Sudha Kongara