Srikanth, who started his career as a sidekick, and later did a few negative roles, turned hero. After turning a hero, he has no looking back and had crossed the 100 films milestone. Surprisingly, Srikanth though turned a hero, continued to do other characters, which are very important in those respective films. His supporting roles had remained as the image building and helped for the success of many films. He co-starred with Chiranjeevi, Venkatesh, Ram Charan and other such heroes for several films. Though the films in which he played the solo hero did not do well at the Box Office and failed to prove hits commercials, the producers continued to knock his doors and giving him opportunities to play hero in their films. Many other artistes, who started their careers along with Srikanth had changed their courses but Srikanth continued to remain a hero even now. In fact, Srikant has four movies on hand at present. His latest film ‘Naatukodi’ is all set for release as a summer gift. Recently, the film-makers had released the wall posters of ‘Naatukodi’ on the eve of Srikant’s birthday. In addition to this, Srikant is playing another important role in Allu Arjun starrer, ‘’, which is slated to hit the screens on April 22.