Is Salman Khan upset? Wants his name removed from award lists
We spotted Bollywood star Salman Khan recently at an awards function. The actor preferred to keeps his answers short, but was in a good mood. Excerpts from the tete a tete.
What’s your take on award functions?
I like it when others get the awards. Awards do not make a difference to me. I like to attend because it is like a get together for me and I get to meet a lot of others from the film industry.
You do not accept awards too.
Yes. I think they should delete my name from the nominations also. I have been around for so many years. The younger generation should be nominated and awarded. I will attend and perform at these awards.
There are some good films that are being made these days.
Yes. But I thought there should have been a better film made than Bajrangi Bhaijaan last year, but that was not to be
How is your film with director Ali Abbas Zafar and actress Anushka Sharma - Sultan shaping up?
It is shaping up well, but then it is a difficult film to do.
Will we see you work with director Sooraj Barjatya again after Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo?
Well, I am ready whenever he is keen to work with me and make movies with me.
Have you seen your Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo co-star Sonam Kapoor’s recent release Neerja?
No, I have been unable to see the film, but when she was shooting with me for Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo, she did show me some snatches. She is a very hard working actress and I am sure the audience loves her.
Aamir Khan was praising your film Sultan.
Well, I equally excited about his film Dangal.
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