The gorgeous pair of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif is all set to come alive on the big screen with Tiger Zinda Hai. However, before that the duo shared adorable moments at the IIFA press meet on Thursday. Much to the delight of Bhai’s fans, they not only looked great together but also exchanged delightful conversation.
Both Katrina and Salman will perform at IIFA awards to be held at the iconic MetLife Stadium in New York on July 14-15. The actors were joined by Badrinath Ki Dulhania star Alia Bhatt, who will be making her IIFA debut this year. The actress, who has been nominated in the Best Actress category for Udta Punjab and Dear Zindagi, is super excited about her debut performance and “can’t wait” to go and hit the floors.
The highlight of the moment came when Katrina was speaking about her performance for the award night. It was then that the Sultan star interrupted, saying, “But you don’t have to worry anything about her. I think she is one of the best dancers we have in the industry.”
Meanwhile, Katrina said that she’s hoping it will be something memorable.“It is such a great platform that not only showcases the celebration of cinema globally, but also it’s a great opportunity for us to reach out to our fans worldwide. I am excited that this year, it is happening in one of my favorite cities - New York!,” the Bang Bang actress said.
However, the Sultan star’s comment on his performance was the best, “No idea. Only after I am done with the performance, I might have an idea of what I have done on stage.” For attendees of the IIFA Rocks 2017 show, a celebration of 25 years of Oscar winning talent A.R. Rahman has been organised. It will also feature a medley of musicians including Rahman, Diljit Dosanjh, Benny Dayal, Javed Ali, Neeti Mohan, Jonita Gandhi and Haricharan Seshadri.The inimitable Riteish Deshmukh and Manish Paul will host IIFA Rocks, to be held a day before the main awards event.
The awards night, to be telecast live on Colors, has a star-studded line-up of performers. Apart from Salman, Katrina and Alia, audiences can look forward to Shahid Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon among others on the stage at the Metlife Stadium.