I don’t go and receive awards, I just go and perform says Salman Khan


The entire Indian film fraternity is right now in the glamorous city if New York for the annual IIFA awards. While individuals ar speculating who might leave with the coveted trophies on the elegant night, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan says he prefers performing at such ceremonies over receiving an honour.

“I have never won an award. I have some supporting actor award. I like rewards more than awards.Recalling a incident when a magazine editor had called him to go to a award appear as he was nominated for ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, he included, “I was nominated alongside Jackie Shroff and others. The moment my name was reported, I stood up to receive the award but it went to Jackie. I don’t go and receive awards, I just go and perform.”

“Even after such bad performances, they (organisers) are paying me for it. I am more than happy doing it. It resembles I am getting money for standing there,” kidded Salman. On the work front, Salman is right now shooting for his upcoming film ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ alongside Katrina Kaif which is planned to release in December this year.