Amitabh Bachchan honoured with not only awards but also emotions; heres what happened at the IFFI
That megastar Amitabh Bachchan was honoured could not be that big a news but it was not mere that the ‘angry young man’ was awarded with Indian film personality of the year award at the 48th edition of IFFI.
It was Akshay Kumar who narrated his childhood experience of meeting with Big B. He praised the legendary actor heights and also called him the father of Bollywood. He then took permission to touch his feet. Big tweeted, “embarrassed that Akshay does this .. no Akshay this is not done.”
The veteran actor stated that he was embarrassed with what Khiladi Kumar did and wrote ‘not done’ on social media.
Amitabh took to micro-blogging site Twitter and tweeted, “most humbling evening at the IFFI awards .. honoured and filled with such gratefulness to IFFI and the extremely endearing words by Akshay Kumar, Karan, and the dignitaries..”
The actor expressed his happiness on social media and thanked everyone for their kind words. The award was presented to him by Akshay Kumar, who not only gave a heart-warming speech but also touched Big B’s feet. >