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I'm very nervous when I dance: Ranbir Kapoor

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Kapoor, who will be seen hosting and performing at the upcoming 19th edition of The International Indian Film and Academy (IIFA), says he is very nervous when he performs in front of a live audience.

"I am very nervous when I dance. When we dance for there is a camera and there are takes but when you dance for a live audience there is just that one take so you have to give your best. There are no cuts," told the the press conference for IIFA here.

The 35-year-old said he likes to keep practising the dance steps. "I want to rehearse more because I want to better myself," he added.

The 19th edition of IIFA is returning back to Bangkok, after a decade. said he was extremely excited for this edition.

"is the place where I first won my IIFA award for my debut film 'Saawariya'. I am looking forward," he said.

The "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" was joined by filmmaker Karan Johar, actor and Ranbir praises Shahid and said that the "Padmaavat" star is impeccable on stage.

Karan, who was one of the hosts for the 18th edition of IIFA, will again reprise his role as a presenter this year.

He says that this year the event will be grander as several stars will be seen performing.

"I think the IIFA stage is always the most glamorous. It is large and has all the epicness... Also this year we have so many performances... We have and and many other movie stars who are going to light up the stage in and I can't wait to get back," the filmmaker said.

Asked who hosts the best after parties, Karan said: "It's always Salman Khan, who has the best after parties. He is definitely the man who brings everyone together in one room. So everytime there's IIFA and Salman is there, there's always a big after party in his room."

Shahid, who will be performing and seen as a host at the three-day gala, which will be held on June 22-24 at the Siam Niramit Theatre in Bangkok, said he was not sure if his wife and daughter would join him.

"I'd definitely be there," he said.

Kartik, who will make a debut as a host in the event, says he is excited for the event.

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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 22:24 IST
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