In the group photo at IFFI, Akshay and Salman avoided eye contact with each other and Amitbah Bachchan stood between them on the stage.
International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which was founded in 1952, was back for the 48th year in Goa.
Siddharth Malhotra danced to the hit tracks of Amitabh Bachchan and paid tribute to the megastar's 48 years of contribution to the field of cinema, singer and composer Papon added glitter with remarkable performance. Big B received the award at the recently concluded International Film Festival of India in Goa.
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The star, 75, also shared a photograph from the event, where Irani and actor Akshay Kumar were presenting him with the award. Well, it wasn't a joke that embarrassed Big B but it was Akki's attempt to touch his feet.
On the work front, Amitabh Bachchan has geared up for his next Thugs Of Hindostan that also stars Aamir Khan and "Dangal" star Fatima Sana Shaik.
Sharing two photographs from the moment, Big B wrote: "Embarrassed that Akshay does this ... no Akshay this is not done", tweeted Big B. We can't decide what's more adorable - Big B's words or the IFFI moment. While we always knew Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif will bring the curtains down on this week long fiesta, Akshay Kumar's appearance was a surprise element. Directed by R.Balki, Padman releases next year in January.