- "I predicted it as it has Salman and Katrina together," he said
- Paresh Pahuja played Azaan, an Indian Army sniper
- Tiger Zinda Hai has so far earned Rs 254.75 crore
Paresh has featured in several commercials and Tiger Zinda Hai is his debut film. "Life has changed completely. People recognise me now. Professionally, things have changed big time. My phone hasn't stopped ringing. My dream directors are interested in me. People have voted for me for the Filmfare Best Supporting Role and Best Debut. My speech is already ready," he told IANS.
Of co-starring with superstar Salman, Paresh said, "He has been my favourite since Karan Arjun. I got to be in the same frame with him in my first film. The feeling was surreal."
Tiger Zinda Hai, directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, also stars Sajjad Delafrooz, Angad Bedi, Paresh Rawal, Girish Karnad and Anant Vidhaat Sharma . Salman and Katrina reprise their roles of Tiger (a RAW agent) and Zoya (a Pakistani spy).
(With IANS inputs)