Actor Saif Ali Khan says he joined the Indian film industry chiefly because of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. The 40-year-old actor who has worked with Big B in the 2007 film
Eklavya: The Royal Guard
, is all set to work with him again in Prakash Jha’s next,
“I joined films pretty much because of Amitji so it’s always an absolute honour to work with him,” said Saif.
Elated to know about Saif's thoughts, Big B revealed that he felt honoured after hearing what Saif had to say. He also remembered some old moments spent with Saif.
“Saif was six-seven years old and had visited my sets in Filmcity. He was a very confused looking youngster then, who stood at the top of the hill, sitting on a rock all by himself and watched the shooting. From then on, I have watched him grow so brilliantly to a fine actor with a lot of variety in every performance,” revealed the actor.