Photos: HTLS 2019: Actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Akshay Kumar at the 17th edition of Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2019

Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan and Akshay Kumar were in conversation with Sonal Kalra, managing editor, entertainment and lifestyle, Hindustan Times during HTLS 2019. Akshay, upon being asked why despite being an action star he chose to play an unconventional role, said, "I consider myself lucky that I got to play a transgender person in Laxmi Bomb. I’m proud of that role." Kareena Kapoor Khan on doing unconventional roles said, "No one had faith in me to play a prostitute in Chameli, including the producer." The theme for this year’s thought conclave is “Conversations for a better tomorrow” and will see political leaders, corporate heads and torchbearers from various fields ideate and debate the issue.

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Actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Akshay Kumar with Sonal Kalra, Managing Editor - Entertainment and Lifestyle, Hindustan Times during HTLS 2019 in New Delhi on Friday. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

Actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Akshay Kumar with Sonal Kalra, Managing Editor - Entertainment and Lifestyle, Hindustan Times during HTLS 2019 in New Delhi on Friday. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

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Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan during HTLS 2019 said that Anushka and Deepika are turning producers despite being married, times are changing. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan during HTLS 2019 said that Anushka and Deepika are turning producers despite being married, times are changing. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

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Actor Akshay Kumar during HTLS 2019 said that anyone in his place would’ve jumped at the opportunity to interview Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

Actor Akshay Kumar during HTLS 2019 said that anyone in his place would’ve jumped at the opportunity to interview Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Ajay Aggarwal/HT PHOTO)

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Actor Akshay Kumar during HTLS 2019 said that he’s done about 140 films in his career and Good Newwz is one of his best films. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

Actor Akshay Kumar during HTLS 2019 said that he’s done about 140 films in his career and Good Newwz is one of his best films. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

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Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan during HTLS 2019 said that to her, Akshay is like coming home, he’s like family. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan during HTLS 2019 said that to her, Akshay is like coming home, he’s like family. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

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