John Travolta, who is iconic for his performances in a number of films such as ��Saturday Night Fever�۪ (1977), ��Grease�۪ (1978) and ��Pulp Fiction�۪ (1994), was one of the many Hollywood celebrities seen mingling with the Bollywood stars over the IIFA weekend in Tampa Bay, Florida.�� The award show, which was held between 23rd and 26th April, was also where Travolta expressed his desire of wanting to work with Deepika Padukone.
���I want to work with the actress who worked in ��Ram Leela�۪. I think her name is Deepika Padukone��_ She is amazing, she�۪s great,� he said to Deccan Chronicle.
The Hollywood actor, who will be seen making his Bollywood debut with Shekhar Kapur�۪s ��Paani�۪, also spoke of his admiration for Bollywood and went on to mention that some of his favourite films are ��Lagaan�۪ (2001), ��Krrish�۪ (2006) and ��3 Idiots�۪ (2009).
Travolta was awarded with the Outstanding Contribution to International Cinema trophy at the main event.
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By, Manpreet Bhandal.