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It is his fourth year as the host of Screen Awards and Sajid Khan is all set to set the stage on fire.

Written by EXPRESS FEATURES SERVICE |
January 7, 2009 2:22:06 am

Sajid Khan sweats over hosting the next Star Screen Awards

It is his fourth year as the host of Screen Awards and Sajid Khan is all set to set the stage on fire. The verdict was that last year’s Screen Awards show was the best among others,and this year too,Khan plans to out-do his own act. If he wowed the audience with his towel-dropping act,inspired by Ranbir Kapoor in Saawariya,this year he plans to bring the house down with his Dostana act,by appearing in micro shorts. “This is my fourth uninterrupted year of hosting the Screen Awards. Last year,I appeared in a towel,this year I will be in briefs. God knows what I will have to do next year,” he laughs.

To achieve an enviable body,somewhere close John Abraham’s,Sajid claims he’s losing 200 grams every day. A rigorous workout and measured diet are de rigeur. His aim is to lose five kilos in the next 10 days. “I may not become like John Abraham,who has a superior body,but at least I will be fit enough to strip down to briefs,” laughs the super-host. John has been his inspiration to pump muscles and lose weight. His exercise regime includes jogging 10 kilometres,two hours of weights,more than 300 pushes and 1,000 crunches,he says. Sajid is also following a diet: it consists of four toasts,a bowl of soup,two rotis,one tandoori chicken,protein shakes and Marie biscuits. Besides Dostana,Sajid along with Shreyas Talpade plans to spoof Fashion,complete with a wardrobe malfunction!

Sajid’s pick
The Star-Screen Awards host gives his choice of nominees for this year
Best Film
A Wednesday
Jodhaa Akbar
Race
Mumbai Meri Jaan
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Best Director
Aditya Chopra – Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Ashutosh Gowariker – Jodhaa Akbar
Madhur Bhandarkar – Fashion
Neeraj Pandey – A Wednesday
Nishikant Kamat – Mumbai Meri Jaan
Best Actor (male)
Akshay Kumar – Singh Is Kinng
Anupam Kher – A Wednesday
Hrithik Roshan – Jodhaa Akbar
Naseeruddin Shah – A Wednesda
Shah Rukh Khan – Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Best Actress (female)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – Jodhaa Akbar
Anushka Sharma – Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Deepika Padukone – Bachna Ae Haseeno
Kangana Ranaut – Fashion
Priyanka Chopra – Fashion
Best Music
Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na – A R Rahman
Jodhaa Akbar – A R Rahman
Jannat – Pritam
Singh Is Kinng – Pritam
Race – Pritam

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