When Ali Faizal met Rainman
The actor met Dustin Hoffman at the annual Hollywood Foreign Press Association dinner
Indian actor Ali Fazal was super excited to meet Bollywood actress Sridevi and Hollywood actor-director Dustin Hoffman at a gala dinner in Los Angeles earlier this week.
Ali, who is currently in the US to promote his film Victoria & Abdul, attended the annual Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) dinner. It was a fan boy moment for the actor when he met the two big stars.
Talking about it in a statement, Ali said, "It was indeed a pleasant surprise to meet Sridevi there. I told her how much I admire her as an actress and how till date, she is an inspiration for so many. We spoke about Victoria & Abdul and she was excited to know about it. She even expressed her desire to see the film soon."
Further on his experience, Ali said, "The HFPA is such a respected body of such dignified personnel. The icing on the cake though was meeting a legend like Dustin Hoffman. It was the first experience of the kind for me."