Hyderabad, Sep 22: Emraan Hashmi, who is riding high on the success of 'Raaz 3', found the boost he is expecting when Bollywood super star Salman Khan decided to elevate him to the next level. Salman in his media interactions felt that he is the most underrated actor of the present generation. It is a well known fact that Emraan's success rate is on par with Salman Khan. All his films like 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai', 'Murder 2', 'The Dirty Picture', 'Jannat 2', 'Shanghai' and most recently, 'Raaz 3' performed well at Bollywood box office.
Salman speaking at the audio release of 'Ishkq In Paris' said, "Emraan Hashmi is the most underrated actor and now he should get his due. He has given hit after hit. He is damn good as an actor. I really like him." Salman, who launched the film's music, was at his wittiest and bullied everyone on stage, including actress-producer Preity Zinta, actor Rhehan Malliek and director Prem Raj.Salman shot a special song titled "Kudiye di kurti" for the film with Preity, and the actress says she was stunned to see his professionalism.
Speaking about Salman, Preity said, "I have worked with Salman Khan in tons of films, but when he came on sets, he asked the choreographer to show the steps. Then he said 'Let's go for a take', and he did it perfectly on the first take itself." She went on to add, "He is super professional. I thought we will take four to five takes, but we finished in just two takes," 'Ishkq In Paris', releasing on November 2, is a romantic comedy.