Salman Khan will receive the Variety Zee Cine Award at the Bollywood kudos, which this year will be held in London’s Docklands on Saturday.
Nod is bestowed upon an individual who has helped spread the Hindi-language film industry to a global audience. Last year’s recipient was Yash Raj Chopra.
The 14th Zee Cine Awards for India’s film and music industry will hand out laurels in seven categories against a backdrop of a high-wattage Bollywood show starring Shah Rukh Khan.
Ceremony is now aired in 128 countries and can be seen by 500 million viewers.