"I'm really excited to be a part of IIFA this year and I will be performing at the IIFA awards for the first time. Not exactly the first time... I have been a background dancer at IIFA for many years," the 27-year-old said at an event held for IIFA weekend.
"This is going to be slightly different, so I'm looking forward to it," added Sushant, who will soon be heading to Macau for the event.
Sushant made a roaring Bollywood debut with 'Kai Po Che!', and he has been on a roll ever since.
IIFA kick starts on Thursday at at the Venetian Macao.
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