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15 Confessions Made By India's Finest Actors On The Bollywood Roundtable 2016

Shahid Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Ranbir Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh open up about picking good roles, their insecurities as stars, and more.

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Shahid Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Ranbir Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh sat down with Rajeev Masand for his annual roundtable chat.

The actors who gave the year's finest performances spoke at length about their process, directors who make them look good, and the self-awareness they have being superstars. Here are excerpts:

1. Shahid talked about the how awfully edited Indian award shows are.

2. Amitabh credited his audiences for driving him to pick better films.

3. Diljit spoke about his limited background as an actor.

4. And Amitabh approved of everything Diljit does in his films.

5. Sushant spoke about the surreal experience of being friends with an actor he was a backup dancer for during his days of struggle.

6. Amitabh dropped this truth bomb about the fear of becoming irrelevant if he ever stopped working.

7. Amitabh pretended like he was not the biggest star in the room.

8. Amitabh, being blown away by Sushant's performance in the Dhoni biopic, was eager to know his process.

9. Diljit explained how he was humbled to be in the company of all the esteemed actors, despite being one-film old in Bollywood.

10. And Shahid revealed how Diljit's star status in Punjab baffled him.

11. Amitabh recollected how at one point in his career, he was his own costume department.

12. Ranbir remembered how his antics as a masala Bollywood actor almost ruined Wake Up Sid.

13. Diljit talked like an excited little child who has sauntered into the world of movies and is loving every moment of it.

14. Amitabh got starstruck.

15. And Ranbir really let Amitabh know just how amazing he is in every single film.

Watch the Bollywood Roundtable 2016 here.

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