Thrilled to do item dance: Rishi Kapoor

Updated: Aug 31, 2013, 16:50 PM IST

Mumbai: Industry veteran Rishi Kapoor, who is performing a dance number in Subhash Ghai`s upcoming film `Kaanchi` is thrilled about getting a chance to shake a leg after almost two decades on a solo song.

The 60-year-old actor shimmied with 60 dancers on a spectacular set for the number, choreographed by Ganesh Acharya and composed by Salim-Suleman.

"I am too thrilled to do this solo item dance with Subhash Ghai after so many years and its a fabulous song," Kapoor said.

Recollecting the golden days with Kapoor on the sets of `Karz`, Subhash said, "Rishi is amazing... He has the same passion and energy he had earlier. I love working with him again."
Kapoor and Ghai had worked together in 1980 movie.

`Kaanchi` also stars Kartik Aryan and newcomer Mishti. It is set to release on December 6.