India, June 30 -- After Abhay Deol expressed his disgruntlement with the fact that he and Farhan Akhtar were demoted to 'supporting actors' in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara by awards shows, Farhan said that such validation did not matter to him. Earlier, Abhay had said that Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif were considered to be the 'actors in a leading role', while he and Farhan were snubbed.

Farhan, at the India Today e-Conclave, said that he was not in the film industry to be featured on magazine covers or be treated like a 'reality star'. "You are constantly hearing about some rat race and everybody is fighting each other to some kind of spot which does not exist. I mean the fact is you have to believe in yourself, you have to work sincerel...