India, Nov. 10 -- It's more than palpable in actor Sidharth Malhotra's demeanour that he is kicked about playing a "quintessential Bollywood hero" in his next, Marjaavaan. "It's been a great experience, something that excited me a lot," says the actor, who has been going through a lull of sorts, in terms of his box office standing. But the Delhi boy isn't worried as he puts things in perspective. "Nobody knows the formula for a successful, hit film," he says, as he talks about completing seven years as an actor. He also talks about his love life, saying he only wants the audiences' love now. Excerpts from an interview:

I won't say I am satisfied. I am still very hungry. In my head, I feel it's just the beginning. I am grateful for the star...