The company has been the producers and creator of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) that had its debut event at the Millennium Dome in Greenwich, Britain, in 2000.
The main event will be held in NY at the MetLife Stadium on July 14th and 15th. Bollywood stars are arriving in the city that never sleeps, NY in style. Spotted among the youngsters were Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Disha Patani among others. "It's also interesting that the Indian entertainment industry has come to the United States as a destination for shooting films". And, as the venue this time is NY, grandeur performances and rib-tickling humour are surely coming our way. "We all are set to make a statement on behalf of Indian cinema and culture", Joseph added.
For Friday evening, there's IIFA Rocks - a musical gala at the MetLife Stadium, featuring the Oscar winning composer Rahman performing live to celebrate his 25th anniversary in filmdom. Bollywood celebs Riteish Deshmukh and Manish Paul will host the IIFA Rocks while the host for the green carpet will be Arjun Bijlani and Karan Wahi.
Bollywood set to 'stomp', 'rock' NY with IIFA show
Supported by Consulate General of India - New York, Asia Society and US-India Business Council (USIBC), the Business Forum is an initiative which began in 2005 and has grown into a global platform. The nominees for Best Actor in Leading Role (Male) are Shahid Kapoor for Udta Punjab, Ranbir Kapoor for Ae DilHai Mushkil, Shah Rukh Khan for Fan, Sushant Singh Rajput for M.S. Dhoni, Amitabh Bachchan for Pink and Salman Khan for Sultan.
He will also launch the new version of Onchi Hai Building and Tan Tana Tan from his upcoming film Judwaa 2. They're heading of to NYC to attend IIFA 2017. The actor will be also be seen co- hosting a segment of the star-studded awards night.More news: Allegations baseless: Accused cop on 'VIP care' given to Sasikala in jail