Friday, January 17, 2014

IIFA Awards 2014 to be held in the United States

The 15th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards will take place in the United States in Tampa Bay, Florida for the first time this year. IIFA, which is known as the Oscars of Bollywood, will kick off on April 24 and this weekend-long event will continue till 26th April. It is said that top Bollywood stars will attend and perform in this event. Actors will be given awards on different categories.
Price of the tickets, which went on sale on January 14, is ranging from $93.50 to $3,294.75. It is expected that more than 30,000 visitors will attend in this event. In addition to Bollywood celebrities, some well-known Hollywood celebrities are also expected to make an appearance in this awards giving ceremony.
Last year, IIFA Awards was organized in Macau, China where Shahrukh Khan and Shahid Kapoor were the anchors of this event.
Other countries in which IIFA awards was held in the past are Canada, Singapore, Dubai and Britain.

It is yet to know the name of the nominees for the 15th IIFA awards.