Bollywood set to 'stomp', 'rock' NY with IIFA show

Shahid Kapoor with host Siddharth Kannan at IIFA Stomp

IIFA Awards 2017 International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) - one of Bollywood's biggest awards - is back in United States, after a gap of three years. Wizcraft promotes the IIFA Weekend & Awards globally each year and travels to new, exciting and handsome destinations, taking the film fraternity with it to unite and celebrate the best of Indian film and culture, thereby taking Indian Cinema and India to a wider audience.

Everyone is excited for an upcoming IIFA awards the venue for which has been decided as NY from July 13 to 16. "We also have a special tribute to AR Rahman". 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.

This year IIFA will offer a fusion of fashion, music, dance as well as food as a first-ever culinary contest organised by New York-based Indian chef Vikas Khanna.

The event will culminate in the main star-studded awards night on July 15, which will witness power-packed performances by biggest stars of B-town including Salman, Katrina, Shahid Kapoor, Alia, Varun, Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon among others.

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. They're heading of to NYC to attend IIFA 2017. It will be held on 14th July.

"We have a great orchestra from NY, and our own band..."

"We have always had a great relationship over the last 15 years". The award ceremony will conclude the following day with a closing party. They all are leaving for the NY to attend the IIFA awards 2017.

Sabbas Joseph, founder-director of IIFA and Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt.



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