IIFA Awards

  • Malaika Arora Khan to walk the ramp for Vikram Phadnis at IIFA awards 15-04-2014 05:18 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Malaika Arora Khan will be walking the ramp for ace designer Vikram Phadnis at the upcoming fashion event at IIFA Awards in Florida. Leading fashion designer Vikram Phadnis, who is also a favourite among leading ladies of Bollywood, has been roped in to design an exclusive collection for...
  • Soha Ali Khan chooses voting over IIFA awards 10-04-2014 05:31 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Soha Ali Khan says she has chosen to skip attending the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in Tampa Bay, Florida later this month to be in Mumbai to cast her vote April 24. The IIFA gala is scheduled for April 23-26, and the voting day...
  • IIFA Awards 2014: The list of nominees 22-02-2014 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's biopic 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' on athlete Milkha Singh has earned the maximum nominations at this year's International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards. The film has earned 10 nomination including Best Director, Best Film and Best Actor. Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram leela' and...
  • Bolly Buzz: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' team in London for film's screening 09-07-2013 04:11 PM

    Bollywood seems to omnipresent. The Bollywood stars are around the world from the big winners at IIFA weekend in Macau to the team of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' in London for the screening of the film. ...
  • Bridging the gap? Madhuri Dixit and Anushka Sharma bond at IIFA awards 08-07-2013 01:21 PM

    They both belong to different decades. While Madhuri Dixit ruled the film industry in the 1990s, Anushka Sharma is slowly making her place in the top spot in this decade. But the two caught up at IIFA and Madhuri even tweeted picture of the two together saying, "The girls exchange...
  • Happy to see Ram taking my place in Telugu cinema: Chiranjeevi 07-07-2013 10:39 AM

    Macau: Chiranjeevi is looking forward to the release of Ram Charan Teja's Bollywood debut 'Zanjeer' and the actor-politician believes that the remake will help his son cement his position as an actor. Teja, 28, is stepping into the shoes of Amitabh Bachchan with the remake of 1973 film which gave...
  • IIFA 2013: 'Barfi' bags best film, Ranbir best actor 07-07-2013 08:59 AM

    Macau: 'Barfi' scooped top honours at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, at a ceremony in the Chinese gambling haven of Macau on Saturday that also celebrated a century of Bollywood. 'Barfi', a romantic comedy about a mute and deaf man and his relationship with two women. The movie...
  • IIFA 2013: Sridevi and Prabudeva to perform together for the first time 21-06-2013 12:08 PM

    Mumbai: Dancing diva Sridevi is all set to match steps with ace choreographer Prabhudeva at the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Macau this July. Sridevi, 49, will make her comeback on stage as a performer after many years and will groove on some of her hit numbers...
  • Aishwarya is new dream girl, says Hema Malini 28-06-2011 10:39 AM

    Toronto: Hema Malini, the original 'dream girl' of Indian cinema, says Aishwarya Rai is the new dream girl of Bollywood. "As I have said many times, Aishwarya Rai is a dream girl and a great actress. In fact, she is much more than a dream girl," Hema Malini said here...
  • Al Pacino can't do what Indian actors do: Anupam 27-06-2011 07:30 PM

    Toronto: Anupam Kher has drawn comparisons between Indian actors and international veterans Al Pacino and Robert De Niro, saying Bollywood stars are far more talented than these big names of Hollywood. "An Indian actor can do whatever Al Pacino or Robert De Niro does, but they cannot do what Indian...
  • Shah Rukh teaches dance to the audience at IIFA 26-06-2011 05:55 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan never fails to charm! Even if his knee injury restrained him from putting on his usual high-voltage performance, the Bollywood badshah chose to make his audience dance to his steps, and Salman Khan's too! "If I can't dance, I'll make sure everyone dances here in Toronto tonight,"...
  • India has a special place in my heart: Swank 26-06-2011 01:39 PM

    Oscar winner Hilary Swank got a thunderous applause when she greeted spectators at the IIFA awards ceremony here with a "Namaste" and said India held a special place in her heart. The Hollywood actress was the most unexpected celebrity at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony in Toronto....
  • Raj Kapoor clan gathers at street naming in Canada 25-06-2011 06:27 PM

    It was a picture-perfect moment. Bollywood's ultimate showman Raj Kapoor's wife, three sons, daughters and daughter-in-law were all in town for the official naming ceremony of the Raj Kapoor Crescent - a new street in a city on Toronto's outskirts known for its large South Asian population. It was a...
  • 'Band Baaja Baaraat' wins three IIFA Awards 25-06-2011 01:42 PM

    Maneesh Sharma's Band Baaja Baaraat won three IIFA awards on Friday night as Sonu Nigam joined Jermaine Jackson, elder brother of the late Michael Jackson, to pay a moving musical tribute to the legend at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in Toronto. In fact, Nigam's 'Thank you for...
  • Shah Rukh Khan gets grand treatment in Toronto 25-06-2011 10:49 AM

    Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is truly Bollywood's badhshah and his welcome at Toronto's Fairmont Royal York hotel was proof enough!As around a hundred fans, who waited to catch a glimpse of the actor at the hotel lobby on Friday morning, the actor broke into an impromptu little jig despite his...
  • B'wood lacks good young actors, says Kabir Bedi 24-06-2011 02:47 PM

    Toronto: Veteran actor Kabir Bedi rates Ranbir Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor as the two best young actors in Bollywood today. "But frankly there is dearth of young bright talented actors coming through. That's what Bollywood lacks today," feels Bedi who is one of the few Indian actors to make it...
  • Mallika gets too close to Ontario Premier 24-06-2011 12:02 PM

    Toronto: This one never misses a golden chance. After getting clicked with US President Barack Obama, Indian actress Mallika Sherawat was seen in conversation with Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) extravaganza in Toronto on Thursday. The actress, who has made a name for herself...
  • SRK to join Vivek Oberoi at red carpet welcome 21-06-2011 12:18 PM

    Wizcraft, the organizers of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, have denied reports that Shah Rukh Khan may skip the awards ceremony in Toronto this week due to his knee injury. "That's not true. These are just rumours spread by the media. He is definitely coming. Don't believe in...
  • 'Raj Kapoor' martini marks IIFA 20-06-2011 03:18 PM

    Toronto's historic Fairmont Royal York Hotel has gone Indian for the 12th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards beginning in Toronto on 23rd June. Rechristened itself Fairmont 'Raja' York Hotel for the biggest Bollywood show in North America, the hotel has also concoct a cocktail called 'Raj Kapoor martini' for...
  • Toronto to commemorate the legendary Raj Kapoor 18-06-2011 01:43 PM

    Toronto: The legendary Raj Kapoor is looming large over Toronto in the Year of India in Canada. As the Indian International Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards come here next week, the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) has joined hands with IIFA to commemorate the first superstar of Indian cinema....
  • Pookutty announces three scholarships 17-06-2011 01:10 PM

    Oscar winner Resul Pookutty is providing three new scholarships to students from Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) who are willing to carve a niche for themselves in the Indian film industry. Pookutty, who won the prestigious Oscar award for the best sound design for 2008 film Slumdog Millionaire,...
  • IIFA doesn't need a brand ambasaador: Anil Kapoor 17-06-2011 12:51 PM

    Comparing the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards with the Oscars, actor Anil Kapoor says just like the Academy Awards have no brand ambassador, the IIFA needs no one to endorse it too. Nevertheless, he says he would miss having megastar Amitabh Bachchan, IIFA's former ambassador, at the event in...
  • Stars promotes IIFA awards, scheduled in Toronto 17-06-2011 12:39 PM

    We had stars Anil Kapoor, Zayed Khan and Dia Mirza in Delhi doing their bit to promote the three day event. ...
  • SRK to perform on IIFA stage after seven years 17-06-2011 12:06 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood fans in Toronto just got luckier - Shah Rukh Khan is not just attending the forthcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend, but he will also enthrall the audience with a befitting finale performance at the awards ceremony on June 25th. The actor has attended two editions...
  • Toronto to see largest galaxy of Bollywood stars 16-06-2011 04:19 PM

    Toronto: With more than half a million people of Indian origin in its population, Canada's largest city will see the biggest gathering of Bollywood stars on North American soil to honour its best films and stars for the 12th Indian International Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards to be held...
  • Not performing at IIFA Toronto: Abhishek Bachchan 10-06-2011 10:55 AM

    Mumbai: The grapevine was abuzz with news that the Bachchans are patching up with the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), and that Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya would perform at the event in Toronto too. But the junior Bachchan has slammed the news. "Just to clarify... Neither Aishwarya nor I will...
  • Saif Ali Khan to host IIFA Rocks 01-06-2011 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan, known for his wit and humour as an anchor, will host IIFA Rocks, a music and fashion event, at the Videocon d2h International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend starting on June 23 in Toronto. Saif, who made a rocking team with superstar Shah...
  • Deol trio, Priyanka Chopra to dazzle at IIFA 20-05-2011 11:22 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood's famous Deols - veteran actor Dharmendra and his sons Sunny and Bobby - are set to enthrall fans in Toronto with their signature dance steps at the 12th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards to be held next month. Actress Priyanka Chopra will add glamour to the event...