INTERNATIONAL INDIAN FILM ACADEMY

  • John Travolta, Kevin Spacey up the star quotient at IIFA 2014 April 29, 2014

    Hollywood actors John Travolta and Kevin Spacey tried some trademark Bollywood moves at the 15th International Indian film Academy Awards on Saturday evening at Tampa Bay in Florida. ...
  • Shatrughan Sinha feels thrilled to receive IIFA film reward April 13, 2014

    Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who would be bestowed with a special award at the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), said he was thrilled with the honour. The 67-year-old veteran actor will be honoured for his outstanding contribution to Indian cinema at the IIFA awards this year, which is set to take...
  • Want to shake a leg with Ranveer Singh? Here's your chance February 27, 2014

    Mumbai: If you're a die-hard fan of Ranveer Singh, here's your chance to not just meet the young actor, but also shake leg a with him during the upcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in Tampa Bay, Florida, in April. Tata Motors, in association with IIFA Thursday announced...
  • IIFA 2014: Will Shahid and Farhan's collaboration make the ceremony interesting? February 19, 2014

    Mumbai: The film fraternity is ecstatic about the upcoming 15th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards to be held in the US, which they feel will provide a great opportunity for Hollywood and Bollywood to come together and put the Indian cinema on the global level. "The IIFA awards is a...
  • US now aware of Indian cinema, its reach: Anil Kapoor February 15, 2014

    Tampa Bay: The fact that the US has opened its doors to host the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards is testimony to the growing awareness about Indian cinema in that side of the world, says veteran actor Anil Kapoor, who has wide experience of both Bollywood and...
  • Bollywood, Hollywood to lend glamour at IIFA in US February 2, 2014

    Tampa Bay: The 15th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards and weekend will see a host of Hollywood celebrities as well as biggies from the Hindi film industry rubbing shoulders at the event that is to be held for the first time in the US. The IIFA weekend, which promotes Indian...
  • IIFA 2013 introduced the talents to look out for in future July 7, 2013

    Macau: The 14th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards and weekend not only celebrated 100 years of Indian cinema but also showcased talent which form the future of Bollywood as well. The awards focused on a lot of new talent which has emerged in the last few years in the industry,...
  • Abhishek, Deepika to attend IIFA: Sabbas Joseph June 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Returning to Macau, the Las Vegas of the East, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards and weekend will be a "party" celebrating the magic of Indian movies across different domains, says Sabbas Joseph of Wizcraft International Entertainment, the organisers of the event. He promises many surprises in the forthcoming...
  • Anurag Basu's 'Barfi!' leads IIFA 2013 nominations April 22, 2013

    Anurag Basu's critically acclaimed and commercially successful movie 'Barfi!' leads the nominations for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2013. Movies like 'Vicky Donor', 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' and 'Agneepath' have scored major nominations too. The IIFA Voting Weekend was held in March, and the resultant nominations list reflects the diverse...
  • IIFA Awards: Did you miss Boman, Riteish as hosts? July 9, 2012

    New Delhi: "Host host na raha," said genuinely sad Boman Irani during the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards. Boman along with Riteish Deshmukh hosted the award function for five years. This time, Shahid Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar were seen hosting the award ceremony held in Singapore. Shahid Kapoor...
  • 13th IIFA awards: Complete list of winners June 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Zoya Akhtar's 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara' and Imtiaz Ali's 'Rockstar' triumphed at the 13th International Indian Film Academy awards. Here is the complete list of winners... Popular awards Best Film: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara Best Director: Zoya Akhtar for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara Best Actor In A Leading Role: Ranbir Kapoor...
  • IIFA: Priyanka Chopra to pay tribute to Rekha June 2, 2012

    Priyanka Chopra will pay tribute to veteran Bollywood actress Rekha, while Shahid Kapoor will perform on South songs at the IIFA awards this year. Both the actors, who are gearing up for the release of their upcoming film, 'Teri Meri Kahani', will be performing at the 13th IIFA awards to...
  • IIFA to showcase excerpts of 'Ferrari Ki Sawari' June 2, 2012

    Mumbai :Besides the premiere of Dibakar Banerjee's political thriller 'Shanghai', the 13th annual IIFA awards will also showcase excerpts from Vidhu Vinod Chopra's upcoming film 'Ferrari Ki Sawari'. Directed by Rajesh Mapuskar and dialogues by acclaimed director, Rajkumar Hirani, the film is a moving story about how the pursuit of an...
  • Farhan Akhtar to cohost IIFA awards with Shahid May 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Actordirector Farhan Akhtar is all set to cohost the upcoming 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony with Shahid Kapoor. On June 9, Farhan will bring his charm and wit to the awards stage enthralling the film fraternity and over 800 million viewers in Lion City of Singapore. Performances...
  • Chitrangada Singh turns anchor for IIFA 2012 May 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh is all set to turn anchor for the first time by hosting an event for the upcoming International Indian Film Academy weekend. The 36yearold actress will be cohosting IIFA Rocks, a musical and fashion event on the night before the awards ceremony, along with 'Vicky...
  • Bollybuzz: Shahid Kapoor to host IIFA Awards May 16, 2012

    Apart from being the host, Shahid Kapoor may also be the face of the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards. ...
  • Won't make personal jibes as IIFA host: Shahid May 15, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is going to host the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, says he does not like taking personal digs at industry friends and colleagues. Shahid had earlier hosted Filmfare awards alongwith Shahrukh Khan. IIFA awards would be held in Singapore, from June 7 to 9. "I...
  • Vancouver bids for hosting 14th IIFA Weekend November 14, 2011

    Mumbai:Christy Clark, the Premier of British Columbia, a province in Canada, today invited the International Indian Film Academy to celebrate the 14th IIFA Weekend and Awards in the city of Vancouver in 2013. In a meet and greet with members from film fraternity including IIFA Advisory Board members, President of...
  • 'Dabangg', 'My Name is Khan' sweep IIFA night June 26, 2011

    New Delhi: The 12th International Indian Film Academy Awards 2011 in Toronto on Sunday opened with a big 'Dabangg' with Salman Khan's tough cop romp scooping most of the awards, including best film and female debut for actor Sonakshi Sinha. The event that packed three days of film, song and dance...
  • IIFA: Bollywood casts its spell on awards night June 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Romantic comedy "Band Baaja Baarat" and action drama "Dabangg" scooped up early honours at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in Toronto that packed three days of film, song and dance culminating in Saturday's awards ceremony, often referred to as the Indian Oscars. Mamta Sharma won the award...
  • Arjun Rampal to miss IIFA Awards May 29, 2010

    New Delhi: Actor Arjun Rampal will not attend this year's International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards as he is busy promoting his upcoming film Raajneeti. "Will not be going to IIFA, have a charity event in Hong Kong for Raajneeti that day," Arjun wrote on microblogging site Twitter. The actor, who will...
  • Salman Khan to perform at IIFA Awards 2010 May 12, 2010

    Mumbai: Salman Khan said he will perform at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2010, to be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from June 34, 2010. The actor was speaking at a press conference held in Mumbai. Salman Khan and his Being Human Foundation will also support a cause. The...
  • Tamils urge Bachchan not to visit Sri Lanka April 25, 2010

    Hundreds of Tamils on Sunday protested outside the bungalow of actor Amitabh Bachchan in Mumbai, shouting slogans against his decision to visit Sri Lanka as chief guest for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards function in July. "We urge him not to attend the function in Colombo as a symbol...
  • Amitabh and Jacqueline announce IIFA 2010 April 21, 2010

    After a magical decade with celebrations across the world, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) will celebrate the IIFA Weekend and IIFA Awards in the exotic Emerald Island of Sri Lanka, this year. The 11th edition of IIFA will be held at the country's capital, Colombo, from June 35, 2010. Speaking...
  • Thank you 'babumoshai', Rajesh Khanna tells Big B June 14, 2009

    Macau: Bollywood veteran Rajesh Khanna was at his dramatic best when he received the life time achievement trophy at the International Indian Film Academy(IIFA) awards here from his Anand costar Amitabh Bachchan late on Saturday night. Khanna, who featured in hits like Aradhana, Kati Patang and Amar Prem in his...
  • I want to be a star, not an actor: Sonam June 12, 2009

    Macau: Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor, who turned 24 recently, says she always wanted to be a star and not just another actor. "For me, stardom is a new and novel experience... it's lovely. That's why I became a film actor... I wanted that... I wanted to act and be something. If...
  • IIFA lifetime achievement award to Rajesh Khanna May 30, 2009

    New Delhi: Yesteryear's superstar Rajesh Khanna will be given the lifetime achievement award at the 10th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Macau on June 13. Rajesh khanna, who gave super hits like Aradhana, Kati Patang, Anand and Amar Prem, will be felicitated at the award ceremony of the...