Interational Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA) celebrations and awards 2014 will be held from 23rd to 26th April 2014 at Tampa Bay, Florida and first time to be held in USA. IIFA was first introduced in the year 2000. IIFA celebrates and honor the Bollywood’s best in the field of Arts and technology. IIFA is also known as Bollywood’s Oscars. This year, IIFA awards are sponsored by Tata Motors.
IIFA 2014 is coming up with different themes (Music and dance festival, business and enterpreneur forum, Expo, Acting Workshop) before its main awards ceremony.
Day 1 (April 23): IIFA Stomp (open to public) – Event of Dance and Music festical with best DJ’s from Tampa Bay, Florida. Also DJ Clement D’Souza-India’s best House-DJ will be gracing the event with his tunes.
Day 2 (April 24): IIFA Expo (open to public), IIFA Global Business Forum (On Regsitration), IIFA Rocks (Invite only)
Day 3 (April 25): IIFA Expo (open to public), IIFA Global Business Forum(On Registration), IIFA Magic of the Movies (Tickets Entry)
Day 4 (April 26): IIFA Expo (open to public), IIFA Workshop (Kevin Spacey and Vidya Balan) and IIFA Awards (Tickets Entry)
Full IIFA 2014 Itinerary: http://www.iifa.com/iifa-2014-itinerary/
* Day 2: Registration page for Business forum: http://www.usf.edu/business/iifa/registration.aspx
* Day 3: IIFA Magic of the Movies:Book tickets at http://ticketmaster.com
Direct link: http://www.ticketmaster.com/Bollywood-tickets/artist/1478740
* Day 4: IIFA Awards tickets: http://www.ticketmaster.com/IIFA-Awards-tickets/artist/1541698
Hosts of the IIFA Awards ceremony:
– Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor
Acting workshop at IIFA organized by Anupam Kher.
– Here is the trailer of the short film “I WENT SHOPPING FOR ROBERT DE NIRO” by Anupam Kher and Actor Prepares academy.
– Anupam Kher’s short Film ‘I WENT SHOPPING FOR ROBERT DE NIRO’ premiers on 24th April 2014 at the historical Tampa Theater during IIFA celebrations.
Some of the Hollywood Actors that are going to attend the IIFA celebrations
– John Travolta
– Kevin Spacey
– Robert De Niro
Images credit: Twitter page of IIFA awards
IIFA Tune: Do-Da Tampa tune via SoundCloud: http://bit.ly/1hJbVgM
Shiamak Davar Interview with Faridoon Shahryar At IIFA Tampa Bay 2014
IIFA flashmob at Times Square, New York video via Youtube
IIFA Celebrations 2014 video
Adi (Nakul Mehta) from Pyaar Ka Dard Hai (PKDH) at IIFA 2014