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IIFA Awards 2011 from June 23, Shah Rukh Khan to perform
The biggest overseas award function of Bollywood, IIFA Awards, 2011 will be held from June 23 to 25 in Toronto, Canada. Two Khans of Bollywood, Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan are among the nominees for Best Actor.
THE TWELVETH edition of the International Indian Film Academy Award (IIFA) will take place at Rogers Centre and the Music & Fashion Extravaganza at the Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto, Canada from June 23 to 25. The main event will be held on June 25 in front of 22,000 people. The biggest overseas award function of the world's second biggest film industry will be watched by almost 700 million people around the world.

Many of the big names from Bollywood will reach Toronto to attend and perform at the biggest global award function of Hindi cinema. Dharmendra, Priyanka Chopra, Dia Mirza, Mallika Sherawat, Neha Dhupia, Anil Kapoor, Zayed Khan, Bobby Deol and Arshad Warsi are among the celebrities who will attend the IIFA awards 2011. However, 2010 IIFA awards brand ambassador Salman Khan will not attend the function.

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is all set to perform at Rogers Centre at the 12th IIFA awards in Toronto. Elder brother of the late “King of Pop” Michael Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, will pay a tribute to his brother with Sonu Nigam. Famous filmmaker Karan Johar and actress Anushka Sharma will host the awards show.

The IIFA Awards were instituted in 2000 in London and since then have been held at exotic locations like Malaysia, Johannesburg, Amsterdam, Dubai, Bangkok and most recently Colombo. They were started to recognize, honour and celebrate the achievements of the Hindi film industry in the arena of world cinema annually.

During the IIFA awards every year, awards are given in 27 categories including popular awards, special awards and technical awards.

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