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