IIFA Awards 2012 News
IIFA Awards 2012 nominations: ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ vs ‘The Dirty Picture’
Click to read the nomination list of the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards
Zoya Akhtar’s road movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is leading the nomination pack of the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards with 14 nods, while Vidya Balan’s The Dirty Picture follows closely behind with 13. Click here to read more
IIFA 2012: Why were the big stars not at the event?
Bollywood’s most celebrated international awards show seems to have lost its fizz
The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, managed by Wizcraft Entertainment, was looked upon as ‘the’ event to bring home Bollywood to the entire world. Top billed B-town stars made their presence felt at the gala held in a different country each year. Click here to read more
Even a devalued IIFA Awards causes envy
Cineswami wonders what the hype and hoopla about the IIFA Awards is all about
The annual pointless celebrations that are the International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFAs) are back in Singapore. After their much-publicised rift, the Bachchan clan (Amitabh-Jaya, Abhishek-Aishwarya) will not be dancing attendance for the third year in a row. Shahrukh Khan and Saif Ali Khan will also not be present. Aamir Khan doesn’t do awards ceremonies anyway Click here to read more
IIFA update: Kalki Koechlin says hubby Anurag is jealous of her director Dibakar Banerjee
Shanghai director Dibakar Banerjee has left his heroine’s husband envious. Here’s why
He is known for making films on unconventional subjects, but Anurag Kashyap is jealous of fellow director Dibakar Banerjee for making a film like Shanghai, says the film’s heroine and Kashyap’s wife Kalki Koechlin. Click here to read more
Kamal Haasan to make Hollywood debut with ‘The Lord of the Rings’ producer Barrie Osborne
Osborne saw Haasan’s Vishwaroopam and was mighty impressed with his work, calling him a cinema encyclopaedia!
After earning popularity and critical acclaim in his native land, veteran Indian actor Kamal Haasan is ready to go international. He will make his Hollywood debut with The Lord of the Rings producer Barrie Osborne, who hopes to tell an Indian story in Hollywood style. Click here to read more
Is Shahrukh Khan skipping IIFA Awards because of Salman Khan?
That seems to be the real reason for why King Khan will not be seen at this year’s event in Singapore
Shahrukh Khan is giving a miss to the IIFA extravaganza in Singapore this year. And the reasons he has been giving for that range from being busy shooting for his Yash Raj film with Katrina Kaif to spending time with his kids Aryan and Suhana in their summer vacations. But if you read between the lines, these seem to be all bahanas – the real reason seems to be the pricking presence of Salman Khan at the IIFA Awards. Click here to read more
IIFA Awards 2012: Shahid Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Prabhu Deva enthral
Click for pictures of Shahid Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Prabhu Deva’s performances
The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2012, held in Singapore last weekend, was marked by electrifying performances of Shahid Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Prabhu Deva. Click here to read more
JHALAK DIKKHLA JAA 5: Is Pratyusha Banerjee too skinny to look vulgar?
She thinks so but does she mean only fat people look cheap?
Pratyusha Banerjee earned her fame as the ideal daughter-in-law Anandi in Balika Vadhu. She’s carried her on screen image off screen too by always smiling prettily at events and sporting the traditional ghaghra choli outfit. Now she’s decided to break that image by participating in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5. Since she’ll be dancing to western dance forms, she will wear skimpy skirts. Nothing wrong with that. Click here to read more
IIFA Awards 2012: What’s in store at Singapore?
Highlights of the much awaited extravaganza of the year
The 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend will be held from June 7-9, 2012 in Singapore. The annual gala this year will have events like the IIFA Awards, IIFA World Premiere, IIFA Rocks and the IIFA Film & Music Workshop. Managed by Wizcraft International Entertainment, the mega event is held in a different country each year and is one of the most awaited industry events. Here’s a look at what’s in store at IIFA Celebrations 2012 at Singapore. Click here to read more
IIFA Awards 2012: Ranbir Kapoor and Vidya Balan rule!
Ranbir Kapoor wins the best actor while Vidya Balan takes home best actress in a leading role. Check out the full winners’ list
Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor and actor Vidya Balan walked away with top honours for their films Rockstar and The Dirty Picture respectively at the 13th International Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA) in Singapore on Saturday. Click here to read more
What are Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra doing in Australia?
After performing at IIFA Awards in Singapore, the alleged ex-lovers flew off to Melbourne
Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra are Down Under! Just a couple of days ago the two were in Singapore to attend 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards where Shahid played a gracious host for the ceremony with Farhan Akhtar and Priyanka performed a dance number at the event. Click here to read more
Rekha to be honoured at IIFA Awards 2012
Bollywood diva Rekha will be honoured for her achievements in Indian cinema at the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards to be held in Singapore next month. “I am extremely humbled to be appreciated and considered for my contributions to the film fraternity. It has been a long journey and hopefully my passion and love for cinema will continue to reach out to all my fans. I am especially happy to be honoured at a time when the industry celebrates a centenary of Indian films,” Rekha said in a statement.
Daughter of south Indian film stars Gemini Ganesan and Pushpavalli, Rekha made her acting debut with Hindi film Sawan Bhadon in 1970, which was followed by a string of hits like Namak Haram, Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, Khubsoorat, Silsila and Umrao Jaan. She was recently sworn-in as a Rajya Sabha member.Click here to read more
IIFA Awards 2012: Priyanka Chopra dances to Rekha’s songs! See pics
The two actors bonded on stage and even performed together
Actor Priyanka Chopra paid a heartwarming and thrilling tribute to yesteryear actor Rekha at the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards Saturday by dancing to some of her popular Bollywood songs. Click here to read more
IIFA Rocks: Ranbir Kapoor imitates the Kapoor ‘khandaan’!
The Rockstar actor mimicked cousin Kareena, dad Rishi, grandpa Raj and great-grandpa Prithviraj Kapoor at IIFA
Actor Ranbir Kapoor was in for a surprise when hosts of IIFA Rocks, Ayushmann Khurrana and Chitrangda Singh, asked him to imitate his family members, including his actor cousin Kareena Kapoor. Click here to read more