IIFA 2017: Shahid Kapoor-Mira Rajput, Saif Ali Khan With Sara & Ibrahim Fly To New York

B-Town stars are all geared up for a blockbuster weekend in New York as the 18th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards kick-starts on June 13. Here’s everything you need to know about IIFA 2017...

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IIFA 2017: Shahid Kapoor-Mira Rajput, Saif Ali Khan With Sara & Ibrahim Fly To New York

Are you excited for IIFA 2017? As Bollywood gets ready for an amazing weekend in New York, SpotboyE.com gives you all the dope about it. 


While a few stars like Malaika Arora, Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Sharma are already in New York, enjoying the city life, others like Shahid Kapoor along with wife Mira Rajput and daughter Misha was spotted at Mumbai airport, last night, all set to fly to NYC.

Malaika Arora captioned her day as, "Perfect sunny day in my fav city....nyc♥️♥️"

Sonakshi Sinha posted a picture of herself in New York and wrote, "Going green! Day 1 in the big apple, soaking in the summer ️ #newyorkcity #centralpark #sonastravels

Anushka Sharma arrived in the city jet legged, she captioned the picture, "The sun sets someplace and rises for a new day at another ... have a great day/night y'all .. #NewYork #Sunset#JetLagged"

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Shahid Kapoor And Mira Rajput Along With Daughter Misha Head To IIFA 2017

Saif Ali Khan who will host the main event also flew for New York with kids Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan. Sara looked sexy in her casuals as she stepped out in a pair of ripped blue denims and a black tee.


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Saif Ali Khan Busy On A Phone Call

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Sara Ali Khan Keeps It Stylish At The Airport

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What's So Funny, Ibrahim?


This is the first time that IIFA will be held in New York. But it is for the second time the event is happening in the US. In 2014 it was held in Tampa Bay. The event will kick-start on July 13 and end on July 15. Like the B-Townies, even we cannot contain our excitement.

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Disha Patani Looks Relaxed At The Airport 

Disha Patani, Maniesh Paul, Salman Khan’s sister Alvira Agnihotri with husband Atul Agnihotri were also spotted at the airport.


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Maniesh Paul Poses For The Paparazzi As He Departs For  IIFA 2017

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Alvira Agnihotri Along with Husband Atul Agnihotri At The Airport

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Aditi Rao Hydari Keeps It Casual En-route IIFA 2017




1.      IIFA 2017 will be hosted by Saif Ali Khan & Varun Dhawan.

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Varun Dhawan And Saif Ali Khan To Co-Host IIFA 2017


2.      A song from Judwaa 2 starring Varun Dhawan, Jacquline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu will be released on the IIFA stage.


3.      Varun will pay tribute to his father as he completes 28 years in Bollywood.


4.      On the very 1st day of the event, a musical medley will be carried out to celebrate AR Rahman’s 25 years in the industry.


5.      Diljit Dosanjh, Neeti Mohan, Javed Ali, Benny Dayal and many others will join AR Rahman on the stage.


6.      Some great performances by stars like- Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor, Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Kriti Sanon and others will be held.

7.      A day before the main awards, IIFA Rocks will be held which will be hosted by Riteish Deshmukh and Maniesh Paul.


8.      Arjun Bijlani and Karan Wahi will host IIFA Weekend stories and the green carpet. Arjun shared his excitement on his social media handle, “I am hosting the IIFA weekend stories, IIFA rewind and the green carpet. I have also hosted last year in Madrid, Spain. So this is my second time.” 

Image Source: Manav Manglani

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