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Bollywood stars take over Times Square ahead of IIFA

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 01:09

The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2017, also known as Bollywood Oscars, took off in New York City's Times Square. Rough Cut - no reporter narration

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NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Stars, such as Shahid Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, and Nehia Dhupia, descended to Manhattan to greet their fans before a three-day grand celebration of Hindi cinema begins at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. Some of the actors who showed up in Times Square, have been nominated for awards. Shahid Kapoor scored a nomination for best performance in a male leading role, and Disha Patani is in the race to become the best supporting actress. They will know if they won on Sunday (July 15) when the main event of this year's IIFA takes place. It's the first time IIFA is organized in the New York area. In the past 17 years, the ceremony took place in many cities around the world, including London, Johannesburg, and Dubai.

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Bollywood stars take over Times Square ahead of IIFA

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 01:09