The International Indian Film Awards (IIFA) Weekend is all set to make its American debut as they bring the magic of Indian Cinema to Tampa Bay, Florida.
The 15th edition of the IIFA Weekend & Awards will be held this year from April 24-26.
Anil Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra are currently on a press tour in the United States, having made their first pit-stop on Monday in the home to Hollywood, Los Angeles.
On the second leg of the tour and in the host city, Tampa, IIFA announced its celebrations ahead of the film industry's highly anticipated weekend extravaganza which is set to include film briefings, the IIFA Film Workshop, the FICCI-IIFA Global Business Forum, IIFA Rocks, IIFA Magic of the Movies & Technical Awards and the crown jewel of the Videocon D2H IIFA Weekend, the TATA Motors IIFA Awards.
The IIFA delegation and the stars will continue on to the last leg of the tour making its way to the Big Apple, New York.
Priyanka Chopra said: "Year after year, IIFA brings the best of Indian cinema to a new geography across the world, providing a taste of the best that we have to offer. We are very excited to bring IIFA to Tampa Bay.
Anil Kapoor said: "With the promise of bringing the biggest and best events for the fans of Indian Cinema, the IIFA Weekend and Awards has grown into an iconic platform for audiences globally. As a friend of IIFA, I am delighted to see IIFA make its debut in the USA.
Having travelled to some phenomenal destinations across the globe over the last 14 years, IIFA has graced the shores of the UK, Europe, Middle East, Southeast Asia, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Canada.