The 14th edition of the awards show, to be co-hosted by Shah Rukh Khan and Shahid Kapoor, will have a mix of performances by a range of stars like Sridevi, Abhishek Bachchan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Deepika Padukone, Ayushmann Khurrana and Parineeti Chopra. Madhuri Dixit, who made her fans go dhak dhak with her Ghagra number recently, is making her debut on the IIFA stage this year.
Also, the popular Bachchan family makes a return to IIFA this year in Macau, where it is being held for the second time after 2009.
The main awards ceremony, to be held on Saturday night, will also see unique films competing with each other. Barfi!, about the love between a deaf and mute boy and an autistic girl, leads the nomination pack with 13 gongs. It is followed by nine nominations for Shoojit Sircar's comedy film Vicky Donor, about a sperm donor. Following closely is Anurag Kashyap's Gangs of Wasseypur - Part I and Karan Johar's action-packed production Agneepath.
This event will be hosted by Boman Irani and Vir Das, who will also been seen promoting their upcoming film Santa Banta.
The stars were spotted leaving for Macau to represent the Indian film industry for fans worldwide. Check out the pictures here.
In picture: Malaika Arora