IIFA 2013: Shahrukh arrives at Macau with Deepika, Madhuri
Despite shoulder surgery last month, Shahrukh Khan made his way to the biggest award event of the year, International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards. He was not alone, the ‘Cocktail’ actress Deepika Padukone and the dhak dhak lady Madhuri Dixit was also with him.
Dressed in a white hoodie and denims, the 47-year-old actor on arriving said, “I am excited to be here”. Shahrukh was welcomed with Bollywood hit numbers as he entered the hotel lobby.
Shahrukh will co-host the show with Shahid Kapoor. There will be a grand performance by the Bollywood bigwigs like Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif, Shahrukh Khan, Parineeti Chopra, Varun Dhawan and many others.
Sridevi will also perform along with ace choreographer Sri Devi.
“We are honoured to host second edition of IIFA here. It’s our privilege that Abhishek Bachchan and Shahid Kapoor left their hand impressions on our Brides Star of fame where we have hand impressions of stars of these region,” Sabbas Joseph said during the opening ceremony.
Deepika and Madhuri will perform on hit numbers at IIFA on July 6. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be honored with lifetime achievement and his son and actor Abhishek Bachchan will pay tribute to his father. Junior Bachchan will dance on some of Big B’s hit numbers.
“I am happy to be the part of this Bridges Star of fame,” said Abhishek, who will also be performing at the awards gala.
Amitabh Bachchan was IIFA’s face for almost a decade but they parted ways after 2011.