The IIFAs are coming to Toronto

Where the International Indian Film Academy fests have been, hysteria has followed. The arrival of Bollywood celebrities have shut down airports and attracted thousands of rabid fans in host cities. This weekend, Toronto will become the first North American city to host the biggest Bollywood celebration in the world with movie premieres, concerts and the Floriana IIFA awards gala at Rogers Centre — one of the most watched spectacles with almost 700 million viewers.

One organizer jokingly called it “TIFF on steroids.”

To read my primer on it in the Post, click here. Now, let’s all bust out into song and dance.


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