The 16th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) 2015 Awards, to be held in the Malaysian capital in June. To announce the same a small press conference was held which was graced by Bipasha Basu and Anil Kapoor.
The celebrities were welcomed in a typical Malaysian style and the stars even took to their micro blogging site to post pictures of the same.
The enthusiasm and interest in the mega event was palpable when the actors officially announced Kuala Lumpur as the host city for the IIFA celebrations, which is scheduled to take place from June 5th to 7th of 2015.
A gala screening of Zoya Akhtar's Dil Dhadakne Do will be held which stars actors like Ranveer Singh, Farhan Akhtar, Priyanka Chopra, Anushka Sharma, Anil Kapoor and Shefali Shah.
Anil is extremely confident that this film will be loved, "It's a film which we have enjoyed making, and we are sure you all will enjoy it."
The 16th IIFA Weekend will have Bipasha, Ayushmann Khurrana, Dia Mirza, Boney Kapoor, Sridevi, Arjun Kapoor, Parineeti Chopra, Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor, Fawad Khan, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Jacqueline Fernandez and Sonakshi Sinha.
Joseph says, "This is just the first confirmed list". "We have held back some names, but we will be revealing them soon. We are expecting about 50-60 celebrities from the Indian film industry to be here."
Last year, in its 15th edition, the show made its US debut in Tampa Bay, Florida. Every year, the show travels to a new destination, taking the film fraternity with it to amalgamate and celebrate the best of both cultures.
This time it has returned to Malaysia after a gap of almost 13 years. Check out the pictures of the press conference that was held to announce the date and place of where IIFA 2015 will take place.
Bipasha Basu all decked up for the IIFA press conference that was held in Malayasia. She posted this picture on Instagram.
Bipasha Basu and Anil Kapoor were given a warm welcome by the Malaysians when they arrived for the IIFA 2015 press conference.
Anil Kapoor was spotted talking to the media present there about IIFA awards functions and several other things.
IIFA Press Conference
Anil Kapoor and Bipasha Basu sitting along with the rest of the guests at the IIFA press conference held in Malaysia.
IIFA 2015 Discussion
IIFA 2015 press conference picture where all the involved dignitaries were seen having a deep discussion about the event.
Anil Kapoor and Bipasha Basu posing together at the IIFA 2015 press conference that was held in Malaysia.