The 23rd edition of the IIFA Awards will be hosted by Yas Island, Abu Dhabi!
Enjoy a weekend full of glamour and fashion, see the stars hit the green carpet, and celebrate and welcome the Indian film fraternity, as the IIFA Awards lights up Etihad Arena on 26 and 27 May 2023.
Rajkumar Rao joins Farah Khan to host the upcoming IIFA Rocks on May 26. Held the night before the main awards ceremony. IIFA Rocks highlights the music and fashion of Indian cinema. Fans can expect many performances and acts from several renowned musicians of the industry. This year, IIFA rocks will feature performances from Sunidhi Chauhan, Badshah, Nucleya, and Amit Trivedi.
With the growing popularity and global recognition, back by popular demand the biggest celebration of Indian cinema will see National Award-Winning actor Vicky Kaushal and Abhishek Bachchan assuming IIFA Awards hosting duties on May 27 for the main event.
Expressing his excitement, Abhishek Bachchan said, “I’m ecstatic to be hosting the 23rd edition of IIFA at YAS Island, Abu Dhabi. IIFA is like family to me. I am looking forward to entertaining, meeting fans, and connecting with them globally. IIFA is the only global platform that has travelled the world. It has bought cinema lovers closer from all across the globe. As always, I am looking forward to the next edition of IIFA Weekend and awards and am excited to be co-hosting the 23rd edition.”
IIFA today is recognized not just as a major international event but an institution in its own right; a brand that is synonymous with Indian cinema. The highly anticipated two-day celebration will mark the 23rd Edition of IIFA Weekend & Awards and is dedicated to building bridges across cinemas, businesses, communities, and nations, creating everyone’s dream: “One People. One World”.