MUMBAI: &pictures is all set to air
the first ever Arab Indo Bollywood
Awards show on 2 August.
The event will air 8:30 pm onwards
and is the first of its kind initiative
to promote Indian cinema in the Arab
World. Held in Dubai, the award
ceremony acknowledged and
celebrated the best from various
fields of Hindi cinema.
The title sponsor of the event was
Lakme Absolute Sculpt and was co-
powered by Mahindra Centuro and
Hosted by Karan Johar and Manish
Paul, the event saw the presence of
over 150 Bollywood stars in Dubai
including Salman Khan.
The actor performed to the tunes of
‘Jumme Ki Raat’ from ‘Kick’ and
‘Mashallah’ from his film ‘Ek Tha
The show opened with Jacqueline
Fernandez dressed as Princess Jasmine
from Aladdin performing on her hit
numbers from recent times. Another
crowd favourite Priyanka Chopra had
a daredevil entry on a hot air balloon.
In her golden attire, she personified
the AIBA trophy. Besides that, Meet
Brothers along with Kanika Kapoor
also entertained the audiences with
their collaborative performances.
Bollywood heartthrob Varun Dhawan
also performed on foot taping numbers
like ‘Tera Hero Idhar Hai’, ‘Saturday
Saturday’ and ‘Jee Karda’.
In a fun act, Paul put the cast of ‘Dil
Dhadakne Do’ on an interesting task.
On the lines of live Dubsmash act,
Ranveer Singh was asked to lip sync
Prithviraj Kapoor’s dialogues from
legendary ‘Mughal-e- Azam’. He also
caught Parineeti Chopra off-guard by
testing her knowledge with a quiz on
Spotted at the golden carpet were
Arbaaz Khan, Shraddha Kapoor, Remo
D’Souza, Kriti Sanon, producer Ritesh
Sidhwani and others.http://www.televisionpost.com/television...-on-2-aug/