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‘Excite’ Farhan- Shahid all set to host 2016 IIFA in Madrid



New Delhi: The talented and funny duo of  Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor is all set to host the 17th edition of IIFA in Madrid, Spain this year.

Bollywood stars like Salman Khan,  Hrithik Roshan, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, and Sonakshi Sinha will perform at the 17th Edition of The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) in June.

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor and Farhan recently landed in the national capital to announce the biggest Bollywood gala affair.

Sharing his thoughts on IIFA, Anil told, “This year is going to be better than the previous but also very special. Spain is a beautiful country and they are definitely going to be a great host as we share the same cultural hobbies.”

Farhan, who will be hosting IIFA Awards for the third time with Shahid, told, “I am really excited to host the event and to go to Madrid as it is one of my “go-to” destinations and have lot of friends there as well.”

“Shahid and me had a great time hosting twice before this, so it’s going to be a reunion of Raju and Pappu”, added the ‘Wazir’ star.

The celebration with multiple festivities across cinema, fashion, dance and music will commence from June 23 and will conclude on June 26.