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Travolta, Spacey Wow Crowd At ‘Bollywood Oscars’

The Indian film industry’s top award show sailed into Tampa Saturday with a pirate-themed opening musical number and celebrities ranging from “Slumdog Millionaire” star Anil Kapoor to John Travolta and Kevin Spacey.

04/27/2014

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha performs on stage at the Mid Florida Credit Union Amphitheater during the IIFA Magic of the Movies show on the third day of the 15th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in Tampa, Florida, April 25, 2014.  (Source: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Bollywood Oscars’ Start With Pirate-Themed Act

Hollywood stars John Travolta and Kevin Spacey made appearances at the International Indian Film Awards Saturday afternoon.

04/26/2014

Indian Bolywood actors Ayushman Khurana (C-L) and Parineeti Chopra (C-R) perform during the 14th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Award ceremony at The Venetian hotel in Macau on July 6, 2013.
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Indian Film Awards Arrive In Tampa, But Why?

The so-called Bollywood Oscars have been held in Macau, Singapore, London — and now, Tampa?

04/23/2014

Bollywood stars Shahid Kapoor (2nd L) and Priyanka Chopra (3rd R) perform on stage during the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony in Singapore on June 9, 2012.  (Source: PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/GettyImages)

Indian Film Stars, Bollywood Oscars Come To Fla.

The glitz and glamour of Bollywood will make its way to South Florida grounds.

04/22/2014

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Kevin Spacey To Lead Class At ‘Bollywood Oscars’ In Tampa

Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey is going to Tampa to lead an acting workshop when the “Bollywood Oscars” — the International Indian Film Academy’s weekend and awards — arrives in April.

03/06/2014

Bollywood stars Shahid Kapoor (2nd L) and Priyanka Chopra (3rd R) perform on stage during the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony in Singapore on June 9, 2012. Bollywood actors are in Singapore to attend the three-day International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards which started on June 7. AFP PHOTO/ Punit PARANJPE        (Photo credit should read PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/GettyImages)

Bollywood Oscars Rescheduled For Spring In Tampa

The Indian Film Academy Awards, also known as the Bollywood Oscars will be coming to Tampa sooner than expected due to weather.

12/15/2013

Bollywood fusion is a combination of classical Indian moves and lots of other styles, the kind of choreography you’ll see in Bollywood musicals. (Source: CBS4)

Bollywood Sweeps South Florida

Nina Davuluri made history when she became the first Indian-American to be crowned Miss America. Nina performed a Bollywood fusion dance in the talent competition. Her win has Bollywood dancers across the country bursting with pride.

10/07/2013

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Bollywood’s Oscars Coming To Florida

Bollywood’s version of the Oscars is coming to Florida. Tampa officials announced Friday that the International Indian Film Academy’s Weekend & Awards is expected to bring thousands of visitors next June.

CBS Miami–07/05/2013

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Good 4 You: “Bollywood” For Charity

“A Night in Bollywood” has quickly become the most fun fundraiser in South Florida.

CBS4–03/19/2012

11-year-old Rachel Wheeler built an entire village in Haiti. (Source: CBS4)

Good 4 You: S. Floridians Spread Good Will In 2011

For almost three years, CBS 4 news has been committed to bringing viewers a series of reports dedicated to highlighting the people in the community doing good things.

CBS4–12/30/2011

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