Wednesday, July 27, 2016

BWI: World Experienced the Exclusive Screening of the Spectacular NEXA IIFA Awards in Dubai

Source : Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 2:10PM IST (8:40AM GMT)
World Experienced the Exclusive Screening of the Spectacular NEXA IIFA Awards in Dubai
Lama Tours and Dubai Parks & Resorts to host an exclusive preview of the star-studded event alongside an equally glamorous fashion experience by Dubai's very own Meher & Riddhima at Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

After a bombastic showing in Madrid, the IIFA awards put an excellent show in Dubai for a world exclusive screening.
A World exclusive screening and Gala Celebration of the awards was held on Saturday the 9th of July 2016. This incredible evening of glitz and glamour will bring together the crème del la crème of Dubai’s elite and a smattering of Bollywood stars directly from the green carpet to toast IIFA’s year on year success and celebrate the very best of Indian Cinema as well as sit in with the guests and watch which famed movies and stars roped in the golden star bust this year. To add to the excitement, guests can look forward to some remarkable acts by Bollywood's beloved Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Sonakshi Sinha and Tiger Shroff among others.

“Dubai and the MENA region are some of the biggest supporters of IIFA over the years. And it is with immense pleasure that we would like to share the IIFA MADRID success story with Dubai before the world saw it on the 10th of July,” said Mr. Sabbas Joseph, Founder-Director, International Indian Film Academy.
The exclusive screening was preluded by a special fashion extravaganza showcasing runway collections by homegrown label Meher & Riddhima. The reputed designer duo’s work has graced a number of celebrities to date. “We are excited about the association and honored to be a part of IIFA’s continued celebrations in Dubai. Pieces from our fall winter collection inspired by the Elizabethan era have already graced the Green carpet in Madrid and now we shared the same collection with glamorous audience in Dubai,” said Meher Mirchandani of Meher and Riddhima.
The event saw IIFA’s famous green carpet rolled out for the evening to walk Dubai‘s fashion set to the prestigious Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights.
“After an incredible star filled weekend in the heart of Europe, Lama tours, is privileged for hosting a 'world first screening of the IIFA experience in Dubai, our Home town,” said Mr. Kulwant Singh, Managing Director, Lama Group.
“We are excited to host the Hotels’ first Bollywood event in such a high spirit and looking forward to create the memorable experiences for every future event,” said Vipin Khattar, General Manager Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights.
 About Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 12 premier brands and 652 properties in 53 countries, as of March 31, 2016. The Company's purpose to care for people so they can be their best informs its business decisions and growth strategy and is intended to create value for shareholders, build relationships with guests and attract the best colleagues in the industry. The Company's subsidiaries develop, own, operate, manage, franchise, license or provide services to hotels, resorts, branded residences and vacation ownership properties, including under the Park Hyatt®, Grand Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt®, Andaz®, Hyatt Centric, The Unbound Collection by Hyatt, Hyatt Place®, Hyatt House®, Hyatt Ziva, Hyatt Zilara™ and Hyatt Residence Club® brand names and have locations on six continents. For more information, please visit
About Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights
Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights opened in March 2015 and is the second Hyatt Regency property in Dubai. Located in Healthcare City, the hotel features 461 spacious guestrooms and 405 residential units, enhancing the city’s business hospitality scene with a mix of traditional and contemporary living. The two-towered property provides panoramic views of the Dubai Creek and the city skyline and has a uniquely bright interior. Its lobby has one the world’s largest Swarovski crystal panels; over 60,000 Swarovski crystals - including chaton, octagon and pear. The interior also features over 1,000 square meters of living plant walls as well as flowers and greenery and is filled with the soothing sound of water features. For more information, please visit
About IIFA
Conceptualized and produced by Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. and supported by the key members of the Indian film fraternity, IIFA is the most appreciated South Asian film academy. Also, the IIFA Awards is India's biggest media event. With a viewership of almost 800 million, it is among the world's most-watched annual entertainment events.
From a one night celebration in 2000 at the Millennium Dome, London, the last sixteen years have seen the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) movement grow into a packed weekend of film-festivals, workshops, exhibitions, film-showcases, a global business forum and sporting events, all of which climax into the highlight of the Weekend, the IIFA Awards.

Photo Caption: Bhumi Pednekar at an exclusive screening and Gala Celebration of IIFA awards at the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights

Media Contact Details

Yasmin Poonegar, Southwest Asia Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, ,+91-9004128086 ,

Rohini Saldanha, Hill & Knowlton Strategies, ,+91-9819179368 ,


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