BBC Asian Net. to present from IIFAs

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


BBC Asian Network’s ‘Love Bollywood’ presenters Raj and Pablo will bring their star-studded show live from the International Indian Film Awards (IIFAs) in in Macao, China on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th June.

In its tenth year, the IIFAs are expected to attract Bollywood acts such as Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwariya Rai Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra.

BBC Asian Network will be embracing Bollywood fever by launching the first Bollywood Player. This will syndicate the best Bollywood content from the Network on to the web, giving audiences the latest photos, star interviews and features.

The material will include interviews from the stars, content from shows such as ‘Love Bollywood’, with film news, gossip and reviews from various showbiz commentators from across BBC Asian Network including Malini Agarwal and the Asian Network’s Entertainment Reporter Shabnam Mahmood.

Presenter Raj Dhanda said, “The Love Bollywood show is always one of the first to provide exclusive Bollywood interviews and gossip to our fans. The IIFA special will be no exception!”