TOIFA’s Musical Extravaganza on 1st Day
Times of India Film awards began with a musical show that kept the audience enthralled with foot-tapping songs like ‘Tumse Hi’ and ‘Babli Badmaash’. Actors like ranbir kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Boman Irani will host the main event. Superstar Shah Rukh Khan with wife Gauri, Priyanka Chopra, Asin, Jimmy Sheirgil and Sujoy Ghosh are expected to arrive here soon while filmmaker Anurag Basu, Prabhudeva and Urmila Matondkar have already reached. Dancer Shiamak Davar, who is choreographing all the events, started the function with a performance on the song ‘Jaane Kisne’ before singing ‘Thana me baithe Pandeyji’ from ‘Dabangg 2‘.
His performance was followed by singer Shalmali Kholgade, who kept everyone on their toes, with her songs ‘Main Pareshaaan’ from ‘Ishaqzaade’ and ‘Radha’ from ‘Students of the Year’.
Times of India Group said the award is yet another step “for us in getting closer to millions of Indians across the globe”. TOIFA’s Musical Extravaganza is a tribute to the legendary Hindi Cinema music that audiences have been cherishing for 100 years now. It’s a great way to kick-start the TOIFA celebrations in Vancouver and we are looking forward to a gala weekend ahead,” he added