Not every Bollywood star bid adieu to the green carpet at the big IIFA 2017 awards last night. For the action continued after the awards function with IIFA’s event manager Wizcraft Entertainment foraying into film production.
Wizcraft is making a film based on the IIFA awards, which stars Sonakshi Sinha and Diljit Dosanjh. And according to a report in India Today, it shot parts of the film on the green carpet and on stage after the awards.
The report quoted Sonakshi, who said: “We just shot a song on stage with this audience of NYC. I’m so happy Wizcraft is into production and I’m going to be their first heroine.”
While talking to India Today on the green carpet, Salman Khan also confirmed that he had shot for the film. “I’ve been working since the time I’ve come. I just shot a cameo for Vashu Bhagnani and IIFA. The film is on IIFA so let’s see how that goes. I was just shooting for it right now,” he said.
What’s more, Karan Johar, Aditya Roy Kapur and Boman Irani will also be seen doing cameo roles in the as yet untitled film. For fans in NYC, it was a bonanza on top of the big awards.