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This will be yet another star-studded weekend for Bollywood fans. On Wednesday, 12, 2014, Dubai saw the glam premiere of Gunday with Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor in attendance. But they are followed by a long list of stars who are here in Dubai for various events.
The biggest event this week is the 4th Gadoya Holdings GR8 Women Awards 2014 Middle East to be held at Sofitel The Palm on February 15, 2014. Organised by Anu and Shashi Ranjan, publishers of GR8! TV magazine, the evening will see Dubai’s elite rub shoulders with Bollywood celebrities including Kangana Ranaut, Shriya Saran and Simi Garewal. Kangana, incidentally will also promote her upcoming film Queen in the UAE.
The GR8! Women Awards which serves as a platform to further the cause of women empowerment also has other celebs in attendance. Bollywood playback singer Harshdeep Kaur who rose to fame with Katiya Karoon (Rockstar), Heer (Jab Tak Hai Jaan) among other songs, will regale guests with her hits. A number of top television stars will also be there including Vivian Dsena, Sidharth Shukla, Shashank Vyas, Anas Rashid, Rithvik Dhanjani, Eijaz Khan Ravi Dubey, Shweta Tiwari, Sumona Chakravarti, Barkha Bisht Sengupta, Shweta Kawaatra and Mouli Ganguly.
Women power apart, the hunky Sonu Sood is also in Dubai to fulfill his duties as brand ambassador for the French perfume brand Giovanni Bacci Paris in the UAE. Sonu will visit Lamcy Plaza in the evening on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 6pm for a public event where the perfume brand will be launched.
Finally, Sonam Kapoor is in town on a rather hush-hush shoot for her YashRaj Film Bewakoofiyan though she is keeping a rather low profile.
So ready for star-spotting this weekend?