Bollywood stars continue to land in Vancouver ahead of Times of India Film Awards (with gallery)

Published: April 3, 2013

VANCOUVER DESI

Bollywood stars have continued their descent onto Vancouver, with 18 more celebrities landing at Vancouver International Airport Wednesday.

And the airport has again set up an official welcome area for fans and media at the East Concourse, International Terminal, Level 3 (Departures) near the Fairmont Vancouver Airport Hotel.

Coming to town for the Times of India Film Awards April 4-6, 2013, celebrities from the Hindi entertainment industry began landing in the city on Monday, with glamour couple Abhishek and Aishwarya Bachchan the first to arrive. For a gallery of stars to arrive Tuesday, click here.

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Celebrities expected at Vancouver airport Wednesday include:

  • Anu Kapoor (12:05 p.m.)
  • Chitrangda Randhawa (1:25 p.m.)
  • Sunidhi Chouhan (1:25 p.m.)
  • Suyash Sharad (1:25 p.m.)
  • Salman Khan from Dance India Dance (1:25 p.m.)
  • Mohit Chauhan (1:25 p.m.)
  • Sonal Chauhan (1:25 p.m.)
  • Sonal Singh (1:25 p.m.)
  • Chunkey Pandey (1:25 p.m.)
  • Nargis Fakhri (3:09 p.m.)
  • Aditi Rao (7:25 p.m.)
  • Mugdha Godse (7:25 p.m.)
  • Zareen Khan (7:25 p.m.)

Bollywood stars at YVR


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Anu Kapoor arrives Wednesday afternoon at the Vancouver International Airport for the upcoming Times of India Film Awards. The first ever TOIFA will be held in Vancouver from April 4-6, 2013. Jenelle Schneider/PNG


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