Renowned filmmaker Karan Johar will be see hosting the prestigious International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards 2017 with one of the Khans in the industry.
We are talking about 'Omkara' actor Saif Ali Khan, who has admitted to be elated to host the event.
"I am happy to be back to the IIFA stage this year as I join my close friend Karan Johar to host the IIFA Awards in New York. This year it's going to be super fun and glamorous in every way as Karan and I are going to have lots of surprises in store for our fans internationally," Saif said in a statement.
Interestingly, the 18th edition on the IIFA awards will also mark Varun Dhawan's debut at the ceremony, who will be seen co- hosting a segment of the awards night.
"I am absolutely excited to be a part of IIFA Awards in New York this year. I'm looking forward to join everyone and see fans at the amazing MetLife stadium. This year is truly going to be a grand celebration and I can't wait to be there," Varun said.
The star-studded award ceremony to be held on July 15 will witness power-packed performances by Salman Khan, Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif, Shahid Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon.