Academy Award winning Actor Kevin Spacey will in Tampa April 24-26 for the International Indian Film Academy Awards weekend. He is going to lead an acting workshop that will also include Bollywood actress Vidya Balan. Balan won the national award for her thriller 'Kahaani'. The pair will work the masters class of study on Hollywood and Indian film industry.
Bollywood is simply not just one glamorous award show but a weekend of fashion, Indian Culture, and film. Tampa is already getting the place ready for the weekend as it is expecting some 800 million people to watch the finale of the awards show. We are wanting to put a good show together, as well as, an interesting mix of Tampa along with Indian culture.
Many workshops are planned at the University of South Florida. The Tampa Theater is already getting together a list of Indian films for the public to view. The weather in April is beautiful. The water temperature at the beach will be around 79 degrees.
You must also understand that in Tampa we have Busch Gardens and Adventure Island theme parks. In Orlando we have the granddaddy of them all Walt Disney World along with Universal Studios, Epcot, and SeaWorld theme parks.
There is talk of other Hollywood actors coming to the awards weekend. They are estimating about some 40 to 50,000 visitors will be in Tampa for the weekend. This is going to a big event for this city and we are looking forward to all that will be taking place. So if you have some time off and just want to experience some southern hospitality and Indian culture then come on down.We would love to have ya.