Stars Walk The Green Carpet At IIFA2011-06-27T04:08:00+05:30
Oscar winning actors Hilary Swank and Cuba Gooding Jr lent some Hollywood glamour to this year's IIFA awards. Swank was accompanied by actor Anil Kapoor.
Donning a boat-necked cherry coloured gown, the 'Million Dollar Baby' star was all praises for Bollywood. "India and Toronto has a special place in my heart. Hollywood and Indian cinema have to bring people together. Ibelieve in IIFA's Motto of one world one people," said Swank. Gooding Jr, best known for his role of a football player in Tom Cruise starrer 'Jerry Maguire', said he was bowled over by the sheer power of Indian films across the world. "I would like to be part of Bollywood movies," he added.
American actor Brian White, was also there to promote his latest movie'Politics of Love' opposite Mallika Sherawat. He said such passion and love from fans for movie stars is unheard of back
home.The 36-year-old actor-dancer, who has starred in many films and TV series including 'Fighting' and 'CSI:Miami', said the experience on the green carpet for the premiere of 'Double Dhamaal' was amazing.
"The hysteria for Indian film actors among fans was amazing," he said adding that he saw 'My Name is Khan' last year and wants to work in Bollywood.Brian said just like Bollywood actors Salman and Shah Rukh Khan, he too has six packs and is a dancer."Bollywood dances are very famous. I don't mind doing a sequel of 'Politics of Love' in India," he said. He described the film as an intelligent political statement and Mallika as an intelligent, talented actor and anincredible person.