There was little sign of jet lag as Bollywood took over Tampa Bay, Florida for IIFA weekend. Their energy was contagious, particularly at the awards night, the grand finale.
Hollywood star John Travolta did what he does best at the IIFA awards being held in Tampa Bay, Florida.
The actor seems to be embracing the new twist to comedy films in the Hindi movie world
Bipasha Basu and Parineeti Chopra both sported lighter locks
Bollywood is dressing to impress America, host country of this year's IIFA Weekend
Several stars have flown in here to join in the celebrations. A press conference here saw Priyanka with Anil Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha.
While Mayor Bob Buckhorn was shying away from dancing, Anil pulled him on stage and made him do his own signature step.
It is unfortunate but I don't think they don't want to vote - says the actor
If you're wondering what the secret to this boundless energy is, it's not for the faint hearted.
Priyanka, who's quite the poster girl for bridging the divide between east and west, has even coined a new nickname for IIFA
It's time for Bollywood's annual weekend get-together, this one to be held abroad, and a host of Bollywood stars have descended on Tampa Bay, USA for the IIFA Awards - far away from Mumbai and the election fever.
"I would rather vote than fly off to Tampa," said Sonam Kapoor when asked why, unlike some of her colleagues, she preferred staying back in Mumbai to exercise her right to vote.