View Photos: Deepika, Sonakshi, Kalki leave for IIFA 2014

Bollywood celebrities have been spotted leaving for the 15th IIFA awards weekend scheduled to be held in Tampa Bay, Florida. The green carpet for IIFA 2014 will roll out on Wednesday and conclude with the awards night on Saturday.

Deepika Padukone and other Bollywood celebs, including Sonakshi Sinha, Kalki Koechlin, Riteish Deshmukh and Yami Gautam, were spotted at the airport on Tuesday, April 22 as they left for the US.

The dimpled beauty Deepika Padukone looked quite stunning, when she arrived in her car in a white top, waving at the lens men. Sonakshi Sinha was seen in a black jacket and black outfit waving at the media persons present at the airport.

The ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ actress Kalki Koechlin was seen showing her ID to security as she went inside the airport. The actress looked cool and comfortable in a tank top with tights and sneakers.

Director Imtiaz Ali was also seen at the airport.

The next celeb spotted was the sexy Malaika Arora Khan in a striped blazer and white denims, flaunting her Jimmy Choo Blare tote.

Yami Gautam, the ‘Total Siyappa’ actress was dressed comfortably in a white pullover with a heart printed on the front and stone washed jeans.

Some of the new faces such as Richa Chadda were also spotted at the airport in a black jacket, Tee and denims. The young Aditi Rao Hydari was spotted at the airport looking smart as was Sahil Khan.

Singer turned actress Monali Thakur, who was seen in ‘Lakshmi’, was spotted in a red top and black tights at the airport.

Riteish Deshmukh looked a dapper in a black leather jacket and denims. Unlike many B-town celebs who chose IIFA over the ballot, Riteish made sure photographers got a good look at his voting mark since he had cast his vote in Latur, earlier this month.

Tusshar Kapoor was seen wearing a wide smile and looking good in a black Tee along with a jacket and denims.

Producer Kishen Kumar also smiled at the waiting shutterbugs as he was seen arriving at the airport. Then Nikhil Dwivedi of ‘My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves’ was snapped at the airport. The ‘Main Tera Hero’ actor Arunoday Singh was also spotted in a black Tee and chinos.

It seemed the music composer Pritam was happy to leave. Similarly, the ace designer Manish Malhotra looked happy to be leaving for Tampa Bay ahead of the ceremony.