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With awards, Bollywood shows growing imprint in US

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Bollywood this week throws its premier awards event for the first time in the United States, which has quietly become the leading overseas market for India's prolific film industry. 

Bollywood film actors Aamir Khan (R), Katrina Kaif and Abhishek Bachchan, pictured after a news conference for their film 'Dhoom 3', in Mumbai, on December 10, 2013

The International Indian Film Academy on Wednesday kicks off four days of festivities in Tampa culminating in an awards ceremony Saturday that will bring out Bollywood's glitterati and Hollywood legend John Travolta.

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