Join CBC News Toronto LIVE at IIFA Buzz event

This Friday, come down to see a television broadcast LIVE on location in Brampton - plus, an interview with one of the top 10 Indian film celebrities in the world!

Join CBC news anchor Anne-Marie Mediwake at Brampton's Garden Square as she interviews actress Bipasha Basu and Punjabi band RDB during a live outdoor television broadcast of CBC News Toronto at 5, 5:30 and 6 pm. After the show, drop by our CBC Toronto Community booth for a meet 'n' greet with Anne-Marie and enter our draw for your chance to win great prizes from CBC!

CBC News Toronto is broadcasting from the site of Brampton's International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Buzz event, celebrating Indian film, music, fashion, food, dance, and more. Tune-in to CBC Radio, Television and log-on to for extensive coverage of the IIFA awards, buzz events and celebrations in Toronto during its North American debut this June. CBC will bring you ongoing highlights leading up to IIFA's star-studded gala weekend from June 23-25. The IIFA weekend will attract 40,000 visitors to Toronto and is one of the most watched entertainment events in the world.

What: CBC News Toronto LIVE television broadcast followed by Brampton's IIFA Buzz event
When: Friday, June 17, 2011 starting at 5:00 pm
Where: Garden Square, Brampton
Admission: FREE

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