Inaugural of the 2012 edition of DLF Indian Premier League cricket tournament will see more of pomp and pageantry than the previous years making it a spectacular entertainment extravaganza.
One of the highlights will be a dance programme showcasing dancing sensation Prabhu Deva and a bevy Bollywood stars.
Legendary Amitabh Bhachchan will host the inaugural on April 3 ( a day before the start of the IPL matches) at YMCA College of Physical Education Grounds, Nandanam.
Actors Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra are also likely to perform at the event.
News of Katy Perry, that California Gurls singer, making a special appearance and giving a performance at the event has sent the fans tizzy. Venkat Vardhan, coordinator, says he looks forward to a vibrant performance of Katy's hits.
Dance choreographer/director/actor Prabhu Deva will be performing a dance sequence of 7-minute duration.. He will also be cheering for the Chennai Super Kings, one of the teams participating in the IPL.
April 3 happens to be Prabhu Deva's birthday. This is perhaps the first time that he will be performing on his b'day in front of a huge gathering at the YMCA Grounds, Nandanam.