New Delhi: The 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy Awards was held in New York on July 15. Bollywood celebrities like Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Shahid Kapoor along with his wife Mira Rajput, Alia Bhatt, Sonakshi Sinha and Varun Dhawan attended the grand event to celebrate the success of movies from last year. This year, the magnificent event was hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar and Saif Ali Khan. Varun Dhawan joined the two for a segment. Sonam Kapoor’s film Neerja won the best film award. Actor Shahid Kapoor earned the Best Actor award for his role in Udta Punjab, while Alia Bhatt won the Best Actor (Female) award for the same film.
- Neerja bags the Best Film award
- Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor won the Best Actor Award for Udta Punjab
- AnirudhRoy Chaudhary won Best Director for Pink
Here’s the complete list of the IIFA 2017 winners:
AnirudhRoy Chaudhary for Pink
Best Actor (Male) Shahid Kapoor for Udta Punjab
Best Actor (Female)
Alia Bhatt for Udta Punjab
Best Actor in Supporting Role (Female)
Shabana Azmi for Neerja
Best Actor in Supporting Role (Male)
Anupam Kher for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story
Best Debutant (Female):
Disha Patani for M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
Best Debut (Male):
Diljit Dosanjh for Udta Punjab
Amitabh Bhattacharya for the song Channa Mere Ya from Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Amit Mishra for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Playback Singer (Female)
Kanika Kapoor for Udta Punjab
Tulsi Kumar for Airlift
Best Music Direction:
Pritam for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Actor In Comic Role:
Varun Dhawan for Dishoom
Myntra Style Icon Award:
IIFA Woman Of The Year
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