IIFA rocks: And the winners are…


Celebrating the grandeur of indian cinema iifa awards 2018 conquers hearts in bangkok! The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), the grandest celebration of Indian Cinema, put on a show for the ages in the cosmopolitan city of Bangkok, Thailand. The evening saw a spectacular melange of glitz and glamour with Bollywood stars, as they set the stage on fire.

The grandest of stages saw the talented duo Karan Johar and Riteish Deshmukh play hosts in their own inimitable way. With Karan’s witty zingers and Riteish’s charismatic avatar combining on stage, the director-actor Jodi entertained the audience with their crackling chemistry.

As the finale of the celebrated IIFA Weekend & Awards, the IIFA Awards saved the best for the last as India’s most loved actress and timeless beauty Rekha put on a nostalgic performance as she took the audience back in time. The night also featured mesmeric performances from Bollywood superstars including Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Kriti Sanon, and Lulia Vantur.


This year, IIFA honoured and paid tribute to two of the most celebrated actors of Indian Cinema the legendary Shashi Kapoor & Bollywood diva Late Sridevi.

The glamorous night also saw venerated actor Anupam Kher being presented with the prestigious ‘IIFA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Indian Cinema’, recognizing his immense contribution to Indian Cinema. Additionally, Style Icon of the year presented by Myntra was given to Youth Icon Kriti Sanon at the event.

Here is the complete list of IIFA Awards Winners:

 ·        Best Picture- TUMHARI SULU
·         Best Story- Amit V Masurkar (NEWTON)
·         Best Direction- Saket Chaudhary (HINDI MEDIUM)
·         Best Debut Director – Konkona Sen Sharma (A DEATH IN THE GUNJ)
·         Best Actor in a leading role Female- Late Sridevi (MOM)
·         Best Actor in a leading role Male- Irrfan Khan (HINDI MEDIUM)
·         Best Music Direction – Amaal Mallik, Tanishk Bagchi & Akhil Sachdeva (BADRINATH KI DULHANIA)
·         Best Playback Singer Female- Meghna Mishra (Main Kaun Hoon – SECRET SUPERSTAR)
·         Best Playback singer Male- Arijit Singh (Hawayein – JAB HARRY MET SEJAL)
·         Supporting Actor  Female- Meher Vij (SECRET SUPERSTAR)
·         Supporting Actor Male – Nawazuddin Siddiqui (MOM)
·         Best Lyrics – Manoj Muntashir (Mere Rashke Qamar – BAADSHAHO)
·         Myntra Style Icon Award- Kriti Sanon
·         Next IIFA give away winner – Arjun Kapoor
Here’s wishing all the winner heartiest congratulations!!