The biggest star-studded awards ceremony (Iifa Awards 2018) of the Bollywood was held on 24 June 2018. It was held with too much enthusiasm and was celebrated with lots of mind-blowing performances that you could ever imagine. All the stars like Salman Khan, Varun Dhawan, Ranbir Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Shilpa Shetty, Kartik Aaryan and others were present in the ceremonies and some of the performances by the stars were totally worth watching and admiring.
Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards which is the biggest awards ceremony of the Bollywood industry took place in Bangkok last night. The stage was set on fire with spectacular dance performances and some energetic hosting. The beautiful trophies were distributed amongst the most deserving actors, directors, producers, etc. of the season who performed extremely well in their roles and their respective work areas. The night was filled with extreme glamour and the beautiful dresses of these celebrities is one things that we all wait to see in the awards ceremony.
Talking about the hosts, Karan Johar and Riteish Deshmukh were the ones keeping the audience involved throughout with their energy and charm on the stage. The celebrities like Varun Dhawan, Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Kartik Aaryan and Shraddha Kapoor set fire on the stage with their mind-blowing performances and creating a great atmosphere at the awards ceremony. Lulia Vantur and Kriti Sanon on the other side also took over the audience by performing an entertainment act. There were many superb acts and performances and it was totally difficult to figure out which one was the best. But when Anil Kapoor, Karan Johar, and Riteish Deshmukh took the stage on the song “Tareefaan” from Veerey Di Wedding, it was just an inexplicable sort of a performance. Surprisingly this time Bobby Deol also performed on the song “Party Chale” which is the song from his latest film Race 3.
Talking about some of the awards, Anupam Kher was honored with the IIFA Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Indian cinema for his significant contribution in the field of arts. The IIFA Awards paid tribute to the late actors Sridevi and Shashi Kapoor. Kriti Sanon on the other side was awarded “The Style Icon of the Year”.
Let’s check out the IIFA Awards 2018 winner’s list:
Best Picture – Tumhari Sullu
Best Direction – Saket Chaudhary
Best Actor in the Leading Role (Female) – Sridevi
Best Actor in Leading role (Male) – Irrfan Khan
Best Supporting Actor (Female) – Meher Vij (Secret Superstar)
Best Supporting Actor (Male)- Nawazuddin Siddiqui (Mom)
Best Story – Amit V Masurkar (Newton)
Best Debut Director – Konkona Sen Sharma (A death in the Gunj)
Best Music Direction – Amaal Mallik, Tanishk Bagchi and Akhil Sachdeva (Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya)
Best Playback Singer Female – Meghna Mishra (Secret Superstar – Main Kaun Hoon)
Best Playback Singer (Male) – Arijit Singh (Hawayein – Jab Harry Met Sejal)
Best Lyrics – Manoj Muntashir (Mere Rashke Qamar – Baadshaho)
The Style Icon of The Year Award – Kriti Sanon
Next IIFA give away winner – Arjun Kapoor
The IIFA Awards went on to be a very successful event and also many celebrities like Ranbir Kapoor and Varun Dhawan interacted with their fans in Bangkok. The awards ceremony involved a couple of events and the stars like Anil Kapoor, Dia Mirza, and Anupam Kher also spoke on the Indian cinema culture and also the growth of the film industry. The IIFA 2018 took place for three days and all the three days went on to be successful, big and a total hit. Before the star-studded night of the IIFA Awards ceremony, IIFA Rocks was also conducted which was hosted by the young growing star of the Bollywood industry, Kartik Aaryan and the very famous and successful Ayushmann Khurrana. The IIFA Rocks involved performances like of Nushrat Bharucha and Mouini Roy who did dance performances and also the singing performances from the singers like Shalmali Kholgade, Nakash Aziz, Antara Mitra, Amit Mishra and Sreerama Chandra. The IIFA Rocks happened on June 22 and were one of the very special nights of the IIFA.
The IIFA Awards 2018 will be streaming on Colors TV in the month of July as per the latest news.