Winners at the IIFA Awards 2017

IIFA Awards is one of the biggest awards in the history of Bollywood. From actors to directors, ever B-Towner was at the IIFA 2017 in New York. A star-studded affair, the event had a great line up of performances by Salman Khan, Varun Dhawan, Sushant Singh Rajput and more.

But like any other awards function, the highlight of this event was the golden trophy that every nominated celebrity wanted to hold in their hands.

While all the actors and artists have given their best in the last year, here are the ones that won the hearts of them all.

1. Best film – Neerja


2. Best director – Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury for Pink


3. Best actor in a leading role – Shahid Kapoor for Udta Punjab


4. Best actress in a leading role – Alia Bhatt for Udta Punjab


5. Best actor in a supporting role – Anupam Kher for M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story


6. Best actress in a supporting role – Shabana Azmi for Neerja


7. Best performance in a comedy role – Varun Dhawan for Dishoom


8. Best performance in a negative role – Jim Sarbh for Neerja


9. Best music direction – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil by Pritam Chakraborty


10. Best lyrics – Channa Mereya by Amitabh Bhattacharya


11. Best male playback singer – Amit Mishra for Bulleya


12. Best female playback singer – Tulsi Kumar for Soch Na Sake and Kanika Kapoor for Da Da Dasse


13. Best debutant male – Diljit Dosanjh for Udta Punjab


14. Best debutant female – Disha Pathani for M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story


15. Woman of the year – Taapsee Pannu


16. Style icon of the year – Alia Bhatt


17. Best story award – Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre Dhillon for Kapoor and Sons


18. VFX – Red Chillies Entertainment


Did you agree with the choice?

The amazing performances at IIFA Awards 2017

After the long wait, the IIFA Awards 2017 has finally arrived. Held in New York City, the awards function was a celebrity extravaganza with all the B-Towners dressed to impress.

Amidst all the glitz and glamour at the awards function were the amazing performances by our celebrities. From Varun to Alia to Salman Khan, every actor performed their heart out and entertained their audience.

Check out some of the performances below.

Watch IIFA Awards 2017 tonight at 7 PM only on Colors TV.

Salman Khan and Varun Dhawan dance to the iconic Judwaa song

After having won the hearts of millions with his role in Judwaa, Salman Khan is now ready to pass the torch to Varun Dhawan as he gets ready for his movie Judwaa 2.

The Actors were on stage together at the IIFA Awards 2017 and moved to the beats of the song ‘Tan Tana Tan Tan Tara’. This was truly an iconic moment to watch the two generations of the Judwaa actors together. Judwaa 2 is scheduled to release on the 29th of September this year.

Check out their performance together below.

Tune in to IIFA Awards 2017 tonight at 7 PM only on Colors TV.


Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan celebrate Katrina Kaif’s Birthday at IIFA 2017

Bollywood beauty, Katrina Kaif turned 34 today. With the IIFA Awards currently on at New York, the actress ringed in her Birthday with the B-town elite at the awards function.

Of course, just like her, even her birthday had to be made special. It is no secret that Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan are one of her closest friends. Well, they rose to the occasion and wished their beloved friend a very happy birthday in the most Bollywood way possible.

The two actors sang her a Birthday song and wished her all the love. Check out the video below.

Tune in at 7 PM tonight to watch the whole event unfold only on Colors TV.

Alia Bhatt and Diljit Dosanjh give an impromptu performance at IIFA 2017

The much awaited awards show of the year, the IIFA Awards 2017 has finally arrived. A star studded event with B-Town favourite celebrities and their amazing looks, was kick-started with a warm welcome from the forever young actor Anil Kapoor.

After a round of performances by the many celebs we were treated to an impromptu performance by none other than Alia Bhatt and ace singer Diljit Dosanjh.

Check out their duet performance below.

Tune in to Colors TV at 7 PM tonight to check out the full event. 

Salman, Katrina and Alia were the shining stars at the IIFA Awards 2017 press con.

The IIFA Awards is one of the most awaited events in the Bollywood industry. From designer couture to the breathtaking performances, the IIFA Awards is a star-studded event.

While the event itself is more than a month away, there was a press conference held yesterday and stars in attendance were none other than Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt. That’s right! The Ek Tha Tiger couple where together at the event and by the looks of it, enjoyed each other’s company all night.

While Salman looked dapper in a navy suit, Katrina rocked a colourful midi and Alia looked elegant in a long dress.

The trio entertained the crowd all night with their witty remarks and responses. The award function is to be held from the 13th to the 15th of June in New York and Alia Bhatt seems to be super excited about her debut performance at the IIFA. When asked about it, here’s what she had to say. “I am very excited to be a part of IIFA 2017 as this is going to be my debut at the IIFA Awards after five years in the industry. I am super excited that IIFA is being held in the beautiful city of New York. IIFA is all about togetherness and the celebration of the Indian cinema globally and I eagerly look forward to this celebration.”

Her Excitement about performing at the IIFA was shared by the Ek Tha Tiger star and here’s what she had to say. “It is such a great platform that not only showcases the celebration of cinema globally, but also it’s a great opportunity for us to reach out to our fans worldwide. I am excited that this year, it is happening in one of my favorite cities – New York!”

The line-up of performances include Alia, Salman, Katrina, Shahid Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon and more, while the list of hosts includes Riteish Deshmukh, Manish Paul for IIFA Rocks and yes, Karan Johar as the host for the big night. With a list like this, the event is bound to be a big hit.

While we all eagerly await the day, have a look at what went down at the press con.

The star of the show

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Alia Bhatt looked like a dream

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The dapper dude of Bollywood

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Katrina looked smoking hot in this colourful dress

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With the most sought after trophy

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And of course, the amazing trio strike a pose

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Are you excited for this year’s IIFA Awards?