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?