The International Indian Film Academy Awards 2017 took place last night at the MetLife Stadium in New York City. Huge names in Bollywood, such as; Katrina Kaif, Salman Khan, Alia Bhatt and many more gathered to applaud all the stars who won awards and perform on the big stage to make the night a memorable one for all.
The award show hosted by Karan Johar and Saif Ali Khan, IIFA 2017 featured performances from Katrina Kaif who performed dances for the songs ‘Afghan Jalebi’ and ‘Kaala Cashma’, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Shahid Kapoor and many others.
Attending the awards show were also big names like Sonakshi Sinha, Shilpa Shetty and Nargi Fakhri.
Huge congratulations to all the nominees and winners! Here’s a list of a few of the winners of IIFA 2017 Awards:
Best Film- Neerja
Best Male Actor-Shahid Kapoor
Best Female Actress- Alia Bhatt
Best Female Playback: Kanika Kapoor
Best Female Playback: Tulsi Kumar
Best Male Playback: Amir Mishra
Best Lyricist- Amitabh Bhattacharya
Star Debut of the year- Disha Patani
Best Story- Kapoor and Sons
Best Supporting Actor- Anupam Kher
Best Supporting Actress: Shabana Azmi
Best Music Director- Pritam Chakraborty
Best Director- Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury
Best Debutant- Male- Diljit Dosanjh
25 years of musical contribution- A R Rahman
IIFA Woman of the year- Taapsee