IIFA Awards 2023: Hrithik Roshan and Alia Bhatt Take Home Best Actor Awards – Latest Updates and Highlights
IIFA Awards 2023: Get ready for the 23rd season of the prestigious International Indian Film Academy Awards, fondly known as IIFA. Produced by Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., this annual extravaganza is set to celebrate the crème de la crème of Bollywood. From outstanding films to exceptional stars, filmmakers, technicians, and more, the IIFA Awards recognize and honor their invaluable contributions to the film industry.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, played host to the grand 22nd IIFA Award ceremony, with actor Sidharth Malhotra taking the helm as the event’s leader. The film Shershah, featuring Malhotra, garnered tremendous acclaim, earning a staggering 21 nominations. It emerged victorious in an impressive six categories at IIFA 2022, including the coveted titles of Best Film and Best Director, solidifying its status as the most awarded film of the evening.
IIFA AWARD 2023 Winners List
The International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) witnessed a thrilling triumph for the Bollywood fantasy film “Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva” and the gripping biopic “Gangubai Kathiawadi.” Spanning across two memorable days, Friday and Saturday, the star-studded event unfolded at the magnificent Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi.
Bollywood’s luminaries gathered to pay homage to their peers and dazzled the audience with vibrant performances, adding to the spectacular festivities. With Abu Dhabi hosting the event for the second consecutive year, the IIFA Awards served as an annual celebration of the vibrant world of Bollywood. Now, let’s find out the complete list of the IIFA 2023 winners.
- Best Film: Drishyam 2
- Best Director: R Madhavan for Rocketry: The Nambi Effect
- Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female): Alia Bhatt (Gangubai Kathiawadi)
- Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male): Hrithik Roshan (Vikram Vedha)
- Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Mouni Roy (Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva)
- Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Anil Kapoor (Jugjugg Jeeyo)
- Best Adapted Story: Aamil Keeyan Khan and Abhishek Pathak (Drishyam 2)
- Best Original Story: Perveez Sheikh and Jasmeet Reen (Darlings)
- Best Debut (Male): Shantanu Maheshwari (Gangubai Kathiawadi) and Babil Khan (Qala)
- Best Debut (Female): Khushali Kumar (Dhoka Around the Corner)
- Best Playback Singer (Female): Shreya Ghoshal for the song Rasiya (Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva)
- Best Playback Singer (Male): Arijit Singh for the song Kesariya (Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva)
- Best Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya for the song Kesarya (Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva)
- Best Music Direction: Pritam (Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva)
- Best Cinematography: Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Best Screenplay: Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Best Dialogue: Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Best Background Score: Vikram Vedha
- Best Sound Mixing: Monica O My Darling
- Best Choreography for title track: Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
- Best Sound Design: Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
- Best Editing: Drishyam 2
- Best Special Effects (Visual): Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva
- Outstanding Achievement in Regional Cinema: Marathi film Ved, directed by Riteish Deshmukh
- Outstanding Achievement for Fashion in Cinema: Manish Malhotra
- Outstanding Achievement in Indian Cinema: Kamal Haasan
The Hosts of the IIFA Awards 2023 Award Night
The star-studded International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) 2023 was brought to life by the dynamic hosting duo of Bollywood actors Vicky Kaushal and Abhishek Bachchan. The talented pair, known for their collaboration in the 2018 romantic comedy film “Manmarziyaan,” expressed their joy and excitement to helm the prestigious and glamorous event of the film industry. Their charismatic presence added an extra dose of entertainment to the already spectacular evening.
Where and When to Watch IIFA Awards 2023
While the official satellite partner for IIFA 2023 is yet to be announced, there are strong indications that the glamorous award ceremony will most likely premiere on Colors TV. This assumption is based on the fact that the previous edition of the event also had its premiere on the same platform. However, it is important to note that we should await the official announcement by IIFA to confirm this information.
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