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Vicky, Kriti win big at IIFA Awards

Vicky, Kriti win big at IIFA Awards

The International Indian Film Academy Awards, popularly known as IIFA, was held in Abu Dhabi during the first weekend of June. The IIFA Rocks event was held on June 3 and the Main Awards was held on June 4, report agencies.

It was an evening full of glitz, glamour and sparkles at the 22nd edition of IIFA awards, where actors Vicky Kaushal and Kriti Sanon took home the top honours, Best Actor and Best Actress, respectively.

Vicky was honoured with the Best Actor award for his impeccable performance in the film ‘Sardar Udham’ while Kriti bagged the Best Actress trophy for her portrayal of a single mother in the film ‘Mimi’.

In the Best Picture Category, it was Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani-starrer ‘Shershaah’, which was also feted with the Best Direction, Music Direction, Playback Singer (female) and (male) honours.

Sai Tamhankar and Pankaj Tripathi were named as the best Performance In A Supporting Role (Female) and Performance In A Supporting Role (Male) for their roles in ‘Mimi’ and ‘Ludo’, respectively.

Suniel Shetty’s son Ahan won the Best Debut (Male) award for ‘Tadap’ while Best Debut Female went to Sharvari Wagh for ‘Bunty Aur Babli 2’.

The sports drama ‘83’, based on Indian cricket captain Kapil Dev, starring Ranveer Singh, took home the trophy for Best Story (Adapted) and lyrics for ‘Lehra Do’.

The IIFA Awards ceremony was hosted by Salman Khan, Maniesh Paul and Riteish Deshmukh.