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IIFA 2017: Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt starrer Udta Punjab sweeps awards

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Sherri Watson | 18 July, 2017, 02:33

Meanwhile, Varun Dhawan was also awarded as best actor in a comic role for his performance in Rohit Dhawan's Dishoom. The winners have all been announced, we all know that the Best Actor and Actress awards were grabbed by Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor and the Best Film went to Sonam Kapoor's Neerja.

IIFA Awards 2017 are going to be aired on Colors in sometime.

Diljit Dosanjh clinched the Best Debut (Male) award for his performance in Udta Punjab while the Best Debutant (Female) award was won by Disha Patani for the movie M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story.

Tapsee Pannu was named IIFA Woman Of The Year.

Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury walked away with the Best Direction award for "Pink", a hard-hitting drama which put forth the message that when a woman says no, it is a no.

Three-day celebration of Indian cinema, the 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy Awards, was held in NY on from July 13 to July 15.

Even though hubby Shah Rukh Khan didn't make it to IIFA this year, Gauri sure made her presence was felt, and her pictures are proof that she had a fun time having brunch with Karan Johar in NYC. Amit Mishra won best playback (male) for "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', Kanika Kapoor and Tulsi Kumar shared the best female playback for "Udta Punjab" and "Airlift" respectively, while Pritam won best music director for "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil".

Besides Bollywood celebrities, several Hollywood stars, including Angelina Jolie, action star Jackie Chan, Australian pop-star Kylie Minogue, British actor Colin Firth, Hollywood stars Hillary Swank, Kevin Spacey and John Travolta, have also been a part of IIFA in the past.