Winners at the IIFA Awards 2017

By Daisy Crasto | July 17th, 2017

IIFA Awards is one of the biggest awards in the history of Bollywood. From actors to directors, ever B-Towner was at the IIFA 2017 in New York. A star-studded affair, the event had a great line up of performances by Salman Khan, Varun Dhawan, Sushant Singh Rajput and more.

But like any other awards function, the highlight of this event was the golden trophy that every nominated celebrity wanted to hold in their hands.

While all the actors and artists have given their best in the last year, here are the ones that won the hearts of them all.

1. Best film – Neerja

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2. Best director – Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury for Pink

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3. Best actor in a leading role – Shahid Kapoor for Udta Punjab

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4. Best actress in a leading role – Alia Bhatt for Udta Punjab

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5. Best actor in a supporting role – Anupam Kher for M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story

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6. Best actress in a supporting role – Shabana Azmi for Neerja

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7. Best performance in a comedy role – Varun Dhawan for Dishoom

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8. Best performance in a negative role – Jim Sarbh for Neerja

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9. Best music direction – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil by Pritam Chakraborty

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10. Best lyrics – Channa Mereya by Amitabh Bhattacharya

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11. Best male playback singer – Amit Mishra for Bulleya

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12. Best female playback singer – Tulsi Kumar for Soch Na Sake and Kanika Kapoor for Da Da Dasse

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13. Best debutant male – Diljit Dosanjh for Udta Punjab

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14. Best debutant female – Disha Pathani for M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story

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15. Woman of the year – Taapsee Pannu

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16. Style icon of the year – Alia Bhatt

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17. Best story award – Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre Dhillon for Kapoor and Sons

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18. VFX – Red Chillies Entertainment

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