IIFA 2019: ‘Raazi’ Gets Best Film, Raghavan Wins Director Award

All the latest updates from ‘Bollywood’s Oscars’, IFFA 2019.

Updated19 Sep 2019, 03:22 AM IST
3 min read

The International Indian Film Academy Awards, aka ‘Bollywood’s Oscars’, was back for its 20th year. IIFA 2019 was held in Mumbai, and it was the first time the ceremony took place in India.

Hosted by Ayushmann Khurrana and Aparshakti Khurana, the show saw performances by Salman Khan, Ranveer Singh, Vicky Kaushal, Madhuri Dixit, Katrina Kaif and Sara Ali Khan. For more information on the show, click here.


Ayushmann Khurrana, Vicky Kaushal and Karan Johar graced the green carpet

IIFA 2019 was hosted by brothers Ayushmann Khurrana and Aparshakti Khurana

Ranveer Singh opened the show with a performance of ‘Mere Gully Mein’ from Gully Boy

While Madhuri Dixit, Katrina Kaif and Sara Ali Khan, Salman Khan and Vicky Kaushal mesmerized the crowd with their performances

Andhadhun, Padmaavat, Raazi, Sanju and Badhaai Ho were among the films nominated, with Andhadhun in the lead with 13 nominations

IIFA 2019 kickstarted on 16 September with IIFA Rocks where technical awards for Bollywood films were announced

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12:33 PM, 18 Sep

Ayushmann and Salman Prep for Their Performances Ahead of IIFA 2019

It’s almost showtime. Host Ayushmann Khurrana and Salman Khan were spotted preparing for their performances for the big night.

1:53 PM, 18 Sep

The Stage Is Set

The IIFA awards are being held in India for the first time. Here’s a glimpse of glitzy set at Dome at the NSCI stadium in Mumbai.

2:47 PM, 18 Sep

'Andhadhun' Dir Sriram Raghavan, Manjot Singh Among First Celebs to Arrive

Andhadhun director Sriram Raghavan, Dream Girl actor Manjot Singh and veteran film and theatre actor Dalip Tahil are among the first celebs to grace the green carpet.

3:57 PM, 18 Sep

Team Ayushmann Are Here

Host Ayushmann Khurrana and brother Aparshakti stopped by the green carpet accompanied by their partners Tahira Kashyap and Akriti Khurana. Ayushmann looked dashing in a white tux and Tahira dazzled in a pink dress.

3:57 PM, 18 Sep

KJo and Vicky Kaushal Pose on the Green Carpet

Karan Johar, Vicky Kaushal, Genelia Deshmukh and Riteish Deshmukh were the next to hit the green carpet.

4:29 PM, 18 Sep

Sara Ali Khan, Preity Zinta Arrive

Sara Ali Khan seems to have looked to Cinderella for outfit inspiration.

5:02 PM, 18 Sep
5:11 PM, 18 Sep

Ranveer Brings 'Gully Boy' Swag to IIFA

Ranveer Singh hit the stage in a fluorescent jacket and shades covered in spikes. He brought Gully Boy style to the show and performed 'Mere Gully Mein’.

5:21 PM, 18 Sep

'Dhak Dhak' Queen Madhuri Is Here

Madhuri Dixit looked stunning as usual in a red body con dress.

5:48 PM, 18 Sep

Hosts Ayushmann and Aparshakti Celebrate IIFA's 20th Anniversary

Ayushmann and Aparshakti serenade IIFA in honour of its 20th edition.

6:04 PM, 18 Sep

Arijit Singh, Harshdeep Kaur Win for 'Raazi'

Harshdeep Kaur and Vibha Saraf won the Best Playback Singer award (female) 'Dilbaro' from Raazi. Arijit Singh won the Best Playback Singer award (male) for 'Ae Watan’, also from Raazi.

6:50 PM, 18 Sep

Vicky Kaushal Sets the Stage on Fire With His Performance

7:41 PM, 18 Sep

Sara Khan Dazzles In Her First IIFA Performance

7:49 PM, 18 Sep

'Green Carpet Goddes' Deepika Arrives

8:45 PM, 18 Sep

Madhuri Dixit Dances on Her Famous 'Ek Do Teen' Song

9:53 PM, 18 Sep

Salman 'Bhai' Closes the Show With His Power-Packed Performance

10:11 PM, 18 Sep

Raazi Bags the Best Film Award at IIFA

‘Raazi’ has won the Best Film award. It went to director Meghna Gulzar. Actor Katrina Kaif and choreographer presented the award.

10:16 PM, 18 Sep

Best Actor (Male) Award Goes to Ranveer Singh for Padmaavat

The Best Actor (Male) award went to Ranveer Singh for Padmaavat. 83 director Kabir Khan presents him the award.

10:17 PM, 18 Sep

Alia Gets Best Actress award for 'Raazi'

The Best Actor (Female) award goes to Alia Bhatt for Raazi. On-screen husband in the film, Vicky Kaushal presented her the award.

10:18 PM, 18 Sep

Sriram Raghavan won the Best Director Award for 'Andhadhun'

Sriram Raghavan won the Best Director award for Andhadhun. Deepika Padukone presented him the award.

10:28 PM, 18 Sep

Ranbir, Deepika Win Award for Best Actor in Past 20 Years

Both Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone won the Best Actor in the last 20 years, respectively.

Published: 18 Sep 2019, 01:28 PM IST

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