The glittering ceremony of IIFA Awards 2018, which took place on June in Bangkok, was telecast on Colors TV on Sunday night. From veteran actress Rekha’s performance to complete winners list, we bring to you all the highlights from the prestigious awards night. The big winners were Jagga Jasoos, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Shubh Mangal Saavdhan and Newton, which won awards in categories such as background score, best choreography and special effects (Jagga Jasoos), best screenplay (Bareilly Ki Barfi), best dialogues (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan) and best editing (Newton).
Rekha’s performance after 20 years
The eternal queen of Bollywood Rekha mesmerised the audience after twenty long years at IIFA Awards 2018 held in Thailand.
The veteran actress performed in all her popular dance numbers right from ‘In Aankhon ki Masti to Salaam E Ishq meri jaan’. Rekha brought back the happy memories of some of her most popular films.
As soon as her performance got over, Bollywood’s gen-next superstars Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and the Kriti Sanon, Dia Mirza and Shraddha Kapoor rushed to the stage to perform with her. They took her blessings and an overwhelmed Rekha thanked everyone for their undying support.
Varun Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor set IIFA stage on fire
Bollywood stars left no stone unturned to make the event memorable. Varun Dhawan danced to some of his popular tracks whereas Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon set the stage on fire with their sizzling chemistry. Ranbir Kapoor set several hearts to flutter when he grooved to Balam Pichkari.
Shraddha Kapoor danced to the beats of her popular song Humma Humma. She mesmerised everybody with her performance.
Ranbir Kapoor does not perform in many shows but when he does he is a treat for all eyes. The handsome actor who is high on the success of Sanju was a star in IIFA 2018.
IIFA 2018 complete winners list
Talented artists were honoured for their work at IIFA 2018. Have a look at the complete list of winners.
Best Film: Tumhari Sulu
Best Actor (Female): Sridevi (Mom)
Best Actor (Male): Irrfan Khan (Hindi Medium)
Best Director: Saket Chaudhary (Hindi Medium)
Outstanding Achievement by an Actor in Indian Cinema: Anupam Kher
Best Actor In Supporting Role (Female): Meher Vij (Secret Superstar)
Best Actor In Supporting Role (Male): Nawazzuddin Siddiqui (Mom)
Best Story: Amit V Masurkar (Newton)
Best Music Direction: Amaal Mallik, Tanishk Bagchi, Akhil Sachdeva (Badrinath Ki Dulhania)
Best Background Score: Pritam (Jagga Jasoos)
Best Screeenplay: Nitesh Tiwari, Shreyas Jain (Bareilly Ki Barfi)
Best Dialogues: Hitesh Kewalya (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan)
Best Choreography: Vijay Ganguly and Ruel Dausan Varindani for Galti Se Mistake (Jagga Jasoos)
Best Cinematography: Marcin Laskawiec, Usc for Tiger Zinda Hai
Best Editing: Shweta Venkat Mathew (Newton)
Best Lyrics: Manoj Muntashir for Mere Rashke Qamar (Baadshaho)
Best Playback Singer (Female): Meghna Mishra – Main Kaun Hoon (Secret Superstar)
Best Playback Singer (Male): Arijit Singh for Hawayein (Jab Harry Met Sejal)
Best Special Effects: Ny Vfxwala (Prasad Vasant Sutar) Jagga Jasoos
Best Style Icon of the Year: Kriti Sanon
Best Debut Director: Konkona Sensharma