‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, from Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has become the top prize winner at the 15 International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, taking home top 5 awards including best actor, best director and best picture.
Deepika Padukone, 28, nominated in the best actress category for three of her films, won the award for ‘Chennai Express’. Deepika was also honoured with the best entertainer of the year award.
Shatrughan Sinha also called as Shotgun, today honoured with the Lifetime achievement award at 15th annual IIFA for his outstanding contribution to Indian cinema. He play role more than 200 hindi ,Punjabi and Bangla movies. Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha, daughter of Shatrughan Sinha and actor Anil Kapoor jointly presented the award to Shatrughan.
After reciving the award Shatrughan said “I am thankful to IIFA and the audience for their love and appreciation. With all humility I accept this award. I feel the lifetime achievement award means there are still miles for me to go ahead. I am grateful to my wife for her continuous support, Sonakshi is the daughter of the family and pride of the masses”.
The four-day event, with an expected worldwide viewership of 800 million, drew tens of thousands of visitors to the area and was expected to generate about $11 million in revenue, organizers said.
Check the list of awards winners and movies :
|Award Category||Winner||Winner Movie|
|Lifetime Achievement Award 2014||Shatrughan Sinha|
|Best Entertainer of the Year||Deepika Padukone|
|Best Picture Award||“Bhaag Milkha Bhaag”||Bhaag Milkha Bhaag|
|Best Performance in a Leading role (Male) Award||Farhan Akhtar||Bhaag Milkha Bhaag|
|Best Performance in a Leading Role (Female) Award||Deepika Padukone||Chennai Express|
|Best Performance in a Supporting role (Male) Award||Aditya Roy Kapoor||Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani|
|Best Performance in a Supporting role (Female) Award||Divya Dutta||Bhaag Mikha Bhaag|
|Best Performance in a Comic Role Award||Arshad Warsi||Jolly LLB|
|Best Performance in Negative role Award||Rishi Kapoor||D Day|
|Best Story Award||Prashoon Joshi||Bhaag Milkha Bhaag|
|Best Lyric Writer||Mithoon for “Tum Hi Ho”||Aashiqui 2|
|Best Male Playback Singer Award||Arijit Singh for “Tum Hi Ho”||Aashiqui 2|
|Best Female Playback Singer Award||Shreya Goshal for “Sun Raha Hai Na Tu”||Aashiqui 2|
|Best Direction Award||Rakeysh Om Mehra||Bhaag Milkha Bhaag|
|Best Debutant Male||Dhanush Raanjhanaa||Raanjhanaa|
|Best Debutant Female||Vani Kapoor Shudh||Desi Romance|
|Outstanding Achievement in International Cinema||John Travolta|
For more detail of nominees and winners of IIFA 2014, please visit awardsandwinners.com.