The 17th International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) ceremony, popularly known as IIFA 2016 was recently held in IFEMA, Madrid, Spain with Bollywood biggies in attendance.
The gala event, which was co-hosted by Shahid Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar saw Bajirao Mastani earning the top laurels including the Best film, Best director and best actor award. You can catch the star studded evening on 10th of July. 7 pm on colors TV channel.
Highlights from IIFA
Here are five highlights from the green carpet and the main event to look forward to –
IIFA fan-girl moment between Fawad Khan and Ranveer Singh :
The green carpet saw a fun filled moment between the two actors when Ranveer imitated Fawad’s female fan followers and went gaga over him.
He started playfully imitating Khan’s female fans, pretending to swoon and then excitedly asked him for a hug. Khan, who looked characteristically dapper, grinned through it all.
PDA between the rumored couple Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh
A video that has come up online shows a glimpse of Deepika’s performance at the event. While she set the stage on fire with her dance moves, the actress made all go swooning when she gave a flying kiss to her rumored beau Ranveer.
Even Ranveer, who was present in the audience, gave her a kiss back . Their PDA did not end there as Deeps then pointed towards him and apparently admitted her love for him.
The gesture from the “Bajirao Mastani” actress left Ranveer beaming with happiness and made the audience cheer.
IIFA Hosting by Shahid Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar
The ‘Udta Punjab” star and Farhan are both known for their impeccable sense of humour.
The perfect combination of the duo will definitely leave you in splits and thoroughly entertained.
IIFA dance fun
Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone gave breath taking performances that set the stage on fire.
Not only this, the Bollywood’s reigning heroines even taught Salman Khan the steps of their song ‘Pinga’ from Bajirao Mastani backstage , so that he could join them in the finale.
IIFA on stage moments
From Ranveer’s acceptance speech to the the solidarity between the Bajirao trio, which was visible when sanjay Leela Bhansali asked Priyanka to join the stage, while Deepika and Ranveer were presenting him with the Best Director award.
There are a lot of emotional as well as fun moments awaiting you.
(Written by : Parisha)