Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt And Sonakshi Sinha At IIFA Awards Green Carpet

Awards 2017 is now going on and we at are bringing you the updates from the event.

Hosted by Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan and producer-director Karan Johar, the ceremony, which celebrates the achievements of Bollywood in different cities across the world, is a three-day extravaganza that started from July 13 and is being held at the iconic MetLife Stadium in NY. The event has been started with a bang and the winners are also being simultaneously been announced.

Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were named Best Actors at the 18th edition of the IIFA Awards, for their remarkable work in Udta Punjab on Saturday.

Shahid Kapoor accepts his award for Best Actor from Katrina Kaif.

Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury walked away with the Best Direction award for Pink, a hard-hitting drama which put forth the message that when a woman says no, it is a no.

A sizeable crowd cheered loudly in Times Square when actor Varun Dhawan entered the stage to perform on his hit song “Badri Ki Dulhania” from his recent film Badrinath Ki Dulhania after the audience requested he do so.

As Saif Ali Khan is making a comeback as an awards show host, he has got everyone’s expectations high from IIFA awards night.

When an old man came on stage to receive his award from Alia Bhatt, Salman Khan gently kept his hand on the man’s back and very sweetly escorted him to the end of the stage.