IIFA Awards 2019 Winners and Nominees

IIFA Awards 2019 Winners and Nominees
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The IIFA Awards 2019 was a glamorous affair, with Bollywood royalty such as Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Rekha, Alia Bhatt, Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit, and making appearances on the green carpet.

Among the nominees, Deepika, Ranveer, Alia, Sara Ali Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari, and Vicky Kaushal won big. Check out the winner’s list for IIFA 2019.

Best Direction

  • Sriram Raghavan: Andhadhun (WINNER)
  • Amit Ravindernath Sharma: Badhaai Ho
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Padmaavat
  • Meghna Gulzar: Raazi
  • Rajkumar Hirani: Sanju

Our choice: Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Padmaavat

Best Story

  • Arijit Biswas, Hemanth Rao, Pooja Ladha Surti, Sriram Raghavan, Yogesh Chandekar: Andhadhun (WINNER)
  • Abhijat Joshi, Rajkumar Hirani: Sanju
  • Akshat Ghildial, Shantanu Srivastava: Badhaai Ho
  • Harinder S Sikka: Raazi
  • R Balki, Twinkle Khanna: Padman

Our choice: Andhadhun

Performance in a Leading Role (Female)

  • Alia Bhatt: Raazi (WINNER)
  • Deepika Padukone: Padmaavat
  • Neena Gupta: Badhaai Ho
  • Rani Mukerji: Hichki
  • Tabu: Andhadhun

Our choice: Alia Bhatt: Raazi 

Performance in a Leading Role (Male)

  • Ayushmann Khurrana: Andhadhun
  • Rajkummar Rao: Stree
  • Ranbir Kapoor: Sanju
  • Ranveer Singh: Padmaavat (WINNER)
  • Vicky Kaushal: Raazi

Our choice: Ranbir Kapoor: Sanju

Performance in a Supporting Role (Female)

  • Aditi Rao Hydari: Padmaavat (WINNER)
  • Neena Gupta: Mulk
  • Radhika Apte: Andhadhun
  • Surekha Sikri: Badhaai Ho
  • Swara Bhaskar: Veere Di Wedding

Our choice: Radhika Apte: Andhadhun

Performance in a Supporting Role (Male)

  • Anil Kapoor: Race 3
  • Jim Sarbh: Padmaavat
  • Manoj Pahwa: Mulk
  • Pankaj Tripathi: Stree
  • Vicky Kaushal: Sanju (WINNER)

Our choice: Vicky Kaushal: Sanju 

Music Direction

  • Amaal Mallik, Guru Randhawa, Rochak Kohli, Saurabh-Vaibhav, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Zack Knight: Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety (WINNER)
  • Amit Trivedi: Manmarziyaan
  • Amit Trivedi: Andhadhun
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Padmaavat
  • Shankar Ehsaan Loy: Raazi

Our choice: Shankar Ehsaan Loy: Raazi

Best Lyrics

  • Amitabh Bhattacharya: Dhadak (Dhadak) (WINNER)
  • Gulzar: Ae Watan (Male) Raazi
  • Irshad Kamil: Mere Naam Tu (Zero)
  • Jaideep Sahni: Naina Da Kya Kasoor (Andhadhun)
  • Shellee: Daryaa (Manmarziyaan)

Our choice: Amitabh Bhattacharya: Dhadak

Playback Singer (Male)

  • Arijit Singh: Ae Watan(Male), Raazi (WINNER)
  • Abhay Jodhpurkar: Mere Naam Tu, Zero
  • Amit Trivedi: Naina Da Kya Kasoor, Andhadhun
  • Arijit Singh: Tera Yaar Hoon Main, Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
  • Sukhwinder Singh: Kar Har Maidaan Fateh, Sanju

Our choice: Sukhwinder Singh: Kar Har Maidaan Fateh, Sanju

Playback Singer (Female)

  • Harshdeep Kaur; Vibha Saraf: Dilbaro, Raazi (WINNER)
  • Shreya Ghoshal: Ghoomar, Padmaavat
  • Sunidhi Chauhan: Ae Watan (Female), Raazi
  • Sunidhi Chauhan: Main Badhiya Tu Bhi Badhiya, Sanju
  • Tulsi Kumar: Paniyon Sa, SatyamevJayate

Our choice: (TIE) Harshdeep Kaur; Vibha Saraf: Dilbaro & Shreya Ghoshal for Ghoomar

Best Debutante (Male): Ishaan Khatter
Best Debutante (Female): Sara Ali Khan

Other special categories:

Best Actress In The Past 20 Years – Deepika Padukone

Best Actor In The Past 20 Years – Ranbir Kapoor

Best Music Direction In The Past 20 Years – Pritam

Best Film In The Past 20 Years – Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai

Best Director In The Past 20 Years – Rajkummar Hirani

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