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IIFA Awards: Queen, Haidar Win Big

Vikas Bahl’s Queen bagged and Vishal Bhardwaj’s Haidar bagged the top prizes at the 16th edition of International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards held in Kuala Lumpur. The three-day-long extravaganza came to a close on Sunday.


Queen bagged the best picture award. Other movies which were nominated for the top award were 2 States, PK, Haider, Highway and Mary Kom. Kangana Ranaut won Best Actress award, which was collected by Vikas Bahl on her behalf.

Best Director award was won by Rajkumar Hiran for PK. The Best Male Actor award went to actor Shahid Kapoor for his performance in Haider. He beat the likes of Aamir Khan (PK), Hrithik Roshan (Bang Bang!), and Shah Rukh Khan (Happy New Year)  to win the award.

Deepika Padukone was felicitated with the Woman Of The Year award and Riteish Deshmukh grabbed the award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Male) for his villainous act in Ek Villain.


Complete list of winners here:
Best Picture: Queen
Best Performance in a Leading Role (Female): Kangana Ranaut for Queen
Best Performance in a Leading Role (Male): Shahid Kapoor for Haider
Best Direction: Rajkumar Hirani for PK
Best Story: Vikas Bahl, Chaitally Parmar & Parvez Shaikh for Queen
Woman of The Year: Deepika Padukone
Best Regional Film: Lal Bhaari
Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Female): Tabu for Haider
Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Male): Riteish Deshmukh for Ek Villian
Best Playback Singer (Female): Kanika Kapoor for Baby Doll
Best Playback Singer (Male): Ankit Tiwari for Galliyaan from Ek Villian
Award for Outstanding Contribution: Subhash Ghai
Best Performance in a Negative Role: Kay Kay Menon (Haider)
Best Debut (Male): Tiger Shroff (Heropanti)
Best Debut (Female): Kriti Sanon (Heropanti)
Best Performance in a Comic Role: Varun Dhawan (Main Tera Hero)
Best Music Direction: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy for 2 States
Best Debut Direction: Omung Kumar for Mary Kom and Sajid Nadiadwala for Kick