The IIFA 2023 award ceremony was held colorfully in Dubai. Bollywood stars Vicky Kaushal-Abhishek Bachchan entertained as hosts. The movie Gangubai Kathiawadi won many awards. Best screenplay, best dialogue and best cinematography awards went to this movie.
Greek God of Bollywood Hrithik Roshan was awarded the ‘Best Actor’ award. He also received this award for his performance in the Hindi film ‘Vikram Veda’. Also, actress Alia Bhatt won the IIFA Award for Best Actress for her performance in ‘Gangubai Kathiyawadi’. But she did not attend the ceremony. Producer Jayanthi Lal Gada accepted the IIFA award on behalf of Alia Bhatt. Alia could not attend the event due to some reasons.
Salman Khan, Kamal Haasan, Vicky Kaushal, Esha Gupta, Varun Dhawan, AR Rahman, Kriti Sanon, Shriya Saran, Nora Fatehi, Mouni Roy, Jacqueline Fernandez and many other celebrities attended the award ceremony.
Best Actor: Hrithik Roshan (Vikram Veda),
Best Actress: Alia Bhatt (Gangubai Kathiawadi),
Best Supporting Actor: Anil Kapoor (Jag Jag Jio),
Best Singer: Shreya Ghoshal (Brahmastra),
Best Singer: Arijit Singh (Kesaria.. ),
Best Supporting Actress: Mouni Roy (Brahmastra),
Best New Actor: Babil Khan (Kaala),
Best New Actor: Shantanu Maheshwari (Gangubai Kathiawadi),
Best Film: Dhishya 2,
Best Director: R. Madhavan (Rocketry The Nambi Effect),
Best Music Director: Pritam (Brahmastra),
Best Lyrics: Amitabh Bhattacharya (Kesaria)