IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 02.52 AM: Alright then, this is THE END! It was indeed one night to remember. See you folks...
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 02.39 AM: And the moment we all were waiting for is finally here. Salman Khan has finally taken the stage to perform.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 02.26 AM: The Best Film Award goes to Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal's Raazi directed by Meghna Gulzar.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 02.18 AM: Ranveer Singh picks up the Best Actor (Male) trophy for Padmaavat and Alia Bhatt wins Best Actor (Female) for Raazi.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 02.04 AM: Aww...look at these two lovebirds. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone could not keep their hands off each other. We can never get enough of DeepVeer.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 01.49 AM: Leaving behind Janhvi Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan won in the category of Best Debut Female for her performance in Kedarnath. We say, well deserved.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 01.40 AM: The evergreen Rekha hands over an award to Deepika Padukone. It is a sight to behold to see these two beauties on stage together.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 01.20 AM: Ishaan Khatter just won the Best Debut award for Dhadak, and it became all the more special as Shahid Kapoor handed him the trophy.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 01.06 AM: If you thought Alia Bhatt was a latecomer, it's time to meet her senior Deepika Padukone. Wearing a purple gown with a long trail, Deepika made quite a few heads turn.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 12.56 AM: Choreographer Saroj Khan's protege, Madhuri Dixit, paid a tribute to her Guru with her impeccable dance performance.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 12.30 AM: Our birdies tell us that Alia Bhatt has just marked her entry. A little too late missy but beautiful nonetheless.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 12.05 AM: Sara Ali Khan makes her debut at IIFA 2019. She gave one enthralling performance and the crowd cheered loud for the beauty.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 11.55 PM: Ayushmann Khurrana's AndhaDhun that also starred Tabu in a pivotal role has won the category of Best Story. The film was directed by Sriram Raghavan.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 11.44 PM: To know who all are winning click here. So far, Arijit Singh was won the Best Playback Singer Male for Aye Watan from Raazi and Harshdeep Kaur has won the Best Playback Singer Female award for Dilbaro.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 11.35 PM: Vicky Kaushal's JOSH was definitely high at IIFA 2019 as he delivered one enthralling performance. We have proof.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 11.25 PM: Finally! Here's a glimpse of Salman Khan. Seated in the audiences, here's Dabangg Khan watching Katrina Kaif's performance.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 11.10 PM: Hola! Katrina Kaif is on stage and is setting it on fire with her Chikni Chameli moves. We ain't kidding! Here's a picture of hers from the stage performance at IIFA.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 10.30 PM: And it begins with a bang. The first performance of the event is by none other than Ranveer Singh. His energy is infectious and we just loved how he started the event with a rap song from Gully Boy.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 10:30 PM: Couple who walks the green carpet together, stays together forever! Just like Genelia D'Souza and Riteish Deshmukh. What a glamorous couple they make.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 10: 20 PM: Karan Johar kick-started the event with a gig. Here's his picture from the stage. Spot him if you can. *wink*
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 10.12 PM: Preity Zinta in her bubbly self arrives for the 20th edition of the IIFA awards 2019
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 10.04 PM: Sara Ali Khan Looks Like A Disney Princess In White at 20th IIFA Awards 2019
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 09.40 PM: K..k..k..Karan Johar is here sashaying on the green carpet of IIFA 2019. Looking dapper in a black suit, Karan has his signature glasses on.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 09.28 PM: The hosts are here with their respective better halves. Ayushmann Khurrana and Aparshakti Khurana have marked their entries with their wives.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 09.25 PM: Swara Bhasker is going to the beauty in white at the prestigious gala. She put up pictures on her Instagram account revealing her look.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 09.05 PM: We came across a selfie of Ranveer Singh along with his fan. This was clicked backstage while Ranveer went rehearsing for his act at the gala.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 8.50 PM: Woah! Look what we got. Salman Khan dancing backstage on his most loved songs is driving us crazy. Looks like the wait for his performance is going to be worth it.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 8.40 PM: BadMan Gulshan Grover is among the first ones to walk the green carpet of IIFA 2019. Why that stern look though Mr Grover?
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 08.30 PM: After Salman, look who we have from the backstage of IIFA Awards 2019? Katrina Kaif is here to burn the dance floor. We have got some pictures of hers sweating it out backstage.
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 08.05 PM: Look who got clicked backstage? It's our Dabangg Khan, Salman Khan, who is rehearsing for his power-packed performance at IIFA Awards 2019. We are waiting...
IIFA AWARDS LIVE UPDATES - 7.50 PM: Check out the media galore outside the venue. There is a different kind of enthusiasm among Indian media as IIFA is taking place in the homeland for the very first time.
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 7.40 PM: The wait for the gala to begin is draining your energy? Here's a picture of Ranveer from rehearsals to charge you up. Going by the pictures, we can assure that Ranveer will rock the stage with his maddening act.
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 7.10 PM: And it's showtime. The green carpet has been set for all the beautiful stars to mark their glamorous entries.
And the stage is set too!
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 7.00 PM: All the information regarding the live streaming of IIFA 2019 is right here.
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 6.50 PM: Well...well, wondering who will win the prestigious awards tonight? Fret not, we have racked our brains and done some guesswork. Click here to know our predictions of IIFA 2019 winners.
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 6.40 PM: Before the night begins, we have got you sneak-peeks of all the enthralling performances that will set the stage on fire tonight Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Ranveer Singh are all charged up to entertain you. Click here.
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 6.20 PM: The invitation to the event was as glamorous as one can imagine. Wrapped in a golden cover, stars received the most beautiful invitation by the organisers of IIFA 2019. Here's a look.
IIFA 2019 LIVE UPDATES - 6.00 PM: Here's a glimpse of what the evening holds for ya
For long, one has been anticipating to witness this glamorous affair and it goes without saying that the event will live upto our expectations. Since it is happening in Mumbai, it is all the more special for all of us. For all these years, IIFA used to whisk our Bollywood stars out of the country to be a part of the awards nights, but when in India, it's given that it will be better than ever. With the biggest of Bollywood stars attending the event, we are looking forward to some great inside pictures and videos from the event.
In terms of nominations, Ayushmann Khurrana and Tabu's AndhaDhun is ruling most of the categories. Following him are Alia Bhatt with Raazi and Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh for Padmaavat.
Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif and Madhuri Dixit were the ones who inaugurated the event by attending the press conference of IIFA 2019 that took place a few days ago. Just a day before yesterday, IIFA Rocks took place that celebrated and felicitated the artists of music and fashion industry. It saw performances from Neha Kakkar, Salim-Suleiman and more.
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