Monday, June 11, 2012

‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ and ‘Rockstar’ rules the IIFA Awards 2012

‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ and ‘Rockstar’ got the most number of awards at the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards on Sunday. Each of the films won four awards in different categories.
Zoya Akhtar directed Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara won awards for Best Film, Best Story, Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor categories. On the other hand, Imtiaz Ali directed Rockstar for awards for Best Actor, Best Music Director, Best Lyrics and Best Playback Singer.
It was not easy for Ranbir Kapoor, who played the role of a hopeful singer in Rockstar, to get the award as he was nominated along with the top actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan. Ranbir had to beat them to win the title.
Farhan Akhtar won the Best Supporting Actor award for his performance in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. Zoya Akhtar got the Best Director award for the same film. However, Best Music Direction award went to AR Rahman.
Mohit Chauhan got the Best Playback Singer in male category for ‘Nadaan Parindey’ while Shreya Ghoshal got the award for Best Playback Singer female for her song ‘Teri Meri’ from the film ‘Bodyguard’.
Vidya Balan got the award for Best Actress for her performance in ‘The Dirty Picture’.
Parineeti Chopra won two awards for Best Debut Female and Best Supporting Actress for Ladies V/s Ricky Bahl. Actor Vidyut Jamwal picked up the award for Best Debut male for his performance in ‘Force’.