After World TV Premiere on 18 June 2023, IIFA 2023 will continue to entertain us on June 25th. You can watch your favorite stars performing in Dubai, receiving awards for their notable works in 2022.
The International Indian Film Academy Awards, which is popularly known as IIFA, and its 23rd edition was held on 26-27 May 2023. The show is Produced by Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. This annual award ceremony honors the best Bollywood films, stars, filmmakers, technicians, etc. for their contribution to the film industry.
Since its inception in 2000, the IIFA award ceremony has been held in different countries worldwide. The first IIFA award ceremony took place on June 24, 2000, at the Millennium Dome in London.
The 22nd IIFA Award ceremony was held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Actor Sidharth Malhotra led the ceremony and his film Shershah got 21 nominations and became the most-awarded film at IIFA 2022, winning in six categories, including best film and best director.
The South segment of the annual IIFA is called IIFA Utsavam which was introduced in 2016. The current edition of the IIFA event honors the best movies of 2022 in various categories.
IIFA 2023 TV Premiere & OTT: Where & When to Watch?
The official satellite partner for IIFA 2023 is Colors TV as the last edition of the event also had its premiere on the platform. Colors TV shares the 2nd-week promo from the entertaining award ceremony, save the date for the TV premiere ‘On June 25, 2023’ Sunday, 12:00 PM.
You can also catch this on Jio Cinema for free from the same date and time as tv:
IIFA 2023 Award Ceremony Date & Venue
The grand celebration of the 23rd season of the IIFA was held at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai on May 26th and 27th, 2023 (Postponed from February). For the second consecutive year, the IIFA awards ceremony was held in Abu Dhabi.
IIFA 2023 Winners List
Here’s the complete list of winners of IIFA 2023:
Best Film: Drishyam 2
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female): Alia Bhatt (Gangubai Kathiawadi)
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male): Hrithik Roshan (Vikram Vedha)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Mouni Roy (Brahmastra: Part One – Shiva)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Anil Kapoor (Jugg Jugg Jeeyo)
Outstanding Achievement in Indian Cinema: Kamal Haasan
Best Screenplay– Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Utkarshi Vashishtha (Gangubai Kathiawadi)
Best Editing– Sandeep Francis (Drishyam 2)
Best Choreography for title track– Bosco Caesar (Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2)
Best Cinematography– Sudeep Chatterjee (Gangubai Kathiawadi)
Best South Design– Mandar Kulkarni (Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2)
Best Dialogues– Utkarshini Vashishtha (Gangubai Kathiawadi)
Best Special Visual Effects– DNEG, Redefine (Brahmastra 2)
Outstanding Achievement for Fashion in Cinema: Manish Malhotra
Background Score– Sam CS (Vikram Vedha)
Best South Mixing– Gunjan A Sah, Boloy Kumar Doloi, Rahul Karpe (Monica O My Darling)
IIFA 2023 Special Honorary Awards
The legendary actor Kamal Hassan was honored with the Outstanding Achievement in Indian Cinema award at the upcoming IIFA Weekend and Awards. Kamal Hassan has given outstanding performances in Indian cinema, and now a special award will be presented to him.
Actors Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia Deshmukh also received awards at IIFA 2023 for “Outstanding Achievement in Regional Cinema,” and Kamal Hassan. Manish Malhotra, a well-known fashion designer, gets recognition for “Outstanding Achievement in Fashion in Cinema.”
Who is the organizer of IIFA 2023?
The International India Film Academy 2023 award ceremony was held in collaboration with Abu Dhabi’s Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT-Abu Dhabi) and Abu Dhabi’s leading real estate development, management, and investment company, Miral.
IIFA 2023 Hosts
The IIFA 2023 was hosted by Bollywood actors Vicky Kaushal and Abhishek Bachchan. Both stars worked together in the 2018 romantic comedy film Manmarziyaan and expressed their happiness to host the prestigious and glamorous event of the film industry.
IIFA 2023 Nominations List
The voting for the nominations of IIFA 2023 started on December 27, 2022, in 12 categories. The nomination chart is topped by Bollywood’s one of the leading actresses of today, Alia Bhatt. Her films Gangubai Kathiawadi, Darlings, and Brahmastra Part One: Shiva received multiple nominations in IIFA 2023.
Check out the complete list of nominations in various categories for IIFA 2023:
- Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
- Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Vikram Vedha
- Drishyam 2
Best Actor (Male)
- Kartik Aryan for Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
- Rajkummar Rao for Monica, O My Darling
- Ajay Devgn for Drishyam 2
- Abhishek Bachchan for Dasvi
- Anupam Kher for The Kashmir Files
- Hrithik Roshan for Vikram Vedha
Best Actor (Female)
- Yami Gautam for A Thursday
- Alia Bhatt for Darlings
- Alia Bhatt for Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Shefali Shah for Darlings
- Tabu for Bhool Bhulaiyya 2
- Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Monica, O My Darling
- Rocketry: The Nambi Effect
- Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male)
- Vijay Raaz for Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Abhishek Banerjee for Bhediya
- Anil Kapoor for Jug Jugg Jeeyo
- Shankar Kher for Monica, O My Darling
- Shah Rukh Khan for Brahmastra Part One: Shiva
Best Actor in Supporting Role (Female)
- Radhika Apte for Monica, My Darling
- Mouni Roy for Brahmastra Part One: Shiva
- Nimrat Kaur for Dasvi
- Tabu for Drishyam 2
- Sheeba Chadha for Badhaai Do
Best Music Director
- Pritam for Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
- Pritam for Brahmastra Part One: Shiva
- Oaff and Savera for Gehraiyaan
- Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Gangu Kathiawadi
- Tanishk Bagchi, Pozy-Niranjan Dhar, Kanishk Seth, and Vishal for Jug Jugg Jeeyo
Best Playback Singer (Male)
- Arijit Singh for Keshariya (Brahmastra Part One: Shiva)
- Arijit Singh for Deva Deva (Brahmastra Part One: Shiva)
- Mohita Chauhan for Gehraiyaan (Gehraiyaan)
- Kanishk Seth for Rangi Saari (Jug Jugg Jeeyo)
- Aditya Rao for Behne Do (Rocketry: The Nambi Effect)
Best Playback Singer (Female)
- Shreya Goshal for Rasiya (Brahmastra Part One: Shiva)
- Shreya Goshal for Jab Saiya (Gangubai Kathiawadi)
- Janita Gandhi for Deva Deva (Brahmastra Part One: Shiva)
- Latika for Dube (Gehraiyaan)
- Kavita Seth for Rangi Saari (Jug Jugg Jeeyo)
IIFA 2023 FAQs
Ans- IIFA 2023 will be premiered on Colors TV.
Ans- IIFA 2023 venue is Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai.
A. Hrithik Roshan won the IIFA Best Actor Award 2023 for the movie Vikram Vedha.
A. Alia Bhatt won the IIFA Best Female Actor 2023 award.
A. Drishyam 2 won the Best IIFA Film 2023 Award.
A. IIFA 2023 TV Premiere Date is 18 Jun 2023.