IIFA 2011: Dabangg bags seven awards


By Hindustan Times

Dabangg continues to make waves, as after winning National award for wholesome entertainment, the film has won honours in as many as seven categories at IIFA Awards- Best Film, Best Lyrics, Best Male Singer, Best Debut (Female), Best Female Singer, Best Villain and Best Music.

Bollywood actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Irrfan Khan, Gulshan Grover, Anil Kapoor and Anupam Kher are attending the much-awaited awards ceremony.


Best Director: Karan Johar for My Name Is Khan

Leadine Role (Male): Shah Rukh Khan for My Name Is Khan

Leading Role (Female): Anushka Sharma for Band Baaja Baaraat

Lifetime Achievement Award: Asha Bhosle

Best Performance in Supporing Role (Female): Prachi Desai for Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai

Best Performance in Supporing Role (Male): Arjun Rampal in Raajneeti

Best Performace in Negative Role: Sonu Sood for Dabangg

Best Actor in Comic Performance: Riteish Deshmukh for Housefull

Hottest Pair in Bollywood: Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh

Best Debut (Female): Sonakshi Sinha - Dabangg

Best Debut (Male): Ranveer Singh - Band Baaja Baaraat

Best Lyrics: Niranjan Iyengar for Sajdaa My Name Is Khan

Best Male Singer: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for Tere Mast Mast Do Nain

Best Female Singer: Mamta Sharma for Munni Badnaam Hui

Best Music: Sajid Wajid and Lalit Pandit for Dabangg

Best Screenplay: Abhinav Kashyap and Dilip Shukla for Dabangg

Best Dialogue: Vishal Bhardwaj for Ishqiya

Best Story: Shivani Bhatija for My Name Is Khan

Outstanding achievement in cinema: Sharmila Tagore

Hottest Pair of Bollywood: Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh