Check Out The Full Nominations List Of IIFA 2017


After the National Awards, it is the International Indian Film Academy Awards, popularly known as IIFA Awards, which is considered to be the most prestigious award. Every year the members of the Indian film industry grace the event and we witness the appreciation of talents of the industry.

As huge as the award is, the locations for the event have been equally huge. From Dubai to Macau, the award show explores some of the most exotic cities of the world. This year IIFA is going to be held in the New York city. The 2-day event is going to take place on July 14 and July 15.

The nominations for this year’s awards have been announced and it is certainly a delight for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil fans. Karan Johar’s unusual love story starring Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma has bagged a total of 8 nominations putting it at the top of the list.

Next is the captain cool Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s biopic, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story starring Sushant Singh Rajput with nominations in 7 categories.

Some of the big nominations include:


Best film:




Udta Punjab

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

MS Dhoni: The Untold Story


Best Actor in a Lead Role (Male):

Shahid Kapoor for Udta Punjab

Ranbir Kapoor for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Shah Rukh Khan for Fan

Sushant Singh Rajput for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story

Amitabh Bachchan for Pink

Salman Khan for Sultan


Best Actor in a Lead Role (Female):

Anushka Sharma for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Alia Bhatt for Dear Zindagi & Udta Punjab

Sonam Kapoor for Neerja

Tapsee Pannu for Pink.


Best Director:

Karan Johar- Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Neeraj Pandey- MS Dhoni

Ram Madhvani- Neerja

Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury- Pink

Ali Abbas Zafar- Sultan

Abhishek Choubey- Udta Punjab


Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male):

Rajat Kapoor- Kapoor and Sons

Rajkummar Rao- Aligarh

Rishi Kapoor- Kapoor and Sons

Anupam Kher- MS Dhoni

Amitabh Bachchan- Wazir


Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female):

Shabana Azmi- Neerja

Andrea Tariang Pink

Ratna Pathak Shah- Kapoor and Sons

Disha Patani- Ms Dhoni

Richa Chadha- Sarbjit


Best Actor in a Comedy Role:

Varun Dhawan- Dishoom

Jimmy Shergill- Happy Bhag Jayegi

Rishi Kapoor- Kapoor and Sons


Best Actor in a Negative Role:

Neil Nitin Mukesh- Wazir

Shah Rukh Khan- Fan

Jim Sarbh- Neerja


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