The 20th IIFA Awards (International Indian Film Academy Awards) was held on 18 September 2019.[1] For the first time in the Awards' history, it was held in India, in Mumbai.[2] The show was hosted by Ayushmann Khurrana and Aparshakti Khurana. The nominees were announced on 28 August 2019.[3]

20th IIFA Awards
Date18 September 2019
SiteSardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium, Mumbai
Hosted byAyushmann Khurrana
Aparshakti Khurana
Official websiteIIFA Awards 2019
Best FilmRaazi
Most awardsAndhadhun (6)
Most nominationsPadmaavat (10)
Television coverage
NetworkColors TV

Winners and nomineesEdit

Merit AwardsEdit

Sriram Raghavan — Best Director (Andhadhun)
Ranveer Singh — Best Actor (Padmaavat)
Alia Bhatt — Best Actress (Raazi)
Vicky Kaushal — Best Supporting Actor (Sanju)
Aditi Rao Hydari — Best Supporting Actress (Padmaavat)
Ishaan Khatter — Best Male Debut (Dhadak)
Sara Ali Khan — Best Female Debut (Kedarnath)

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Star Debut of the Year – Male Star Debut of the Year – Female

Music AwardsEdit

Best Music Director Best Lyricist
Best Male Playback Singer Best Female Playback Singer

Technical AwardsEdit

Best Story Best Dialogue
Best Screenplay Best Editing
Best Cinematography Best Choreography
Best Background Score Best Special Effects
Best Sound Design Best Sound Mixing

Special AwardsEdit

Outstanding Contribution To Indian Cinema IIFA BIG 20 Award for Best Film
IIFA BIG 20 Award for Best Director IIFA BIG 20 Award for Best Music Director
IIFA BIG 20 Award for Best Actor IIFA BIG 20 Award for Best Actress


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  2. ^ "'Bollywood Oscars' comes home with first ceremony in India". The Guardian. Retrieved 16 September 2019.
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