IIFA Award for Best Actress

The IIFA Award for Best Actress is given by the International Indian Film Academy as part of its annual award ceremony for Hindi films, to recognise a female actor who has delivered an outstanding performance in a leading role. The recipient is chosen by viewers and the winner is announced at the ceremony. The current winner of the Best Actress award is Alia Bhatt for Raazi.

IIFA Award for Best Actress
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The 2019 Recipient: Alia Bhatt
Awarded forBest Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Presented byInternational Indian Film Academy
First awardedAishwarya Rai,
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (2000)
Currently held byAlia Bhatt,
Raazi (2019)
WebsiteIIFA Awards


Superlative Actor Record
Actress with most consecutive year nominations Rani Mukerji (2003-2007) 5
Actresses with most awards Rani Mukerji
Vidya Balan
Actresses with most nominations Deepika Padukone 10
Actresses with most nominations without ever winning Kajol
Katrina Kaif
Actresses with most nominations in a single year Deepika Padukone (2014) 3
Eldest Winner Sridevi (Mom) 54
Youngest Winner Anushka Sharma (Band Baaja Baaraat) 23
Eldest Nominee Neena Gupta (Badhaai Ho) 60
Youngest Nominee Zaira Wasim (Secret Superstar) 17

Multiple WinnersEdit

List of winners and nomineesEdit

  • Winners are listed first in bold, followed by the other nominees.

- Indicates the performance also won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress
- Indicates the performance was also nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress




Year Actress Film Role(s)
Vidya Balan Mission Mangal Tara Shinde ‡
Alia Bhatt Gully Boy Safeena Firdausi †
Priyanka Chopra The Sky Is Pink Aditi Chaudhary ‡
Kareena Kapoor Khan Good Newwz Deepti Batra ‡
Taapsee Pannu Badla Naina Sethi

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