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11th IIFA Awards

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Best Picture  3 Idiots
Most awards  3 Idiots (16)
Other ceremonies  2009, 2011
Best Actor  Amitabh Bachchan (Paa)
Date  3 June 2010
Channel  Star Plus
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Hosted by  Boman Irani Ritesh Deshmukh Lara Dutta
Best Direction  Rajkumar Hirani (3 Idiots)
Best Actress  Kareena Kapoor and Vidya Balan (3 Idiots) and (Paa)
Hosts  Boman Irani, Riteish Deshmukh, Lara Dutta
Sites  Sugathadasa Stadium, Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Colombo

The 2010 IIFA Awards, officially the 11th International Indian Film Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the International Indian Film Academy honoured the best films of 2009 and took place between June 3 – 5, 2010. The official ceremony took place on June 5, 2010, at the Sugathadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka. During the ceremony, IIFA Awards were awarded in 23 competitive categories. The ceremony was televised in India and internationally on Star Plus. The ceremony was hosted by Boman Irani, Ritesh Deshmukh and Lara Dutta.


In related events, the IIFA Music and Fashion Extravaganza took place on June 4, 2010 at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. During the event, all technical awards were presented to the winners.

3 Idiots won sixteen awards, including Best Picture and Best Director, making it the most awarded film in IIFA award history. Other winners were Aladin, Love Aaj Kal and Paa with three awards and Wake Up Sid, Kal Kissne Dekha, Kaminey, Dev.D, Delhi-6 and All the Best: Fun Begins with one.


The awards began in 2000 and the first ceremony was held in London at The Millennium Dome. From then on the awards were held at locations around the world signifying the international success of Bollywood. The next award ceremony was announced to be held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 2011. The award ceremonies are held in various places around the world.

Winners of and nominees

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.

Green Globe Award

  • Vivek Oberoi
  • Habitat Humanity Ambassadorship Award

  • Salman Khan
  • Outstanding Achievement in Cinema

  • Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (Indian Cinema – Male)
  • Zeenat Aman (Indian Cinema – Female)
  • Anil Kapoor (International Cinema)
  • References

    11th IIFA Awards Wikipedia

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