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Men of the Year Awards: SRK, Imran, Sidhartha and more

Last updated on: October 3, 2011 18:10 IST

Men of the Year Awards: SRK, Imran, Sidhartha and more

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Don't miss the many sizzling celebs who graced the red carpet at this big do!

GQ Magazine held its annual Men of the Year Awards function in Mumbai on September 29.

Honouring men who have made their mark in the fields of entertainment, business, philanthropy and more, big names like Shah Rukh Khan, Imran Khan and Kumaramangalam Birla ranked among the recipients, while stars like Deepika Padukone and Neha Dhupia were in attendance. Take a look.

Shah Rukh Khan

The Badshah of Bollywood received a pleasant reminder of his standing in the movie industry prior to his mega-release Ra.One -- he scooped up the Cinematic Icon Award.


Image: Shah Rukh Khan
Photographs: Courtesy Perfect Relations
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A R Rahman

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Musical maestro Rahman was honoured with the GQ Legend title.


Image: A R Rahman
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Kumar Mangalam Birla

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The industrialist and Chairman of the Aditya Birla Group bagged Businessman of the Year and proudly escorted wife Neerja on the red carpet.


Image: Neerja and Kumar Mangalam Birla
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Freida Pinto

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There were two special awards for the ladies too -- and Freida Pinto scored one as Woman of the Year.


Image: Freida Pinto
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Farhan Akhtar

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The Rock On star must have been quite kicked to receive this one -- the Creative Power House Award!


Image: Farhan Akhtar
Photographs: Courtesy Perfect Relations
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Imran Khan

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The dapper Junior Khan was his usual suave self as he posed with his trophy, the Chivas Award for Outstanding Achievement.


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Yuvraj Singh

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His spectacular return to form in cricket saw the Sportsman of the Year honour go to Yuvi.


Image: Yuvraj Singh
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Anushka Sharma

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Scoring another victory for the ladies was Anushka, nabbing the Excellence Award. And she looked ravishing in her mint-green gown.


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Karan Thapar

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This TV commentator and interviewer was on the receiving end for a change, taking home the TV Personality of the Year title at the GQ Awards.


Image: Karan Thapar
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Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna

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For their contribution to the field of fashion, duo Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna were named Designers of the Year.


Image: Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna with an unidentified guest at the GQ Awards
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Sidhartha Mallya

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He's following in his father's footsteps and it's hardly going unnoticed! Mallya heir apparent Sidhartha was smashing in a tux as he received the Most Stylish Man Award.


Image: Sidhartha Mallya
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Jitish Kallat

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Artist of the Year went to the creative and talented Jitish Kallat.


Image: Jitish Kallat
Photographs: Courtesy Perfect Relations
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Prateik

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Nobody would disagree with this decision -- Prateik was named Breakthrough Talent and created quite a stir with his lovely Ek Deewana Tha co-star Amy Jackson on his arm!


Image: Prateik
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Baichung Bhutia

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And finally, another Excellence Award went to former football captain Baichung Bhutia. Other achievers celebrated by the magazine were Writer of the Year Tarun Tejpal, Jyotiraditya Scindia (Young Leader) and filmmaker Abhinay Deo (Excellence Award).

But don't go away yet -- there was plenty of eye-candy on the red carpet, who turned up to support the honorees!


Image: Baichung Bhutia
Photographs: Courtesy Perfect Relations
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Deepika Padukone

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The sultry star was there to cheer on beau Sidhartha -- and boy, did she have heads turning in a sparkling white backless number!

Image: Deepika Padukone
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Shazahn Padamsee

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This young B-Town beauty chose to stand out in a chocolate cut-away mini.

Image: Shazahn Padamsee
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Sushma Reddy

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The effervescent Sushma was all smiles as she faced the flashbulbs in a classy blue silk cocktail.

Image: Sushma Reddy
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Neha Dhupia

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Neha proved you don't need a dress to be sexy -- her white pantsuit with plunging neckline made quite a statement.

Image: Neha Dhupia
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Karan Johar

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Where SRK goes, KJo is sure to follow -- the moviemaker was his impeccably dressed self as he supported his best friend.

Image: Karan Johar
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Angela Jonsson

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Representing the model brigade was Angela Jonsson, who was simply stunning in her blue gown.

Image: Angela Jonsson
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Sarah-Jane Dias

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Sarah-Jane also took the same route, but in a hot fuschia backless outfit.


Image: Sarah-Jane Dias
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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Sameera Reddy

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Sam poured her voluptuous curves into a fitted black and beige ankle-sweeper.


Image: Sameera Reddy
Photographs: Courtesy Perfect Relations
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Rahul Bose

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Grinning widely, Rahul was also present in one of his superbly-cut suits.


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Simi Garewal

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No surprise here -- the inimitable talk show host was in her trademark white!


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Shahana Goswami

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And finally we have Shahana, who looked bold and beautiful in her plunging LBD!


Image: Shahana Goswami
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar
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