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PIX: Priyanka, Deepika, Madhuri sizzle on IIFA stage

Last updated on: April 28, 2014 19:01 IST

Image: Priyanka Chopra
Photographs: Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia/Reuters

The 15th IIFA awards were held in Tampa Bay, Florida, over the weekend.
Yet another edition of International Indian Film Academy awards concluded in an exotic location with all the trappings of a quintessential Bollywood affair.

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Farhan Akhtar starrer biopic Bhaag Milkha Bhaag bagged the top awards of the night including Best Picture, Best Direction (for Mehra), Performance in Leading Role (Male) for Akhtar, Performance in a Supporting Role (Female) for Divya Dutta and Best Story.

Actress and IIFA brand ambassador Priyanka Chopra put in a scintillating performance at the show.

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Priyanka Chopra

Image: Priyanka Chopra
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

Priyanka's performance also included hits like Tune Maari Entriyaan from Gunday, the Mujhse Shaadi Karogi title track and Jaane Kyun Dil Chahta Hai from Dostana, among many others.

Kevin Spacey, Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone

Image: Kevin Spacey, Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone
Photographs: Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia/Reuters

Hollywood actor and House of Cards star Kevin Spacey danced to Lungi dance from the film Chennai Express with the film's actress Deepika Padukone and Shaid Kapoor.

Deepika scored twin wins with Entertainer of the Year and Best Actress at the do for her turn in Rohit Shetty's blockbuster Chennai Express.

Deepika Padukone

Image: Deepika Padukone
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

Ram-Leela's leading lady brings some Gujarati colours onstage with her glamorous ghagra.

Deepika Padukone

Image: Deepika Padukone
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

The big winner of the night, Deepika Padukone performs a flawless lift during her dance routine onstage.

Kareena Kapoor

Image: Kareena Kapoor
Photographs: CourtesySnapsIndia

Kareena Kapoor was a green goddess in a body hugging number as she took to the stage for her performance.

Sonakshi Sinha

Image: Sonakshi Sinha
Photographs: CourtesySnapsIndia

Sonakshi Sinha painted the stage red with her energetic performance.

Ranveer Singh

Image: Ranveer Singh
Photographs: CourtesySnapsIndia

Deepika's Ram-Leela costar and rumoured beau Ranveer Singh was also on the roster of performing stars.

Hrithik Roshan and Mika

Image: Hrithik Roshan and Mika
Photographs: Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia/Reuters

Hrithik Roshan shows off his exemplary dance moves on the IIFA stage.

Hrithik Roshan and Mika

Image: Hrithik Roshan and Mika
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

Hrithik Roshan also joined singer Mika on the stage for a brief jig.

John Travolta

Image: John Travolta
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizcraft

Hollywood veteran John Travolta, accepts his Outstanding Contribution To International Cinema award as presenter Hrithik Roshan listens in.

The IIFA selfie

Image: Clockwise from left: Farhan Akhtar, Kevin Spacey, Anil Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Sonakshi Sinha, Shatrughan Sinha, Luv Sinha and Shahid Kapoor
Photographs: Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia/Reuters

Host Shahid Kapoor did an Ellen DeGeneres as stars huddled behind him for a selfie.

Incidentally, Kevin Spacey was also a part of the legendary Oscar selfie.

Check it out here!

Shatrughan and Sonakshi Sinha

Image: Shatrughan and Sonakshi Sinha
Photographs: Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia/Reuters

Sonakshi Sinha looks on as actor-politician father Shatrughan Sinha accepts his lifetime achievement award.

Madhuri Dixit

Image: Madhuri Dixit
Photographs: Mohammed Jaffer-SnapsIndia/Reuters

Dedh Ishqiya actress Madhuri Dixit was among the star performers of the night.

Madhuri Dixit

Image: Madhuri Dixit
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

Madhuri Dixit gets off thestage to interact with the star audience briefly.

Parineeti Chopra and Siddharth Malhotra

Image: Parineeti Chopra and Siddharth Malhotra
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

Hasee Toh Phasee costars Parineeti Chopra and Siddharth Malhotra take to the stage with much enthusiasm.

Farhan Akhtar, Shahid Kapoor

Image: Farhan Akhtar, Shahid Kapoor
Photographs: Courtesy IIFA/Wizkraft

Best Actor winner and host of the night Farhan Akhtar, along with co-host Shahid Kapoor, puts on a pirate costume for a comedy routine.