The much awaited International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards 2017 have taken place in New York last night.

It was hosted by Karan Johar and Saif Ali Khan. The event saw the likes of Salman Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Sushant Singh Rajput, Alia Bhatt and Kriti Sanon, amongst others attend the star-studded night.

Bollywood’s heartthrob, Varun Dhawan performed on the IIFA Awards stage with a stunning performance celebrating his father’s legacy in Bollywood. This year, IIFA presented the Woman of the Year Award to actress Taapsee Pannu and The Myntra Style Icon to Alia Bhatt. The award night included legendary actor Anil Kapoor and Sudhanshu Vats, Group CEO – Viacom18 honoring A.R. Rahman for his illustrious career and work as they celebrated his 25 years in the industry.