Sri Lankan actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who made her Bollywood debut with Aladin, was declared Star Plus Debut of the Year (Female) at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards Saturday.
Apart from Jacqueline, Mahi Gill, who played the modern age Paro in Anurag Kashap's new interpretation of Devdas titled Dev D, too bagged the Star Plus Debut of the Year (Female) award.
3 Idiots fame Omi Vadiya, who had people rolling on the aisles with his antics in the super-hit movie, received Star Plus Debut of the Year (Male) award along with Jackie Bhagnani - the young actor who made his debut with the not-so-successful movie Kal Kissne Dekha. (NDTV)
Best Performance in a Comic Role: Sanjay Dutt, All The Best
Best Performance in a Negative Role: Boman Irani, 3 Idiots
Best Story: Abhijat Joshi, Raj Kumar Hirani, Vidhu Vinod Chopra - 3 Idiots
Best Debutant (Female): Jacqueline Fernandez, Aladin
Best Debutant (Male): Omi Vaidya, 3 Idiots
Star Plus Debut of the Year (Female): Mahi Gill, Dev D
Star Plus Debut of the Year (Male): Jackie Bhagnani, Kal Kissne Dekha
Global Green Award: Vivek Oberoi
Best Music Director: Pritam Chakraborty, Love Aaj Kal
Best Lyrics: Swanand Kirkire, 3 Idiots
Best Female Playback Singer: Kavita Seth, Ik Tara in Wake Up Sid
Best Male Playback Singer: Shaan Behti hawa sa thaa wo in 3 Idiots
Best Screenplay: 3 Idiots
Beat Cinematography: 3 Idiots
Best Dialogue: 3 Idiots
Best Background Score: 3 Idiots
Best Editing: 3 Idiots
Best Sound Recording: 3 Idiots
Best Song Recording: 3 Idiots
Best Sound Re-recording: 3 Idiots
Best Choreography Award: Bosco and Ceasar, Love Aaj Kal
Best Costume Designing: Anahita Shroff and Dolly Ahluwalia, Love Aaj Kal
Best Art Direction: Sabu Cyril, Alaldin
Best Special Effects (Visual): Charles Darby, Aladin
Best Action: Sham Kaushal, Kaminey
Best Makeup: Christien Tinsley and Dominie Till, Paa
Outstanding Achievement by an Indian Internationally: Anil Kapoor
IIFA Green Global Award: Vivek Oberoi
Really proud of Jacki! Most of our Sri Lankan artist used to preach to new commers sayin that u cant survive out side SL especially in their industries. Jacki has set an example for those hypocritic cowerds, that real Sri Lankans can win the world! Congratz Jacki and wish u all the best of luck for your future!! She made SL proud and recognized jst like Sana, Aravinda, Sanga, Arjuna, mahela, Murali, malinga, Susi and the others did...!! Good luck!
Saturday, 05 June 2010 10:46 PM
Hope nobody bans this news.
Sunday, 06 June 2010 12:08 AM
congratulations Jacqueline akkaaa!!! We love you!
Sunday, 06 June 2010 02:33 AM
Well done girl,keep it going,great job.
Sunday, 06 June 2010 03:10 AM
We all must be proud as Sri Lankans.
Sunday, 06 June 2010 03:21 AM
Why none of our politicians won the award for best acting? Aren't their acting is not upto standard?
Sunday, 06 June 2010 03:26 AM
All the best for you future Jacqueline Fernandez.
Sunday, 06 June 2010 04:07 AM
Jackqueline you are pride of Sri Lanka keep it up and keep the lion flag flying high when enermies of the country trying to put down us and trample us due to their racism and bigtory and ultra-nationalism, specially Tamils in Tamil Nadu. And among us also that old wrinkled bad mouth so-called one time MrsSri Lanka Rosy Senanayake try to undermine the country and its people - you always talk high about your country been seen in many occassions. Your love for your country we always admire and hail!
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