IIFA Awards 2018
Thai performers in traditional costume present the opening act during the IIFA Awards of the 19th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) festival at the Siam Niramit Theatre in Bangkok on June 24, 2018.INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

The International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) is back with the 19th edition and this year it is being held at Bangkok, Thailand. The three-day extravaganza is coming to an end with the winners being announced in just a few hours. From green carpet to winners list and dance performances, here are the live updates of IIFA Awards 2018. 

Live Updates

2018-06-2502:23 (IST)

Best Actor Award

And the Best Actor Award goes to Irrfan Khan for Hindi Medium. He was competing with Ranbir Kapoor for Jagga Jasoos, Adil Hussain for Mukti Bhawan, Rajkummar Rao for Newton and Akshay Kumar for Toilet - Ek Prem Katha.

2018-06-2502:13 (IST)

Best Story Award

Amit Masukar won the Best Story Award for the film Newton, beating Siddharth-Garima for Toilet - Ek Prem Katha and Suresh Triveni and Tumhari Sulu. Dia Mirza and Colors COO Raj Nayak presented the award to Amit.

2018-06-2501:53 (IST)

Best Director Award

Saket Chaudhary has won the Best Director Award for Hindi Medium, starring Irrfan Khan. The other nominated directors in the category are Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari for Bareilly Ki Barfi, Anurag Basu for  Jagga Jasoos, Amit V Masurkar for Newton and Suresh Triveni for Tumhari Sulu.  

2018-06-2501:49 (IST)

Best Actress award

Sridevi won Best Actress Award for her role in Mom. Her husband Boney Kapoor received the award on her behalf. Alia Bhatt for Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Zaira Wasim for Secret Superstar, Bhumi Pednekar for Shubh Mangal Saavdhan and Vidya Balan for Tumhari Sulu were also nominated in the category.

2018-06-2501:26 (IST)

Best Film Award

And the award for Best Film goes to Vidya Balan starrer Tumhari Sulu. The film was competing with Bareilly Ki Barfi, Hindi Medium, Newton and Toilet - Ek Prem Katha to win the award.

2018-06-2501:15 (IST)

Rekha takes to stage after 20 years

The most awaited performance of the night is finally here. Rekha has performed with the same grace she did years ago in Umrao Jaan. This might be her first performance in 20 years, but she still has the charm and grace. Watch Rekha's performance video below:

2018-06-2500:55 (IST)

Sridevi honoured

IIFA Awards 2018
Bollywood film producer Boney Kapoor (R) receives the award in behalf of his late wife and actress Sridevi for her contribution to Indian cinema while Anil Kapoor (L) and Arjun Kapoor (2nd-L) looks on during the IIFA AwardsINDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

Late actress Sridevi honoured for her contribution to Indian cinema. Boney Kapoor received the award on her behalf, while Anil Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor supported Boney.

Anupam Kher received the outstanding achievement award in Indian cinema. 

IIFA Awards 2018
Boney Kapoor gets emotional as he receives award on behalf of SrideviINDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images
2018-06-2500:31 (IST)

Ranbir Kapoor's Rockstar performance

Ranbir Kapoor has made a Rockstar entry for his performance. From Balam Pichkari to Sadda Haq to Bulleya, the actor sure knows how to set the stage on fire. Watch all the videos of his performances below:

2018-06-2423:51 (IST)

Shraddha Kapoor slaying it with her performance

It's time for another energetic performance. Shraddha Kapoor set the stage on fire and showed her killer moves by performing to the tunes of Humma Humma song from her movie Ok Janu. Watch her showing the moves below: 

2018-06-2423:31 (IST)

Best Supporting Actor (Female)

Meher Vij
Bollywood actress Meher Vij (2nd-R) receives the award for performance in a supporting role - female for 'Secret Superstar' from Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan (L), actress Radhika Apte (2nd-L) and Yogesh Jain (R) managing director of Whoosh during the IIFA AwardsINDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

Another deserving award for Secret Superstar. Meher Vij takes home Best Supporting Actress award for Secret Superstar, beating Seema Pahwa for Bareilly Ki Barfi and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan, Tabu for Golmaal Again and Neha Dhupia for Tumhari Sulu. Varun Dhawan and Radhika Apte presented the award.

2018-06-2423:13 (IST)

Playback singers award

Arijit Singh won best playback singer male award for Hawayein song from Jab Harry Met Sejal and Meghna Mishra won best playback singer female award for Secret Superstar.

2018-06-2422:54 (IST)

Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon's energetic performance

Another energetic performance. Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon raise the energy level by performing on Tune Mari Entriyaan. Watch their performance below:

2018-06-2422:27 (IST)

IIFA Winners

Konkona Sensharma receives the award for Best Debutante Director for A Death In The Gunj, while Nawazuddin Siddiqui receives the award for best male actor in supporting role for Mom. 

2018-06-2422:09 (IST)

IIFA Winners

Kriti Sanon
Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon (C) receives the Most Stylish Icon award from Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana (L) and Deepika K, director of brand marketing Myntra.com looks on during the IIFA Awards of the 19th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) festival at the Siam Niramit Theatre in Bangkok on June 24, 2018INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

Amaal Mallik bagged the award for Best Music Director for the movie Badrinath Ki Dulhania. Kriti Sanon, on the other hand, won the Most Stylish Icon award.

2018-06-2422:01 (IST)

Bobby Deol performs with Iulia Vântur

Race 3 actor Bobby Deol and Iulia Vântur brought the house down with their energetic performance.

2018-06-2421:45 (IST)

Veteran actress Rekha arrives at the green carpet

Veteran actress Rekha walks the green carpet. The evergreen beauty of Indian cinema is set to perform on stage tonight. 

2018-06-2421:26 (IST)

Varun Dhawan sets the stage on fire

Varun Dhawan
Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan (C) performs on stage during the IIFA Awards of the 19th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) festival at the Siam Niramit Theatre in Bangkok on June 24, 2018.INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

One of the much-awaited performances of the night was by Varun Dhawan. The actor set the stage on fire with his energetic performance to his popular songs, including Tamma Tamma. Watch his performance below: 

2018-06-2420:43 (IST)

Ranbir Kapoor in the house

Finally! Sanju actor Ranbir Kapoor is in the house. Dressed in a black suit, Ranbir is looking handsome as ever. 

2018-06-2420:35 (IST)

IIFA Awards' first performance

Kartik Aaryan is the first performer of the night. The actor, who hosted IIFA Rocks 2018, has performed to his hit songs and Salman Khan's blockbuster hit Swag se Swagat. Watch the video below:

2018-06-2420:21 (IST)

IIFA Awards 2018 begins

IIFA Awards 2018 begins. Host Riteish Deshmukh is the new the Alauddin Khalji. Dressed as Khilji, Riteish makes a promising entry. Co-host Karan Johar also arrives on the stage. 

Karan Johar and Riteish Deshmukh
Bollywood actor Ritesh Deshmukh (L) and director/producer Karan Johar (R) host the IIFA Awards of the 19th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) festival at the Siam Niramit Theatre in Bangkok on June 24, 2018.INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images
2018-06-2420:16 (IST)

Rahul Bose and Konkana Sensharma

Mr. and Mrs. Iyer are in the house. Konkana Sensharma and Rahul Bose make a dashing entry at the IIFA green carpet.

2018-06-2419:27 (IST)

Boney Kapoor at IIFA Awards

Late Sridevi's husband Boney Kapoor arrived at IIFA with politician Amar Singh.

2018-06-2419:25 (IST)

Arjun Kapoor at IIFA Awards 2018

Handsome Arjun Kapoor looking stunning with legendary actor Anupam Kher and stunning Shraddha Kapoor.

2018-06-2419:23 (IST)

Ayushmann Khurrana arrives at IIFA

Here it is. Ayushmann Khurrana looking dapper in a white suit and black pants

2018-06-2418:57 (IST)

Anil Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor at IIFA Awards

Evergreen Anil Kapoor looking dapper as he is seen posing with the stunning Shraddha Kapoor. Nawazuddin Siddiqui also arrived at IIFA Awards. 

2018-06-2418:46 (IST)

Shraddha Kapoor arrives at IIFA green carpet

Gorgeous Shraddha Kapoor makes a stunning entry at IIFA Awards green carpet. She is looking stunning in a pink and red gown. 

2018-06-2418:34 (IST)

Kriti Sanon arrives at IIFA green carpet

Actress Kriti Sanon looked gorgeous as she arrived at IIFA green carpet. She will be performing at IIFA tonight. Check out the stunning Kriti and her beautiful gown below. 

2018-06-2418:24 (IST)

Celebs arrive at the Green Carpet

Race 3 actor Bobby Deol, Sonu Ke Tittu Ki Sweety actor Kartik Aaryan, Secret Superstar actor Zaira Wasim, actor Adil Hussain and Jagga Jasoos director Anurag Basu are the first few celebrities to walk the green carpet.