The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards are one of the most prestigious and sought after awards in the Indian film industry. The 22nd edition of the awards, held in Mumbai, was an unforgettable night for the cast and crew of Aanand L. Rais’s Atrangi Re, as the film won big at IIFA 2022.
Iifa 2022: Aanand L. Rais’s Atrangi Re Wins Big
Aanand L. Rais’s Atrangi Re was one of the biggest winners of the night, taking home five awards in total. These awards included Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor (Male), Best Actress (Female) and Best Supporting Actor (Male). This was the first time that Rais had won the Best Film award at the IIFA Awards, and it was a momentous occasion for the director and cast.
Highlights from the Iifa 2022 Awards Night
The night was filled with memorable moments, from the acceptance speeches from the winners to the dazzling performances from some of the biggest stars in Bollywood. The night began with a performance from the legendary Amitabh Bachchan, who sang his hit song “Khaike Paan Banaraswala”. This was followed by a performance from the cast of Atrangi Re, who sang the film’s title song. Other performers included Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, and the night’s host, Ranbir Kapoor.
Cast and Crew of Atrangi Re Celebrate their Win
The cast and crew of Atrangi Re were ecstatic as they accepted their awards. Director Aanand L. Rais thanked the cast and crew for their hard work, saying that their dedication had made the film a success. Lead actor Akshay Kumar dedicated the award to his mother, who he said had always supported him. Lead actress Sara Ali Khan thanked her fans for their support and said that she was grateful for the opportunity to work on such an amazing project.
Analysis of the Film’s Success
Atrangi Re was a critical and commercial success, grossing over Rs. 500 crores worldwide. The film was praised for its unique story, strong performances, and beautiful cinematography. It was also praised for its positive portrayal of family dynamics and the importance of relationships.
Other Notable Winners at Iifa 2022
Other notable winners at the IIFA Awards included Best Actress (Male) for Varun Dhawan for his performance in the film Coolie No. 1; Best Supporting Actress (Female