Friday, April 5, 2013

Photos: Bollywood Stars at TOIFA 2013

TOIFA - "The Times of India Film Awards" is one of the most popular global democratic awards function that honors and recognizes excellence in Hindi Film industry.

TOIFA 2013 schedule:

Toifa 2013 date: The award function will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia from 4th to 6th April, 2013.

 April 4: TOIFA musical extravaganza at Pacific Coliseum.

 April 5: Screenings of popular Bollywood films in multiplexes across British Columbia.

 April 6: TOIFA Red Carpet and Awards ceremony at BC Place.

TOIFA will felicitate the very best from the fields of acting, directing, music, choreography and scripting. The voting is done by Hindi film fans across the world on the basis of nomination categories. There will also be 12 technical awards as well as critics awards which are chosen by the TOIFA advisory panel.

Some of the Bollywood’s biggest stars were caught & clicked at Vancouver international airport who arrived in town to participate and perform at the much-awaited TOIFA awards ceremony. Take a look on Bollywood stars attending TOIFA along with the nominations for TOIFA 2013 awards...

TOIFA 2013 awards for best film:
Gangs of Wasseypur
Paan Singh Tomar
Vicky Donor

TOIFA award 2013 for best director:
Anurag Basu – Barfi
Anurag Kashyap – Gangs of Wasseypur
Gauri Shinde – English Vinglish
Shoojit Sircar – Vicky Donor
Sujoy Ghosh – Kahaani 

TOIFA awards for best actor male:
Hrithik Roshan – Agneepath
Irrfan Khan – Paan Singh Tomar
Manoj Bajpai – Gangs of Wasseypur I
Ranbir Kapoor – Barfi
Shahrukh Khan – Jab Tak Hai Jaan

Who will take away the award for best actor? Thoughts please...

TOIFA awards for best actor female:
Deepika Padukone – Cocktail
Priyanka Chopra – Barfi
Sridevi – English Vinglish
Vidya Balan – Kahaani  

Is Vidya Balan a strong contender for best actress? Share your views with us.

The Bombay Velvet duo Ranbir Kapoor & Anushka Sharma will get together for the very first time to host the TOIFA 2013 awards ceremony.

Are you excited to see rockstar Ranbir & sultry Anushka together on stage?

Ravishing Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with hubby Abhishek Bachchan in Vancouver for the Times Of India Film Awards 2013 (TOIFA).

Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan will perform together at the TOIFA Awards in Vancouver on April 6. 

Shiamak Davar is choreographing the couples (Aishwarya & Abhishek) performance for TOIFA awards nite. 

The 'Rockstar' actress Nargis Fakhri

Sensuous Chitrangada Singh and filmmaker Karan Johar will host the Technical Awards and the Fashion ball on 5th April 2013 for TOIFA 2013.

Best actress in supporting role:
Anushka Sharma – Jab Tak Hain Jaan
Dolly Ahluwalia – Vicky Donor
Ileana D’cruz – Barfi
Rani Mukerji – Talaash

Best actor in supporting role:
Annu Kapoor – Vicky Donor
Boman Irani – Ferrari Ki Sawaari
Krushna Abhishek – Bol Bachchan
Nawazuddin Siddiqui – Talaash

Best actor/actress in negative role:
Bipasha Basu – Raaz 3
Rishi Kapoor – Agneepath
Sanjay Dutt – Agneepath
Tigmanshu Dhulia – Gangs of Wasseypur

Best actor/actress in comic role
Abhishek Bachchan – Bol Bachchan
Ajay Devgan – Bol Bachchan
Akshay Kumar – Housefull 2
Annu Kapoor – Vicky Donor

TOIFA awards for best lyrics:
Amitabh Bhattacharya – Abhi Mujhme Kahin (Agneepath)
Gulzar – Saans (Jab Tak Hai Jaan)
Javed Akhtar – Jee Le Zara (Talaash)
Swanand Kirkire – Aashiyan (Barfi) 

Best playback female singer:
Kavita Seth – Tumhi Ho Bandhu (Cocktail)
Shalmali Kholgade – Pareshaan (Ishaqzaade)
Shreya Ghoshal – Itni Si Hasi (Barfi)
Suman Sridhar – Muskaane Jhooti Hai (Talaash)

TOIFA awards for best music director:
Ajay Atul – Agneepath
Pritam Chakraborty – Cocktail
Pritam Chakraborty – Barfi
Vishal Dadlani, Shekhar Ravjiani – Student of the Year

Best playback male singer:
Ayushman Khurana – Paani Da Rang (Vicky Donor)
Mohit Chauhan – Barfi (Barfi)
Nikhil Paul George – Aashiyaan (Barfi)
Sonu Nigam – Abhi Mujhme Kahi ( Agneepath)

TOIFA awards 2013 for debut female:
Alia Bhatt – Student of the Year
Huma Qureshi – Gangs of Wasseypur
Ileana D’cruz – Barfi
Yami Gautam – Vicky Donor

TOIFA awards for debut male:
Ayushman Khurana – Vicky Donor
Arjun Kapoor – Ishaqzaade
Varun Dhawan – Student of the Year
Sidharth Malhotra – Student of the Year

Sidharth or Varun - Who's your favorite 'Debut Male'?

The TOIFA Awards 2013 will be telecast on Sony TV in June month (subject to change). 

Tell us your predictions on the TOIFA 2013 awards winners from the above given nomination list in the comments section below.

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