x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 21 November 2017

Cast of Padmavati to attend Asiavision Movie Awards

Glitterati from the Bollywood, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu film industries will descend on the UAE to take part in the award ceremony 

Indian Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone poses for a photograph during a promotional event for the forthcoming Hindi film 'Padmavati' directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Mumbai AFP
Indian Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone poses for a photograph during a promotional event for the forthcoming Hindi film 'Padmavati' directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Mumbai AFP

The Asiavision Movie Awards will host the stars of Padmavati, who will be in attendance to promote the big-budget movie, which is predicted to sweep box offices both in India and abroad.

Leading lady Deepika Padukone will receive the Global Icon of India award, while co-star Ranveer Singh will be given the Youth Icon of India Award. Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali will also be present.

The awards will take place at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on November 24. For more information and to buy tickets, visit asiavisionawards.com

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List of awards

Global Icon of India - Deepika Padukone

Youth Icon of India - Ranveer Singh

Best Music Director - Mithoon Shab

Best Debut Actor - Ashish Bisht Shab

New Sensation in Singing - Sanah Moidootty (Meri Pyari Bindu)

Best Actress Tamil - Aditi Rao - Kaatru Veliyidai

Best Actor Tamil - Vijay Sethupathi - Vikram Vedha

Excellence in Indian Cinema Award - Prakashraj

Man of the Year National - Rana Daggubati

Best Actor Malayalam - Dulquer Salman

Best Actress Malayalam - Manju Warrier

Outstanding Performance of the year - Shanthi Krishna

Man of the year Malayalam - Tovino Thomas

Best Director - Mahesh Narayanan - Take Off

Best Film - Thondimuthalum Driksakshium