IPPA Shines As Always While Recognizing Pakistani talent
IPPA (International Pakistan Prestige Awards) one of the biggest star-studded Pakistani events taking place internationally for the third time was held here at Oslo, Norway, X-Meeting Point. IPPA is acclaimed to be the biggest independent international Pakistani Awards to be attended by top celebrities of Pakistan.The first two IPPA Awards events were organisedin London, while this third edition took place in Norway. The award ceremony was well-attended by stars, government officials, media representatives and socialites. The star-studded affair not only brought the giants of the Pakistani entertainment industry under one roof but also served as a great platform topresent a soft image of our country.
laughter-filled comedy session by Ahmed Ali Butt
After a laughter-filled comedy session by Ahmed Ali Butt in which he interacted with all the stars seated in the front row.
An Element Which Is Missed
An element which is usually missed in most of the Pakistani awards unfortunately is modesty but in IPPA stars didn’t look that vulgar as most of the times they look!
Yes! The statement seems little harsh but let’s accept the truth.
ShehrozeSabzwari and Sadaf Kanwalthen took the stage for a powerful dance performance. Yasir Hussain and Moomal Sheikh were the nexthosts. The first award they announced was for Best TV Presenter of the Year Viewer’s Choice, which was presented by MrZaaem (CEO Opras) &HaniaAamir and went to Yasir Hussain. Next award was forBest Debut female presented by AimaBaig and MrArfan CEO Desi Kitchen, which went to Amar Khan and was received by Adnan Siddiqui. Best Debut male presented by Sonia Mishal and Mr Kaiser Ali, CEO Proof Security went to Shayan Khan,
WhileBest Designer of the Year Viewer’s choice, presented by Amy Bernard went to Nomi Ansari.Best Emerging Talent of the Year Viewer’s Choice presented by Sarah Shah of Xpressions&Asad Siddiqui went to Bisha Abbas while Best Model of the Year Viewer’s Choice was presented by Ali Malik and Sonia Mishal and went to Sadaf Kanwal. Hira and Mani then came in to host the next set of awards. The first of these was forIppa Style Icon of the Year Viewer’s Choicewhich were presented by Nomi Ansari and Maya Ali and went out to Ayesha Omer and AzferRehman.IPPA Singer of the YearViewers’Choicewas presented by Ms. Afshan Oslo parliamentarian Rafiqand Ahmed Ali Butt and went out to Aima Baig.IPPA Star of the Yearfemale and male were presented byMaya Ali and were won by HaniaAamir and Ahsan Khan respectively.
Next came a scintillating performance by Zara Noor Abbas brought by Bio Amla, whose amazing moves set the stage on fire. Sarwat Gilani then came to honourZebaBakhtiar, the recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award, and introduce the video presentation onher achievements. The award was presented by Mr Sabir Godil(GM Marketing BisconniChocolatto) and Adnan Siddiqui. Best Actor Male TV serial Viewers’Choice presented by Mr MazarJafre(Snr Media Manager The Brand Partnership) and Hania Aamirwent to Adnan Siddiqui.