Shah Rukh honoured at IIFA eventJune 13th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani
Macau, June 13 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has been skipping the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards apparently due to his rivarly with its brand ambassador Amitabh Bachcha, was honoured with the Star of the Decade award at the event here Saturday.
Shah Rukh recieved the male Star of the Decade, while Aishwarya Rai, Bachchan’s daughter-in-law, was adjudged the female Star of the Decade.
While Aishwarya came onto the dais to receive her award, Shah Rukh’s “Don” co-star Priyanka Chopra received the trophy on his behalf.
IIFA, which has completed 10 years, honoured the two starrs of the Hindi film industry as a part of its “golden decade” celebrations.
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