From Shah Rukh Khan to Zayn Malik, Naughty Boy to Gurinder Chadha walked the red carpet.
Shah Rukh Khan was conferred by the Outstanding Contribution To Cinema honour, while One Direction’s former band member Zayn Malik won the award for Outstanding Achievement In Music.
“I say this very often that my stardom belongs to most South East Asians who reside abroad who have made the Indian cinema and me known around the world. I congratulate all the winners at the Asian Awards as well. There is so much talent around Asia and so many achievers, whether is was Dr. Amar Bose, the Hinduja Brothers or Zayn Malik. I am glad to have been a part of such a wonderful celebration of hard work by people in different field but similar passion.” stated Shah Rukh Khan, who looked dapper in a formal black tuxedo, with a sparkling white shirt and a black bow tie.Zayn Malik, who picked up the award for Outstanding Contribution To Music, even posed for a selfie with Shah Rukh, who was was happy to share the special moment with his fans via Twitter.
“This kid is so cool. May Allah bless him. Dinner time at the Asian Awards.” Shah Rukh captioned the selfie.
This was Zayn’s first public appearance since leaving band One Direction.
The Asian Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals born in or with direct origin from across pan Asia in all disciplines of life, from business and the arts, to sports and public service.
Fashion icon, Gok Wan hosted The Asian Awards 2015, and saw an exclusive performance from the cast of Gurinder Chadha’s upcoming West End extravaganza, Bend It Like Beckham – The Musical.
Celebrities like Mila Kunis, Gary Linekar, the Hinduja Brothers, Naughty Boy and Shah Rukh Khan were part of this prestigious function.
The panel of judges included key business people, cultural leaders and eminent political figures, led by the prominent Asian Entrepreneur Lord Bilimoria Of Chelsea. Here is a list of winners of The Asian Awards 2015:
Dr. Amar Bose
Entrepreneur Of The Year
Outstanding Achievement In Cinema
Shah Rukh Khan
Chivas Regal Social Entrepreneur Of The Year
Outstanding Achievement in Sport
Business Leader Of The Year
The Hinduja Brothers
Outstanding Achievement In Television
Outstanding Achievement In Art And Design
Outstanding Achievement In Science And Technology
Sir Tejinder Singh Virdee
Outstanding Achievement In Music
The Asian Awards 2015 certainly lived up to expectations.
The Asian Awards 2015 were held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Friday (April 17, 2015) and boy it was a star studded event. From Shah Rukh Khan to...2.5