Hosted by versatile and talented actor Javed Jaffery and interspersed with gags by Swapnil Joshi and Sunil Grover, the gala evening kick started with a nostalgic performance by Jaaved Jaaferi on his chartbuster songs over the years. What followed is a series of exhilarating performances featuring the inimitable Tushar Kapoor who enthralled the audiences with a superb performance on songs of his favourite stars from Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Jeetendra to Mithun Chakravorty!
Adding to the excitement, the sultry Sameera Reddy paid a tribute to the charming and versatile actress Raveena Tandon for her immense contribution to the Indian Film Industry. Sameera performed on some of Raveena’s chartbusters like Yeh Raat (Aks), Kissi Disco mein Jaayen (Bade Miyan Chote Miyan), Shehar ki ladki, (Rakshak) Akhiyon se goli maare, (Dulhe Raja). Last but not the least, the audiences were also enchanted by svelte and suave Lara Dutta’s performance on sizzling numbers including Aisa jaadoo daala, You are My love, Jhoom Barabar Jhoom etc.. That’s not all; her performance become even more interesting and lively when comic icons like Munnabhai, Baburao and Circuit also shook a leg with her.
This entertaining evening was interspersed with the honors, which were handed out across 6 categories.