Who said acceptance speeches have to be serious? Bollywood A-listers know how to have fun

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Varun Dhawan, who was adjudged the Most Stylish Youth Icon (male) at the HT India’s Most Stylish awards in Mumbai on Wednesday, couldn’t resist having some fun on stage with Cyrus Sahukar. (ht photo)

Varun Dhawan, who was adjudged the Most Stylish Youth Icon (male) at the HT India’s Most Stylish awards in Mumbai on Wednesday, couldn’t resist having some fun on stage with Cyrus Sahukar. (ht photo)

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Actor and host of the evening, Vir Das kicked off the awards night in his own inimitable style. He sang a song set to the tune of 2017 hit Despacito, and even poked fun at award shows and Bollywood. Shiamak Davar’s dance troupe accompanied him. (ht photo)

Actor and host of the evening, Vir Das kicked off the awards night in his own inimitable style. He sang a song set to the tune of 2017 hit Despacito, and even poked fun at award shows and Bollywood. Shiamak Davar’s dance troupe accompanied him. (ht photo)

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Deepika Padukone was given the India’s Most Stylish (female) award. (ht photo)

Deepika Padukone was given the India’s Most Stylish (female) award. (ht photo)

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TV star and Bigg Boss runner-up Hina Khan, who wore an Alpana Neeraj outfit, was given the Most Stylish TV personality (female) award. (ht photo)

TV star and Bigg Boss runner-up Hina Khan, who wore an Alpana Neeraj outfit, was given the Most Stylish TV personality (female) award. (ht photo)

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Shahid Kapoor, who wore a chequered Gaurav Gupta suit, and Mira Rajput, in a body-hugging cream coloured dress, dazzled on the stage too just like the couple stood out on the red carpet. (ht photo)

Shahid Kapoor, who wore a chequered Gaurav Gupta suit, and Mira Rajput, in a body-hugging cream coloured dress, dazzled on the stage too just like the couple stood out on the red carpet. (ht photo)

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Shilpa Shetty was given the Most Stylish Author award. “Style is having to express much without saying anything,” she said in her acceptance speech. (ht photo)

Shilpa Shetty was given the Most Stylish Author award. “Style is having to express much without saying anything,” she said in her acceptance speech. (ht photo)

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Zeenat Aman gave away the Superstar of Style award to Amitabh Bachchan. “I have no logical reason to be here tonight. Hindustan Times is being generous,” Bachchan said in his speech. (ht photo)

Zeenat Aman gave away the Superstar of Style award to Amitabh Bachchan. “I have no logical reason to be here tonight. Hindustan Times is being generous,” Bachchan said in his speech. (ht photo)

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Parineeti Chopra was given the Style Gamechanger (female) award. She said she was especially proud of the award and looked forward to it every year as she always struggled with it and the fashion police helped her really pull-up her socks. (ht photo)

Parineeti Chopra was given the Style Gamechanger (female) award. She said she was especially proud of the award and looked forward to it every year as she always struggled with it and the fashion police helped her really pull-up her socks. (ht photo)

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Varun Dhawan got the Most Stylish Youth Icon (male) award. “HT is one paper I do love reading. They support arts, fashion and cinema and do an honest job,” he said in his speech. (ht photo)

Varun Dhawan got the Most Stylish Youth Icon (male) award. “HT is one paper I do love reading. They support arts, fashion and cinema and do an honest job,” he said in his speech. (ht photo)

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Sonam Kapoor was given the Global Style Icon award. “My fashion superpower is laughing at myself and being myself,” she said in her speech. (ht photo)

Sonam Kapoor was given the Global Style Icon award. “My fashion superpower is laughing at myself and being myself,” she said in her speech. (ht photo)

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Sonakshi Sinha received the Breaking the Mould (female) Award. “I don’t do what people expect me to do, be it the way I dress or the movies i do. You can call me a rebel,” she said in her speech. (ht photo)

Sonakshi Sinha received the Breaking the Mould (female) Award. “I don’t do what people expect me to do, be it the way I dress or the movies i do. You can call me a rebel,” she said in her speech. (ht photo)

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Rekha got the Hall of Fame (female) award. “Style is not external, it is a feeling. Saree reminds me of my mother, when i wear Kanjeevaram I feel engulfed by love, protection and softness from my mother,” she said. (HT PHoto)

Rekha got the Hall of Fame (female) award. “Style is not external, it is a feeling. Saree reminds me of my mother, when i wear Kanjeevaram I feel engulfed by love, protection and softness from my mother,” she said. (HT PHoto)

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Sridevi was given the Style Legend (Female) award. “Boney ji gives finishing touches to my looks,” she said. (HT Photo)

Sridevi was given the Style Legend (Female) award. “Boney ji gives finishing touches to my looks,” she said. (HT Photo)

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