The Global Indian Film TV Honors 2008 were held on 2nd March at the Andheri Sports Complex.
Sajid Khan and
Malaika Arora Khan hosted the event. It was directed, scripted, executed and co-ordinated by GS Worldwide Entertainment. The event had awesome performances by
Tusshar Kapoor, Anita Hassnandani,
Navneet Nishan, Rajshri Thakur,
Mona Singh, Smriti Irani,
Gautami Kapoor, Prachi Desai and Deepak, Amir Ali,
Shilpa Anand, Karan Singh,
Vikas Manaktala, Sayantini Gosh, Shriti Jha,
Saurabh Pandey, Gauri,
Rohit Roy, and Shabbir Ahluwalia.
Some of the celebrities which come at the ceremony were
Saif Ali Khan,
Karan Johar, Usmaan,
Ravi Behl, Naveed Jaferi, Parmeshwar Godrej,
Urvashi Dholakia, Preeti Jhangani, Shilpa Saklani,
Rakshanda Khan, Shveta Salve,
Rakesh Roshan, Sunil Shetty,
Gauri Khan, and
Dimple Kapadia. Ronit Roy bagged the Best Actor award for
Kasautii Zindagii Kay, and Prachi Desai bagged the Best Actress award for
Kasamh Se. Kasautii Zindagii Kay became the Best Fiction Show, and Comedy Circus became the Best Fiction Show. Hiten Tejwani and
Gauri Pradhan Tejwani got the Best Onscreen Couple for Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. Karan Johar won the Best Anchor for Chat Show for Koffee with Karan.
Kaun Banega Crorepati 3 became the Best Game/ Quiz Show; Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa became the Best Dance Show, and Music Arts and Dance became the Best Children’s Show. Shahrukh Khan received the Best Television Host award for Kaun Banega Crorepati 3.
Aditya Narayan and Divyanka Tripathi became the Best Fresh New Face for Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007 and Banoo Main Teri Dulhann respectively.
Deven Bhojani won the Best Actor in a Comic Role for Baa Bahu Aur Baby, and Best Actor in a Negative Role was given to Urvashi Dholakia for Kasautii Zindagii Kay.
Ali Asgar and
Achint Kaur received the Best Actor in Supporting Role award (for their work in the Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki and Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi respectively). Best Art Direction went to
Anurag Basu in Fiction for
Love Story (SAB TV series), and Amitabh Atreya in Non-Fiction for
Indian Idol. Left Right Left was given the Best Title Track award.
Amber Dhara got the Best Costume, Best Dialogue, and Best Screenplay awards. The specials awards, Life Time Achievement Award and Global Achievement Award were given to BR Chopra and Kareena Kapoor respectively.