Best Picture nominees - Jodhaa Akbar

Best Picture nominees - Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar, starring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Hrithik Roshan, is among the nominees for the Best Picture award at the 2009 IIFA awards.

Jodhaa Akbar is the story of Mughal ruler Akbar and his Hindu wife Jodhaa, and like any other film based on history, this one too had people supporting it and fighting against it.

The film has bagged maximum nominations at the IIFA this year, with nominations in the Director (Ashutosh Gowariker), Actor (Hrithik Roshan), Actress (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), Supporting Actor (Sonu Sood), Supporting Actress (Ila Arun), Comic Actor (Tejpal Singh), Negative Role (Vishwas Badola), Music (A. R Rahman), Lyrics (Javed Akhtar), Story (Haidar Ali) and many other categories as well.