PRIYANKA CHOPRA PAID tribute to legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra, who passed away last week, at the People’s Choice Awards on Saturday evening.

The 30-year-old actress, who won the trophy for best debut in international singing performed to hit numbers from Chopra’s films in his five decade long career.

“A most touching tribute to Yash Chopra by Priyanka performing to all or most of his popular songs throughout his numerous films,” Amitabh Bachchan, who attended the event, wrote on his blog.

Bachchan, 70, bagged the Best TV Host award for Kaun Banega Crorepati.

“How did it happen? It’s the People’s Choice Award by Colors channel for the Best Tv Host for KBC... thank you all that voted for me!,” he added.

The award ceremony also saw the newly-wed Kareena Kapoor Khan perform to hits from Ra.One and Heroine. Saif was a no-show at the event with Kareena saying, “He is relaxing at home.”

Everyone’s favourite Kapoor lad, Ranbir was awarded the Favourite Youth Icon trophy by Madhuri Dixit looking resplendant in bright orange attire.

People’s Choice Awards will be aired on the Colors channel in November.

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