The Awards Office of the LUX Style Awards has announced the categories for the upcoming year. The genres covered at the star studded, high wattage event will encompass awards in Fashion, Film, Music and Television simultaneously.
This year, the Awards Office updated several categories to reflect the changing realities of the industries. Best Actor Film (Critics) & Best Actress Film (Critics); Best Actor TV (Critics) & Best Actress TV (Critics) have been added to the Film and TV categories. These will be in an addition to the Best Actor and Best Actress Film & TV category, which will be based on People’s choice. Accolades for Best Supporting Actor (Film) and Best Supporting Actress (Film) are currently under review by the jury. A category for Best Emerging Talent in Television has been added to the TV genre as a nod to the growth and importance of television in the life of the Pakistani consumer. Introducing the new categories by the LSA is a recognition of the outstanding talent as a means of further motivating the industry.
In the genre of Fashion, Best Designer Lawn category has been eliminated and Best Bridal has been upgraded to Bridal Couture to reflect the growing couture work carried out in the Bridal category.
Most revered Lifetime Achievement Awards will be titled as Lifetime Achievement in Fashion and the Unilever Chairperson’s Lifetime Achievement Award. These accolades are awarded to the artistes of distinctions for meritorious service in the Entertainment genre.
LUX Style Awards Categories for 2019
1. Model of the Year – Female
2. Model of the Year – Male
3. Achievement in Fashion Design – Bridal Couture
4. Achievement in Fashion Design – Luxury Pret
5. Achievement in Fashion Design – Menswear
6. Achievement in Fashion Design – Pret
7. Best Hair and Makeup Artist
8. Best Fashion Photographer
9. Best Emerging Talent in Fashion
10. Best Film
11. Best Director – Film
12. Best Film Actor – Critics
13. Best Film Actress – Critics
14. Best Film Actor – Viewer’s Choice
15. Best Film Actress – Viewer’s Choice
16. Song of the Year
17. Singer of the Year
18. Best Original Sound Track
19. Best Playback Singer Film
20. Best Emerging Talent in Music
21. Best TV Play
22. Best Play Director – TV
23. Best Play Writer – TV
24. Best TV Actor – Critics
25. Best TV Actress – Critics
26. Best TV Actor – Viewer’s Choice
27. Best TV Actress – Viewer’s Choice
28. Best Emerging Talent in TV