Priyanka Chopra Image Credit: AFP

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has paid tribute to legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra, who passed away last week, at an awards ceremony.

The 30-year-old actress performed hit numbers from Chopra's films in his five decade long career at the People's Choice Awards on Saturday evening.

"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 Colours 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 couple Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor team up for a live performance first time after their marriage.