"ZNMD" bags 7 Filmfare awards
Zoya Akhtar's 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara' bagged the top honors, including the best film, best director, best supporting actor, at the 57th Filmfare awards held here last night. The film bagged seven awards and Zoya walked away with the best film, best director and best movie (critics) awards.
Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar bagged an award for best supporting actor and best dialogue award. Carlos Catalan got best cinematography award and Bosco-Caesar got award for best choreography for the popular 'Senorita' number from the film.
Actors Ranbir Kapoor and Vidya Balan also continued their winning spree in the best actor category award for 'Rockstar' and 'The Dirty Picture' respectively. While, Rani Mukherjee got the best supporting actor (female) award for her portrayal of a competitive TV journalist in 'No One Killed Jessica', Priyanka Chopra won best actor female (critics) award for '7 Khoon Maaf'.
Ranbir's 'Rockstar' won five Filmfare awards - best actor, best Actor (critics), best music director, best lyrics and best playback singer (male). In the music category, 'Rockstar' bagged several awards -- A R Rahman bagged best music director award, Irshad Kamil won best lyrics award for 'Naadaan Parindey' (Rockstar), Mohit Chauhan best playback singer male for ?Jo Bhi Mein? (Rockstar).
While, best playback singer (female) award was given away to Rekha Bhardwaj and Usha Uthup for 'Darling' from ?7 Khoon Maaf? and Ranjit Barot won best background score award for 'Shaitan'. R D Burman award for best upcoming talent was given to Krishna for 'Tanu weds Manu'. Best screenplay award was handed over to Akshat Verma for 'Delhi Belly' and Sanjay Chauhan won best story award for 'I Am Kalam'.
Priyanka Chopra's cousin Parineeti Chopra took away the best supporting actress award for her performance in Ladies vs Ricky Bahl?, best debut (male) award was won by Vidyut Jamwal for ?Force? and Abhinay Deo got best debut director award for 'Delhi Belly'.
In the technical category of awards, Shahrukh Khan starrer 'Don 2' won two awards -- best action (Mathhias Barsch) and best sound design (Nakul Kamte) and Aamir Khan?s home production ?Delhi Belly? won two awards -- best editing (Huzefa Lokhandwala) and best production design (Shashank Tere).
While, best costume design award was given to Niharika Khan for 'The Dirty Picture'. The lifetime achievement award was given to veteran actress Aruna Irani who has been in the industry for around 51 years.
"This is a very touching moment of my life, it's the happiest moment. Thank you Dilip Kumar saab for introducing me to the wonderful world of films at the age of nine years. The industry taught me acting, dance, work, and gave an uneducated woman like me a platform. I came into the industry to execute a responsibility. I had like to thank my family and fans,? actress Aruna Irani said.
Also, a special filmfare award was given to child actor Partho Gupte for his performance in 'Stanley Ka Dabba' and best scene of the year award was given for 'The Dirty Picture'. PTI