The 61st Britannia Filmfare Awards night was a grand affair with who’s who of Bollywood celebrities gracing the award ceremony. Hosts Kapil Sharma and Shah Rukh Khan entertained celebrities and viewers with their humour.
The event also saw some incredible performances of Bollywood actors, including Shah Rukh, Kriti Sanon, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt and Salman Khan. However, the star of the evening was the movie “Bajirao Mastani”, which bagged the maximum awards.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali won Best Director, Ranveer Singh won Best Actor, Priyanka Chopra won Best Supporting actress award, Shreya Ghoshal for Best Female Singer Award and Pandit Birju Maharaj for Best Choreography among others for “Bajirao Mastani”.
The other movies that bagged honours at the Filmfare Awards 2016, includes “Piku”, “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” and “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”, while Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, Kangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra and Anil Kapoor were the top actors to receive the award.
Check out the complete winners list below:
Best Actor (Male): Ranveer Singh for “Bajirao Mastani”
Best Actor (Female): Deepika Padukone for “Piku“
Best Film: Bajirao Mastani
Best Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali for “Bajirao Mastani”
Best Film (Critics): “Piku”
Best Male Actor (Critics): Amitabh Bachchan “Piku”
Best Female Actor (Critics): Kangana Ranaut “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Anil Kapoor “Dil Dhadakne Do”
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Priyanka Chopra “Bajirao Mastani”
Best Story: Vijayendra Prasad for “Bajrangi Bhaijaan”
Best Dialogue: Himanshu Sharma “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”
Best Screenplay: Juhi Chaturvedi for “Piku”
Best Director Debut: Neeraj Ghaywan for “Masaan”
Best Actor Debut (Male): Sooraj Pancholi for “Hero”
Best Actor Debut (Female): Bhumi Pednekar for “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”
Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award: Moushumi Chatterjee
Best Music: Ankit Tiwari, Meet Bros. Anjjan and Amaal Mallik for “Roy”
Best Lyrics: Irshad Kamil – ‘Agar Tum Saath Ho’ from “Tamasha”
Best Playback (Male): Arijit Singh – Sooraj Dooba Hai “Roy”
Best Playback (Female): Shreya Ghoshal – ‘Deewani Mastani’ “Bajirao Mastani”
Best Choreography: Pandit Birju Maharaj for Mohe rang do laal song from “Bajirao Mastani”
Best Background Score: Anupam Roy for “Piku”
Best VFX: BombaVelvet
Best Cinematography: Manu Anand for “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”
Best Production Design: Sujeet Sawant, Sriram Iyengar and Saloni Dhatrak for “Bajirao Mastani”
Best Sound Design: Shajith Koyeri for “Talvar”
Best Costume: Anju Modi and Maxima Basu for “Bajirao Mastani”