The winners of the 63rd National Film Awards were announced today by the Information & Broadcasting Ministry. Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan bagged his 4th National Award for best actor for Piku.
Previously Bachchan won best actor awards for Agneepath, Black and Paa. Kangana Ranaut won Best Actress award consecutively for 2 years! This year she won for Tanu Weds Manu Returns after her best stint with Queen.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali won Best Director award for his period drama Bajirao Mastani, while S.S Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali won the Best film award.
Check out the complete list of winners right here:
Best Film: Baahubali
Best Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Bajirao Mastani’
Best Actor: Amitabh Bachchan, Piku
Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut, Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Best Supporting Actor: Samuthirakani for Visaaranai
Best Supporting Actress: Tanvi Azmi, Bajirao Mastani
Best Hindi Film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A Director: Neeraj Ghaywan, Masaan
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Bajrangi Bhaijaan
Best Choreography: Remo D’Souza, Deewani Mastani song in Bajirao Mastani
Best Female Playback Singer: Monali Thakur, Moh Moh Ke Dhage
Best Cinematography: Sudeep Chaterjee, Bajirao Mastani
Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration: Nanak Shah Fakir
Best Screenplay Writer (Original): Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns)
Best Screenplay – Dialogues: Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns)
Best Children’s Film: Duronto