Dadasaheb Phalke Award News
Manoj Bajpayee wins the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in the Best Actor (Critics’ choice) category, celebs congratulate him!
Actor Manoj Bajpayee will be honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in the Best Actor category (Critics’ Choice) for his performance in Hansal Mehta’s biographical drama, Aligarh. The announcement came today, on his birthday and many celebs including Hansal Mehta, Farah Khan, Anurag Kashyap tweeted to congratulate him… Click here to read more
Rishi Kapoor upset with the Government for not honouring Shammi Kapoor
The veteran actor tweeted about this after Shashi Kapoor was recognised
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor is disappointed at the not appreciating his uncle and late actor Shammi Kapoor’s contribution to Indian cinema, adding that a posthumous honour is still awaited. The 62-year-old took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share his thoughts over the recognition.Click here to read more
Ranbir Kapoor, Karishma Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan express their happiness over Shashi Kapoor’s Dadasaheb Phalke honour
Kapoor was presented the award at the landmark Prithvi Theatre today by Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley
Shashi Kapoor‘s family members including nephew Rishi, grand-nephew Ranbir and other Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan today expressed happiness over the veteran actor’s Dadasaheb Phalke honour. Click here to read more
Hamari Adhuri Kahani’s Rajkummar Rao feels nothing is impossible for him
The ace superstar went back to his school recently…
Rajkummar Rao who has currently been in news for winning the Dadasaheb Phalke Foundation award for his latest film Citylights, Click here to read more
Ranbir Kapoor pays a touching tribute to his grand-uncle Shashi Kapoor!
The Bombay Velvet actor paid a heartfelt tribute to his uncle who won the Dadasaheb Phalke Award at the 62nd National Film Awards
Bollywood’s heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor and nephew of Shashi Kapoor narrated the journey of the veteran actor-producer in the showbiz through a special video screened at the 62nd National Film Awards ceremony here when his uncle was honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2014. Click here to read more
Rajkummar Rao conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award!
The Queen actor already has a National Award to his credit and now he has added one more feather to his cap…
After working in critically acclaimed films like Kai Po Che!, Shahid and Citylights, Rajkummar Rao has been honoured with the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award. Click here to read more
Shocking: Maharashtra Government directs multiplexes to screen Marathi films between 6-9 pm everyday!
The government has enforced this rule to give Marathi films their due or the multiplexes will lose license
The Maharashtra government decided to make the screening of Marathi films mandatory in multiplexes across the city between 6 pm to 9 pm. As per the new rule, cinema halls will have to give Marathi films Click here to read more
Ranbir Kapoor’s girlfriend Katrina Kaif congratulates Shashi Kapoor on Dadasaheb Phalke award win!
The 77-year-old veteran actor-producer is the 46th winner of the honour conferred by the Government for his outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian Cinema and guess who is amongst one of the first Bollywood stars to wish him…
Ranbir Kapoor‘s girlfriend Katrina Kaif was one of the first few actors to congratulate Shashi Kapoor on his Dadasaheb Phalke award. Ranbir’s girl who looked stunning as she stepped out for a red carpet appearance said, “Huge Congratulations, I think its super well deserved Click here to read more
Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor awarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Award!
The Trishul actor turned 77 recently and here’s a belated gift from the fraternity coming his way…
Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor will be awarded the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award this year for his contribution to Indian cinema. One of the most versatile actors of his time and age, this Kapoor was also known to be an avid theater buff. Click here to read more
5 biggest achievements of K Balachander!
The veteran director who passed away last evening, had given a lot to Indian cinema, scaling dizzying heights of success in over 50 year span of his filmi career. Lets take you on a flashback mode as we remember the legend through some of his biggest achievements
Born in 1930, in the district of Tanjore, K Balachander was fascinated to films and theatres from the age of 8. Who would have thought that the young boy from humble background will go on to become one of the pioneers of Indian cinema. As the maverick filmmaker took his last breath yesterday, it marked an end of an era. The illustrious career of K Balachander spanning over 5 decades has sadly come to an end. Click here to read more
How did Gulzar react after receiving the Dadasaheb Phalke Award from President Pranab Mukherjee?
After numerous awards, the veteran lyricist adds another feather to his cap…
Veteran lyricist Gulzar received the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, the highest honour in cinema given annually by the Government of India for lifetime contribution to Indian cinema, here Saturday. The 79-year-old was overwhelmed and thanked a string of “gurus” and musical geniuses of the past and current generation for contributing to his success story. Click here to read more
President Pranab Mukherjee: Indian cinema is a vehicle of influence and persuasion for the youth!
The President talks about how much revenue Indian cinema gets for the country at the Nation Film Award felicitation ceremony…
Urging filmmakers to play a “catalytic” role in presenting and propagating values such as patriotism and respect for women, President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday said cinema was a strong medium to influence the youth and that creating “meaningful and socially relevant” was vital. Click here to read more
Farhan Akhtar, Juhi Chawla and Kapil Sharma receive Dadasaheb Phalke award
Veteran actor Jeetendra, singer Sunidhi Chauhan, television actors Gautam Rode and Hina Khan were also conferred with the coveted award
Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar and Juhi Chawla were honoured by the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy at an awards ceremony. At the 145th edition of the awards, held at Bhaidas Hall in Juhu, Farhan and Juhi were honoured for their outstanding performances Click here to read more
Kapil Sharma and Saraswatichandra actor Gautam Rode bag the Dadasaheb Phalke award!
Telly land’s popular faces are some of the winners of the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award this year
Kapil Sharma of Comedy Nights With Kapil, Gautam Rode from Saraswatichandra and Hina Khan of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai are amongst the winners of the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy awards this year. These telly stars will join Bollywood bigwigs like Jeetendra, Farhan Akhtar, Juhi Chawla and Sunidhi Chauhan at the event. That’s not it Salman Khan‘s father, Salim Khan who was rooting for Manoj Kumar to be honoured with this award can cheer for wife Salma Khan Click here to read more
Asha Bhosle on Gulzar: The Dadasaheb Phalke Award has gone to a deserving artist!
From the time she sang Ghar jayegi tar jayegi doliyaan chadh jayegi for Gulzar in Khushboo, Asha Bhosle has shared a very special rapport with her Gulzar bhai who has been named for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award
The veteran singer feels it has gone to a very deserving artist. Click here to read more