Mumbai: The Filmfare Awards were held on January 15 at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium in Mumbai. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bajirao Mastani and Shoojit Sircars Piku were the big winners of the night. The host for the night was SRK and comedian Kapil Sharma.
Bajirao Mastani, which casts Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra in pivotal roles, won nine awards including the Best Film and the Best Director Award.
Meanwhile, Shoojit Sircars Piku, which featured Deepika, Amitabh Bachchan and Irrfan Khan, followed with five awards.
Deepika won the Best Actress Award for Piku while Ranveer won the Best Actor Award for Bajirao Mastani.
Veteran actress Moushumi Chatterjee won the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Bollywood celebrities, including Big B, Deepika, Sonam Kapoor, Parineeti Chopra, Ranveer, Arjun Kapoor , Rekha and Kriti Sanon, attended the star-studded ceremony.
Here’s the complete list of winners:
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female) – Deepika Padukone for Piku
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male) – Ranveer Singh for Bajirao Mastani
Best Film – Bajirao Mastani
Best Director – Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Bajirao Mastani
Best Debut Director – Neeraj Ghaywan for Masaan
Best Debut (Female) – Bhumi Pednekar for Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Best Debut (Male) – Sooraj Pancholi for Hero
Critics Choice Best Film – Piku
Critics Choice Best Actor (Male) – Amitabh Bachchan for Piku
Critics Choice Best Actor (Female) – Kangana Ranaut for Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female) Priyanka Chopra for Bajirao Mastani
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male) Anil Kapoor For Dil Dhadakne Do
Lifetime Achievement Award Moushumi Chatterjee
Best Costume – Anju Modi and Maxima Basu for Bajirao Mastani
Best Sound Design – Shajith Koyeri for Talvar
Best Production Design – Sujeet Sawant, Sriram Iyengar and Saloni Dhatrak for Bajirao Mastani
Best Choreography – Pandit Birju Maharaj for Mohe Rang Do Laal from Bajirao Mastani
Best Cinematography – Manu Anand for Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Best Action – Sham Kaushal for Bajirao Mastani
Best Background Score – Anupam Roy for Piku
Best VFX – Prana Studio for Bombay Velvet
Best Playback Singer Female – Shreya Ghoshal for Deewani Mastani from Bajirao Mastani
Best Playback Singer Male – Arijit Singh for Sooraj Dooba Hai from Roy
Best Lyrics – Irshad Kamil for Agar Tum Saath Ho from Tamasha
Best Music – Ankit Tiwari, Meet Bros Anjjan and Amaal Mallik for Roy
RD Burman Award – Armaan Malik
Best Screenplay – Juhi Chaturvedi for Piku
Best Editing – A Sreekar Prasad for Talvar
Best Story – Vijayendra Prasad for Bajrangi Bhaijaan
Best Dialogue – Himanshu Sharma for Tanu Weds Manu Returns