Star Screen Awards, an annual award function to honor the excellence of performers in Bollywood is one of the much awaited events in the industry. The 23rd award ceremony that took place in Mumbai yesterday has a long list of winners for their outstanding performances. With presence of who’s who of the industry, it was a completely star studded ceremony.
Though the major attractions of the award ceremony were Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan who came together on stage to host the show, and two minute’s performance by Rekha, the awards undoubtedly were the limelight.
Don’t worry if you missed the show. You can check the complete list of winners at 23rd annual Star Screen Awards here.
Pink: Shoojit Sircar’s Pink was the biggest achiever with as many as four awards, including the Best Film award. Other awards for the movie included:
The Best Actor award – Amitabh Bachchan
The Best Editing award – Aditya Bannerji
The Best Dialogue award – Ritesh Shah
Lifetime achievement award: The evergreen beauty, Rekha got Lifetime achievement award. Before that, Sonam Kapoor dedicated a special performance to Rekha which was later joined by the veteran actor herself.
The Critics Choice Award: Sushant Singh Rajput got the Critics Choice for Best Actor award for his extraordinary performance in Indian cricket team’s captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni biopic “M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story” while Swara Bhaskar got the Critics Choice For Best Actress for “Nil Battey Sannata”.
Here is the complete list of winners at Star Screen Awards:
Best Film – Pink
Best Actor Male – Amitabh Bachchan for Pink
Best Actor Female – Alia Bhatt for Udta Punab
Best Director – Ram Madhvani for Neerja
Most Promising Debut Director – Tinu Suresh Desai for Rustom
Critic’s Choice For Best Actor – Sushant Singh Rajput for M.S. Dhoni
Critic’s Choice For Best Actress – Swara Bhaskar for Nil Battey Sannata
Best Actor In A Comic Role – Varun Dhawan for Dishoom
Best Supporting Actor – Rishi Kapoor for Kapoor & Sons
Best Child Artist – Riya Shukla for Nil Battey Sannata
Best Newcomer Female – Disha Patani for M S Dhoni – The Untold Story
Best Newcomer Male – Jim Sarbh for Neerja and Harshvardhan Kapoor for Mirzya
Star Plus Ki Nai Soch Award – Alia Bhatt
Best Action – Jai Singh Nijjar for Shivaay
Best Story and Screenplay – Saiwyn Quadras for Neerja
Best Playback Singer (Male) – Amit Mishra for Bulleya in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Playback Singer (Female) – Palak Muchhal for Kaun Tujhe from M S Dhoni – The Untold Story
Best Choreography – Bosco-Caesar for Kala Chashma
Best Cinematography – Anay Goswami for Fitoor
Best Supporting Actress – Shabana Azmi for Neerja
Best Lyricist – Amitabh Bhattacharya for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Music – Pritam Chakraborty for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil