Deepika Padukone’s “Piku”, Shahid Kapoor’s “Haider” and Kangana Ranaut’s “Tanu Weds Manu Returns” are among the Bollywood entertainers to be screened at the Indian Film Festival.
The winners’ list of IIFA 2015 was expected, with Kangana Ranaut and Shahid Kapoor winning Best Actor and Best Actress, respectively. Here’s the full list of the winners.
President Pranab Mukherjee will present the 62nd National Film Awards at Vigyan Bhawan on May 3.
“Haider” emerged as a big winner at the recently announced International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) technical awards.
‘2 States’ will be vying for the Best Picture trophy with ‘Queen’, ‘PK’, ‘Haider’, ‘Highway’ and ‘Mary Kom’.
Shahid Kapoor tweeted that he was very happy about Haider winning five National Awards.
Anupam Kher, who had opposed ‘Haider’ at the time of its release, blasted Vishal Bhardwaj in a series of tweets and called Vishal ‘fraudish’.
“We have got more than what we expected. We have got five awards and I am overwhelmed,” Bhardwaj said.
Sukhwinder Singh, who has bagged National Award for song Bismil from Haider, said he feels the track truly deserved the honour.
“Haider” will have its screening at the 17th London Asian Film Festival (LAFF).
Shahid Kapoor won the Filmfare award for Best Actor (Male) for his performance in Haider, while Kangna Ranaut received the Best Actor (Female) award for “Queen”, at the Filmfare Awards.
An Imam, who appeared in a small role in Vishal Bhardwaj’s Kashmir-set film ‘Haider’, has been sacked by the management committee of the mosque over a marriage scene.
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Let’s go through the movies of 2014, which created buzz on and off the media.
There were ditties that were on loop, and the ones that were just desultory. Suanshu Khurana goes through last year’s crop to choose the best and the worst of Bollywood.