Legendary actress Zohra Sehgal and filmmaker Ramesh Sippy will be awarded for their outstanding contribution to Indian cinema at IIFA awards this year.
I would like to thank IIFA for giving me this wonderful mark of appreciation. I am truly honoured that my work has been recognized, said Sippy,who is best known for his Amitabh Bachchan-Dharmendra starrer ‘Sholay’.
Indian actress and centenarian,Zohra Sehgal will also receive the special award- ‘Contribution to 100 years of Indian Cinema’ for her large body of work.
The Videocon IIFA Weekend will be held in Singapore from June 7 to 9.