The most awaited event in the bollywood calendar, Filmfare Awards 2013 was recently held at Yash Raj studios. Battling it out for the best film are the yearâ€™s most powerful names like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Chennai Express, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela, Raanjhanaa, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Lootera, Shuddh Desi Romance, Kai Po Che, The Lunchbox and many more. This year the event included 31 categories.
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag took home six awards, including the Best Film and Best Director for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Best Actor for Farhan Akhtar. Deepika Padukone won Best Actress for her performance in Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-leelaÂ whereas veteran actress Supriya Pathak won the Best Supporting Actress. The Lunch Box received three awards including the Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Best Debut Director for Ritesh Batra.
The Filmfare award not only appreciated new talents like Vaani Kapoor and Dhanush, but also recognised the immense contribution made by veterans like Tanuja who was awarded with ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’. The evening gala also saw Bollywood stars such as Salman Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Katrina Kaif and Ranveer Singh performing to the foot-tapping numbers.
Here’s the complete list of the winners of the 59th Idea Filmfare Awards 2013:
Best Film: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Actor In A Leading Role (Male): Farhan Akhtar for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Actor In A Leading Role (Female): Deepika Padukone forÂ Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela
Best Director:Â Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Film (Critics): Ritesh BatraÂ for The Lunchbox
Best Actor (Critics): Raj Kumarrao for Shahid
Best Actress (Critics): Shilpa ShuklaÂ for BA Pass
Best Debut (Male): DhanushÂ for Raanjhanaa
Best Debut (Female): Vaani KapoorÂ for Shuddh Desi Romance
Best Debut Director: Ritesh BatraÂ for The Lunchbox
Best Story: Subhash KapoorÂ for Jolly LLB
Best Music: Ankit Tiwari, Mithoon and Jeet GangulyÂ for Aashiqui 2
Best Dialogue: Subhash KapoorÂ for Jolly LLB
Best Lyrics: Prasoon JoshiÂ for Zinda (Bhaag Milkha Bhaag)
Best Playback Singer (Male): Arijit SinghÂ for Tum hi ho (Aashiqui 2)
Best Playback Singer (Female): Monali ThakurÂ for Sawaar loon (Lootera)
Best Actor in a Negative Role (Male): Rishi KapoorÂ for D-Day
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Nawazuddin SiddiquiÂ for The Lunchbox
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Supriya PathakÂ for Ram-leela
Best Screenplay: Abhishek Kapoor, Chetan Bhagat, Supratik Sen and Pubali ChaudhariÂ for Kai Po Che!
Best Choreogrpahy: Samir, Arsh TannaÂ for Ram-leela
Best Sound Design: Bishwadeep Chatterjee, Nihar RanjanÂ for Madras Cafe
Best Cinematography: Kamaljit NegiÂ for Madras Cafe
Best Production Design: AcropolisÂ for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Costume: Dolly AhluwaliaÂ for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Lifetime Achievement Award: Tanuja
Sony Trendsetter Award of the Year: Chennai Express