Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018 took place in Mumbai on Saturday and it was a grand affair. The event was graced by the who’s who of the entertainment industry. Popular celebrities like Shahid Kapoor, Karan Johar, Aditi Rao Hydari, Shilpa Shetty, Rajkumar Rao, Kriti Sanon, Hina Khan, Karan Patel and many more from the entertainment industry were present at the ceremony and got rewarded with the award.
The Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award ceremony is organized every year by the Mumbai-based Dadasaheb Phalke Foundation. The prestigious award is given to those individuals from the entertainment industry who have given outstanding contribution towards the growth and development of Indian cinema or television.
Here’s the complete list of winners who took away the precious award home:
Best actor (male): Shahid Kapoor

Best actress (critics): Aditi Rao Hydari

Entertainer of the year: Kartik Aryan

Outstanding performance (male): Raj Kumar Rao (for his performance in ‘Newton’), Rana Daggubati (for his performance in ‘Baahubali 2’)

Outstanding performance (female): Tamannahh Bhatia (for her performance in ‘’), Kriti Sanon (for her performance in ‘Bareily Ki Barfi’)

Best actor people’s choice award: Ranveer Singh

Best reality show judge: Shilpa Shetty

Best talk show host: Karan Johar

Most trending personality: Diljit Dosanjh

Lifetime achievement award: Simi Garewal
Pride of Indian cinema: Sanjay Dutt
Path breaking producer of the year: Anushka Sharma and Karnesh Sharma

Best director: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari

Promising face of the year: Aahana Kumra

Best actor (male) Marathi: Vaibhav Tatwawaadi
Best actor (female) Marathi: Pooja Sawant

Best fashion designer of the year: Sanjukta Dutta
Socially conscious performance of the year: Rani Mukherjee
Best comic role: Tusshar Kapoor

Best actress drama award: Jennifer Winget

Best actor (male) Television: Karan Patel

Entertaining performance in reality show Bigg Boss: Hina Khan

Best lyricist: Manoj Muntashir
Best performance in a short film: Divya Khosla Kumar

Iconic contribution towards music: Hans Raj Hans
Comic performer of the year: Sumona Chakraborty

Versatile singer: Rani Hazarika
Social and business entrepreneur of the year: Jaya Misra


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