Star Screen Award function, is a time when all the stars from universe come down on earth to attend the ceremony. The 23rd Star screen awards, held in Mumbai yesterday, started with a bang and the cheery on the cake were Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan, as the duo hosted the show.
The first half was hosted by Karan Johar and Karan Singh Grover and last half by Salman and Shahrukh.
Here’s a glimpse of the yesterday’s award show. The movie which grabbed for best film was Shojit Sircar ‘Pink’ as it won four awards, Amitabh Bachchan for best actor award, Aditya Bannerji got the Best Editing award and Ritesh Shah got the Best Dialogue award.
Actress Alia Bhatt received best actress award for Udta Punjab.
The un-fading beauty Rekha was honoured with life time achievement award. Actress Sonam Kapoor did a special performance on Rekha’s songs and veteran actress also joined her.
The Critics Choice for Best Actor award went to Sushant Singh Rajput for M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story and the Critics Choice for Best Actress went to Swara Bhaskar for Nil Battey Sannata.
Several Bollywood celebrities attended the award function including Alia, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Bipasha Basu, Harshvardhan Kapoor, Huma Quereshi, Sonam, Divya Khosla Kumar among others.
Here is the complete list of winners
Best Actor -Amitabh Bachchan – Pink
Best Actress-Alia Bhatt – Udta Punjab
Best Director-Ram Madhvani – Neerja
Critic’s Choice for Best Actor-Sushant Singh Rajput – M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story
Critic’s Choice for Best Actress-Swara Bhaskar – Nil Battey Sannata
Most Promising Debut Director-Tinu Suresh Desai – Rustom
Best Actor in a Comic Role-Varun Dhawan – Dishoom
Best Child Artist-Riya Shukla – Nil Battey Sannata
Best Newcomer (Male)-Jim Sarbh – Neerja
Harshvardhan Kapoor – Mirzya
Best Newcomer (Female)-Disha Patani – M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story (Female)
Star Plus Ki Nai Soch Award-Alia Bhatt
Best Style Icon Award-Deepika Padukone
Best Supporting Actress-Shabana Azmi – Neerja
Lifetime Achievement Award-Rekha
Best Lyricist-Amitabh Bhattacharya – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Music-Pritam Chakraborty – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Playback Singer (Male)-Amit Mishra – Bulleya (Ae Dil Hai Mushkil)
Best Playback Singer (Female)-Palak Muchhal – Kaun Tujhe (M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story)
Best Choreography-Bosco-Caesar – Kala Chashma (Baar Baar Dekho)
Best Editing-Aditya Bannerji – Pink
Best Cinematography-Anay Goswami – Fitoor
Best Action-Jai Singh Nijjar – Shivaay
Best Story Screenplay-Saiwyn Quadras – Neerja
Best Dialogue-Ritesh Shah – Pink.
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