Akshay Kumar Best Actor, 'Kasaav' Named Best Film At National Awards
Apr 08, 2017 MoviesNow4U Team
Bollywood celebrity Akshay Kumar won the very best actor award for his portrayal of a patriotic marine police officer in "Rustom", while Marathi movie "Kasaav" concerning anxiety was proclaimed the most effective feature movie at the 64th National Film Awards on Friday.
The awards, which were expanded in various languages, saw Bollywood flicks like "Pink", "Neerja" as well as "Dangal" score in essential groups.
"Rustom", a court space dramatization routed by Tinu Suresh Desai, is loosely based on the 1959 Nanavati murder instance.
Akshay, 49, required to Twitter to share his gratitude over his shock win.
"Thanks is a very little word today but I have no idea just how else to share how I am really feeling today ... 'Rustom' was an extremely unique role to play. Being able to use the uniform of Indian Navy itself is a substantial honour, also if it's simply for a role," Akshay stated in a video clip message to his fans.
The star claimed Sonam Kapoor, that got an unique reference for her role in "Neerja", was shooting with him and it was a dual event for them on the sets of "Padman".
"Neerja", directed by Ram Madhvani, was named the very best Hindi movie. It is the 1986 hijacking incident throughout which steward Neerja Bhanot was eliminated by terrorists while saving passengers.
Amitabh Bachchan-starrer "Pink", a female-centric court room dramatization, won the award for ideal movie on social concerns.
Producer Shoojit Sircar dedicated the honor to his team and also Bachchan, claiming it would certainly not have actually been possible making the female-centric dramatization without the star's assistance.
The jury, headed by Akshay's constant partner, filmmaker Priyadarshan, called Surabhi C M as the best starlet for her function in Malayalam film "Minnaminungu-The Firefly".
"Dhanak" was named the very best children's film, while Telugu film "Sathamanam Bhavathi" was selected as the popular film.
Marathi cinema was a huge champion at the honors with "Kasaav" winning the leading award.
"'Kasaav' obtained the very best movie honor which is a fantastic point yet an additional point of joy is that the movie deals with the style of clinical depression. The honor definitely supercharges Marathi cinema. It is a pleased moment for us," co-director Sunil Sukthankar informed PTI.
Besides "Kasaav", Rajesh Mapuskar won the best supervisor award for his film "Ventilator". The flick has actually been generated by starlet Priyanka Chopra as well as her mother Madhu.
"Ventilator" likewise won the best editing and enhancing and also the most effective last combined track award. The very best adjusted screenplay mosted likely to "Dashakriya", which was likewise chosen as the most effective Marathi film, while its actor Manoj Joshi was called as the very best sustaining star.
Kashmiri actress Zaira Wasim won the best supporting starlet award for her efficiency as a young Geeta Phogat in the Aamir Khan-led fumbling dramatization "Dangal".
Ajay Devgn's "Shivaay" won the best unique impacts.
Nargis Dutt award for finest function film award on national assimilation mosted likely to Assamese film "Dikchow Banat Palaax", while the best prominent movie offering wholesome home entertainment mosted likely to Telugu movie "Sathmanam Bhavathi".
'Kasaav' got the finest film honor which is a wonderful point but an additional factor of happiness is that the film deals with the style of anxiety. The honor definitely offers an increase to Marathi movie theater. It is a proud minute for us," co-director Sunil Sukthankar informed PTI.
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