59th Filmfare Awards: `Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani` leads with 9 nominations


The 59th edition of the prestigious Filmfare awards is all set to take place in the Yash Raj Studios on 24th of January this year. The officials related to the award function on Wednesday released the list of nominations for the popular ten award categories. The film, ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ is leading the competition as it has most number of nominations.

BEST DIRECTOR Award Category
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra for ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’
Abhishek Kapoor for ‘Kai Po Che’
Aanand L Rai for ‘Raanjhanaa’
Ayan Mukerji for ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Sanjay Leela Bhansali for ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’
Rohit Shetty for ‘Chennai Express

BEST FILM Award Category
‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’
‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’
‘Chennai Express’
‘Raanjhanaa’
‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE (MALE) Award Category
Farhan Akhtar for ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’
Dhanush for ‘Raanjhanaa’
Hrithik Roshan for ‘Krrish 3’
Ranveer Singh for ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’
Ranbir Kapoor for ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’
Shah Rukh Khan for ‘Chennai Express’

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE (FEMALE) Award Category
Deepika Padukone for ‘Chennai Express’
Parineeti Chopra for ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’
Deepika Padukone for ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’
Shraddha Kapoor for ‘Aashiqui 2
Sonam Kapoor for ‘Raanjhanaa’
Sonakshi Sinha for ‘Lootera’

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE (MALE ) Award Category
Aditya Roy Kapur for ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’
Nawazuddin Siddiqui for ‘The Lunchbox’
Anupam Kher for ‘Special 26’
Pankaj Kapur for ‘Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola’
Vivek Oberoi for ‘Krrish 3’
Rajkumar Rao for ‘Kai Po Che’

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE (FEMALE ) Award Category
Divya Dutta for ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’
Konkona Sen Sharma for ‘Ek Thi Daayan’
Kalki Koechlin for ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’
Swara Bhaskar for ‘Raanjhanaa’
Supriya Pathak Kapur for ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’

BEST MUSIC Award Category
Amit Trivedi for ‘Lootera’
AR Rahman for ‘Raanjhanaa’
Ankit Tiwari, Mithoon and Jeet Ganguly for ‘Aashiqui 2’
Pritam for ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’
VishalforShekhar for ‘Chennai Express’
Sanjay Leela Bhansali for ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’

BEST LYRICS Award Category
Amitabh Bhattacharya  (Shikayatein from ‘Lootera’)
Amitabh Bhattacharya  (Kabira from ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’)
Mithoon for (Tum hi ho from ‘Aashiqui 2’)
Prasoon Joshi  (Zinda from ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’)
Swanand Kirkire (Manja from ‘Kai Po Che’)

BEST PLAYBACK SINGER (MALE) Award Category
Amit Trivedi (Manja from  ‘Kai Po Che’)
Ankit Tiwari (Sunn raha hai na tu from ‘Aashiqui 2’)
Arijit Singh (Tum hi ho from ‘Aashiqui 2’)
Benny Dayal (Badtameez dil from ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’)
Siddharth Mahadevan (Zinda from ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’)

BEST PLAYBACK SINGER (FEMALE) Award Category
Chinmayi (Titli from ‘Chennai Express’)
Monali Thakur (Sawar loon from ‘Lootera’)
Shalmali Kholgade (Balam pichkari from ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’)
Shreya Ghoshal (Sunn raha hai from ‘Aashiqui 2’)
Shreya Ghoshal (Nagada from ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ramleela’)