Star Screen Awards: ‘Pink’, Big B, Alia Bhatt win big
Amitabh Bachchan’s his critically acclaimed film ‘Pink’ was a big winner at the 22nd annual Star Screen Awards held in Mumbai last night (Dec 4). The Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury directorial bagged as many as four awards, including the Best Film, Best Actor, Best Editing and Best Dialogue. The Best Actress Award went to Alia Bhatt for ‘Udta Punjab’, while Ram Madhvani received the Best Director: Award for 'Neerja'.
The highlight of the evening was superstars Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan who shared the stage as hosts of the awards show. Both the actors arrived in style on the stage riding bicycles. However, Karan Johar and Karan Singh Grover hosted the initial segment of the show when the ‘Alone’ actor took off his shirt and flaunted his well-built body.
Veteran actress Rekha was bestowed the Lifetime achievement award and the evergreen beauty enthralled the audience with a performance of her popular song ‘Pardesia’ (Mr. Natwarlal). Sonam Kapoor also presented a special performance on Rekha.
Tiger Shroff showed off his moves to ‘Tu Meri’ from Hrithik Roshan-starrer ‘Bang Bang’ and also shook a leg with Sushant Singh Rajput and Varun Dhawan. The ‘Baaghi’ actor’s rumoured girlfriend Disha Patani, who received the Best Newcomer (Female) Award ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’, also performed, while Zareen Khan too danced to Salman Khan hits like ‘440 Volt’ from ‘Sultan’ and ‘Character Dheela’ from ‘Ready’.
Following is the complete list of winners at the 22nd Star Screen Awards 2016.
Best Film: Pink
Best Actor: Amitabh Bachchan for Pink
Best Actress: Alia Bhatt for Udta Punjab
Best Supporting Actor: Rishi Kapoor for Kapoor and Sons
Best Supporting Actress: Shabana Azmi for Neerja
Best Actor (Critics' choice): Sushant Singh Rajput for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story
Best Actress (Critics' choice): Swara Bhaskar for Nil Battey Sannata
Best Actor (in a comic role): Varun Dhawan for Dishoom
Best Director: Ram Madhvani for Neerja
Best Screenplay: Saiwyn Quadras for Neerja
Best Dialogues: Ritesh Shah for Pink
Best Cinematography: Anay Goswamy for Fitoor
Best Editing: Aditya Bannerji for Pink
Best Action: Jai Singh Nijjar for Shivaay
Best Music Director: Pritam for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Playback Singer (Male): Amit Mishra for Bulleya, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Playback Singer (Female): Palak Muchhal for Kaun Tujhe, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story
Best Lyrics: Amitabh Bhattacharya, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Choreography: Bosco-Caesar for Kaala Chashma, Baar Baar Dekho
Best Child Artiste: Riya Shukla for Nil Battey Sannata
Best Newcomer (Female): Disha Patani for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story
Best Newcomer (Male): Jim Sarbh for Neerja and Harshvardhan Kapoor for Mirzya
Best Promising Director: Tinu Suresh Desai for Rustom
Lifetime Achievement Award: Rekha
Best Style Icon: Deepika Padukone