The prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022 turned into a star-studded affair with A-listers from Bollywood and television gathered under one roof on Sunday night in Mumbai. While Kriti Sanon and Ranveer Singh bagged the Best Actor Awards, South superstar Allu Arjun's 'Pushpa: The Rise' was named the Best Film of the year.
The official Instagram account of the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival announced the news.
For the ‘Mimi’ star, they wrote, “Congratulations to @kritisanon for winning the award for Best Actress – Mimi at Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards2022. Your hard work and perseverance have paid off. Team DPIFF wishes you good luck in your future endeavors.”
While Ranveer Singh was crowned Best Actor for his part as Kapil Dev in Kabir Khan’s 83, Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani won the critics’ awards for their stellar performance in Shershaah. This biographical war film by Vishnuvardhan also took home the awards for Best Film.
Veteran actress Asha Parekh was honoured for her outstanding contribution to the film industry at the Dadasaheb Phalke IFF Awards 2022. Television much-loved show, Anupama also took home an award for Best Television series while its leading lady, Rupali Ganguly was labelled promising actress in television series. Lucky Ali gave a graceful performance of his evergreen song ‘O Sanam’.