Amitabh Bachchan has bagged the Best Actor Award for his performance in Paa at the 57th National Film Awards, which were announced today. Ananya Chatterjee has been adjudged Best Actress for her role in the Bengali film Abohoman while Rituparno Ghosh was takes honours for direction for the same film.
Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots has been named as the Best Popular Film. Malayalam film Kutty Srank has been named as the Best Film and Farooq Sheikh bagged the Best Supporting Actor award for his performance in Lahore.
And here goes the list…..
Best Film – ‘Kutty Shrank’
Best Director – Rituparno Ghosh for Abohoman
Best Supporting Actress – Arundhati Nag for ‘Paa’
Best Supporting Actor – Farooq Sheikh for ‘Lahore’
Best Popular Film, Best Director and Best Producer – ‘3 Idiots’
Best Film on Social Issues – Shyam Benegal’s ‘Well Done Abba’
Best Film on National Integration – Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s ‘Dilli-6’
Best Camerawork – Anjali Shukla.
Best Music Director – Amit Trivedi for Dev D
Best Playback Singer (Male) – Rupam Islam
Best Playback Singer (Female) – Niranjana Sarkar (Housefull)
Best Sound Engineer – Oscar winner Resul Pookutty
Best lyrics – Swananad Kirkirey for 3 Idiots
Best Choreography – K Shivashankar for film Magadheera
Best Children Film – Ottani Pati and Kesu
Best Special Effects – Kamalakannan for film Magadheera