ZNMD, Vidya Balan, Ranbir Kapoor rule Filmfare awards

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara left its mark on the 57th annual Filmfare awards, bagging seven awards including the much coveted 'Best film' title. The film also earned Zoya Akhtar the 'Best Director' award and gave her brother Farhan Akhtar the 'Best Supporting Actor' award. Other titles it bagged included 'Best choreography' and 'Best Dialogue'.

The cast of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara at a promotional event: Reuters

Vidya Balan won the best actress award for her role in The Dirty Picture while the best actor award went to Ranbir Kapoor for his performance in Rockstar. The duo also bagged the critics choice awards for best actress and actor respectively. Rani Mukerji was awarded 'Best supporting actress' for No One Killed Jessica.

Delhi Belly bagged four filmfare awards including 'Best Debut Director' for Abhinay Deo, 'Best Production' and 'Best Editing'.

The awards were hosted by Shahrukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor, while Genelia D' Souza and Ritesh Deshmukh, widely acknowledged as the newest hottest couple on the scene, enthralled the audience with a dance performance. The full list of awards are as follows:

Best Film: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Best Director: Zoya Akhtar for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Best Actor (Male): Ranbir Kapoor for Rockstar
Best Actor (Female): Vidya Balan for The Dirty Picture
Best Dialogue: Farhan Akthar for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Best Screenplay: Akshat Verrma for Delhi Belly
Best Story: Sanjay Chauhan for I Am Kalam
Best Actor (Critics): Ranbir Kapoor for Rockstar
Best Film (Critics): Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Best Actor Female (Critics): Priyanka Chopra for 7 Khoon Maaf
Best Supporting Actor (Female): Rani Mukerji for No One Killed Jessica
Best Supporting Actor (Male): Farhan Akthar for Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Special Jury Certificate mention: Partho Gupte for Stanley Ka Dabba
Scene of the Year Award: The Dirty Picture
Best Debut (Female): Parineeti Chopra (Ladies vs Ricky Bahl)
Best Debut (Male): Vidyut Jhamwal (Force)
Best Debut Director: Abhinay Deo (Delhi Belly)
RD Burman Award for upcoming talent in field of music: Krsna (Tanu Weds Manu)
Best playback singer (Female): Usha Uthap and Rekha Bhardwaj for Darling (7 Khoon Maaf)
Best playback singer (Male): Mohit Chauhan for Jo bhi mein (Rockstar)
Best Lyrics: Irshad Kamil for Nadaan Parindey (Rockstar)
Best Music Director: AR Rahman for Rockstar
Lifetime Achievement Award: Aruna Irani
Best Production Design: Shashank Tere (Delhi Belly)
Best Editing: Huzefa Lokhandwala (Delhi Belly)
Best Cinematography: Carlos Catalan (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara)
Best Action: Action Concepts (Don 2)
Best Background Score: Ranjit Barot (Shaitan)
Best VFX: Red Chillies VFX (Ra.One)
Best Choreography: Bosco-Caesar for Senorita (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara)
Best Costume: Niharika Khan (The Dirty Picture)
Best Sound Design: Nakul Kamte (Don 2)

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