After Anushka Sharma, Tamannaah Bhatia and Ranveer Singh to be granted Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence award

Tamannaah Bhatia will receive the award for her performance in the blockbuster Baahubali: The Beginning, while Ranveer Singh will be awarded for his portrayal of Alauddin Khilji in Padmaavat.

IANS April 11, 2018 14:33:51 IST
After Anushka Sharma, Tamannaah Bhatia and Ranveer Singh to be granted Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence award

After bagging the iconic Sridevi Award at Zee Apsara Awards, actress Tamannaah Bhatia will receive the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for her outstanding performance in the blockbuster Baahubali: The Beginning.

After Anushka Sharma Tamannaah Bhatia and Ranveer Singh to be granted Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence award

Tamannaah Bhatia in Baahubali: The Beginning (left); Ranveer Singh in Padmaavat (right). Facebook

The award will also being conferred upon actress Anushka Sharma for her innings as a producer and actor Ranveer Singh for Padmaavat by the Mumbai-based Dadasaheb Phalke Foundation on 21 April 21 in Mumbai.

The award is given to various individuals from the entertainment industry for their outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema.

"I've grown up knowing what immense involvement Dadasaheb Phalke had enjoyed in Indian cinema. It's such an honour to be conferred an award from the foundation," Tamannaah said in a statement.

Tamaanaah is currently working on Telugu film Naa Nuvve and the Telugu remake of Bollywood film Queen.

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