Jio Filmfare Awards 2017 Complete list of Winners and Nominations
It needs no extra answer to the question why Filmfare Awards is one of the most prestigious awards of Indian cinema, it has it own charm and that is enough to answer this query. And this year the 62nd edition of Filmfare Awards Ceremony was sponsored by Jio Digital Life. The award function held last night at the NSCI Dome in Worli.
This time superstar Shah Rukh Khan and filmmaker Karan Johar added spunk to the Jio Filmfare Awards 2017 and co-hosted the 62nd edition of the star studded award night.
Filmfare Awards 2017 Full Show Overview
This year, Karan Johar produced Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921), Sonam Kapoor‘s Neerja biopic Neerja and Aamir Khan‘s Dangal emerged as big films, winning 5, 4 and 4 Filmfare awards respectively.
- After many years of draught, Aamir Khan won a Filmfare Award for Best Actor (Male) for Dangal.
- Fashion diva Sonam Kapoor bagged the Filmfare Awards for Best Actor (Female) for Neerja
- Aamir Khan’s Dangal won all 3 major awards, including Best Actor, Best Director and Best Film.
- Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha was honoured with Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Indian cinema.
Filmfare Awards 2017 Winners List
Here’s the complete list of 62nd Filmfare Awards winners
- Best Actor (Male): Aamir Khan for ‘Dangal’
- Best Actor (Female): Alia Bhatt for ‘Udta Punjab’
- Best Film: ‘Dangal’
- Best Director: Nitesh Tiwari for ‘Dangal’
- Filmfare Critics Award for Best Film: ‘Neerja’
- Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor (Male): Shahid Kapoor for ‘Udta Punjab’ and Manoj Bajpayee for ‘Aligarh’
- Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor (Female): Sonam Kapoor for ‘Neerja’
- Best Actor (Male) in a Short Film: Manoj Bajpayee for ‘Taandav’
- Best Short Film People’s Choice: Khamakha
- Best Short Film (Fiction): ‘Chutney’
- Best Short Film (Non-fiction): ‘Matitali Kusti’
- Best Actor (Female) in a Short Film: Tisca Chopra for ‘Chutney’
- Best Debut Director: Ashwini Iyer Tiwari for ‘Nil Battey Sannata’
- Best Male Debut: Diljit Dosanjh for ‘Udta Punjab’
- Best Female Debut: Ritika Singh for ‘Saala Khadoos’
- Best Dialogue: Ritesh Shah for ‘Pink’
- Best Screenplay: Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre Dhillon for ‘Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)’
- Best Story: Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre Dhillon for ‘Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)’
- Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Rishi Kapoor for ‘Kapoor & Sons (Since1921)’
- Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Shabana Azmi for ‘Neerja’
- Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award: Shatrughan Sinha
- Best Music Album: Pritam for ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’
- Best Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya for ‘Channa Mereya’ from ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’
- Best Playback Singer (Male): Arijit Singh for ‘Ae dil hai mushkil’ from ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’
- Best Playback Singer (Female): Neha Bhasin for ‘Jag Ghoomeya’ from ‘Sultan’
- Filmfare RD Burman Award for New Music Talent: Amit Mishra for ‘Bulleya’ from ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’
- Best Visual Effects: Red Chillies for ‘Fan’
- Best Editing: Monisha Baldawa for ‘Neerja’
- Best Costume: Payal Saluja for ‘Udta Punjab’
- Best Action: Shyam Kaushal for ‘Dangal’
- Best Background Score: Sameer Uddinfor ‘Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)’
- Best Choreography: Adil Shaikh for ‘Kar Gayi Chull’ in ‘Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)’
- Best Cinematography: Mitesh Mirchandani for ‘Neerja’
Filmfare Awards 2017 Surprising Things
Akshay Kumar didn’t get a nomination for Filmfare Best Actor while his performance in Airlift was highly appreciated, to more the film itself Airlift got no awards.
Hugely critically acclaimed Amitabh Bachchan‘s Pink bagged 1 Filmfare Award for dialogues only.