“My gown’s train was longer than the red carpet"
Dubai invited more celebrity glamour to its gold-paved streets as The Times of India Film Awards 2016 took place on March 18, 2016.
Stars of India and Bollywood entertainment gathered to celebrate some of the biggest films, talents and performances of 2015.
Undoubtedly, one of the biggest moments of the entire night was Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan performing live on stage.
Salman made a jaw-dropping entry in a white Lamborghini that took him right to the stage.
Shahrukh performed to some of his biggest songs, included ‘Gerua’ and the new Fan song, ‘Jabra’. He also performed the Lungi Dance with Parineeti Chopra and Jacqueline Fernandez.
Ranveer Singh also lit the stage up by performing a tribute to veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan, with a compilation of his best songs.
The actor had a great night, winning the ‘Best Jodi’ award with Deepika Padukone. He reportedly said:
“I have the most beautiful woman by my side [Deepika Padukone] and with her I can conquer the world!”
Bollywood’s most treasured beauties wowed on the red carpet in their gorgeous designer gowns.
Parineeti Chopra in a stunning midnight blue Georges Chakra gown. She jokingly posted Instagram: “My gown’s train was longer than the red carpet hahaha.”
Here are the winners of the Times of India Film Awards 2016:
Best Actor – Male
Ranveer Singh – Bajirao Mastani
Best Actor – Female
Kangana Ranaut – Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Sanjay Leela Bhansali – Bajirao Mastani
Best Supporting Actor – Male
Anil Kapoor – Dil Dhadakne Do
Best Supporting Actor – Female
Priyanka Chopra – Bajirao Mastani
Best Actor in a Negative Role
Nawazuddin Siddiqui – Badlapur
Best Actor Critics – Male
Amitabh Bachchan – Piku
Best Actor Critics – Female
Kalki Koechlin – Margarita With A Straw
Best Film Critics
Best Debut Director
Neeraj Ghaywan – Masaan
Best Debut Actor (Male)
Best Jodi Of The Year
Ranveer Singh & Deepika Padukone – Bajirao Mastani
Varun Grower for ‘Moh Moh ke Dhagey’ – Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Best Playback Singer – Male
Papon Angaraag ‘Moh Moh ke Dhagey’ – Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Best Song of the Year
Hamari Adhuri Khaani – Jeet Gangauli, Hamari Adhoori Kahani
Roy – Ankit Tiwari, Meet Brothers and Amal Mallik
Lifetime Achievement Award
Here are the winners of the Times of India Film Technical Awards 2016:
Sudeep Chatterjee – Bajirao Mastani
KV Vijayendra – Bajrangi Bhaijaan
Anju Modi and Maxima Basu – Bajirao Mastani
Himanshu Sharma – Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Remo D’Souza – ABCD 2
A Sreekar Prasad – Talvar
Juhi Chaturvedi – Piku
Best Art Direction
Saloni Dhatrak, Sriram Iyengar and Sujeet Sawant – Bajirao Mastani
No doubt, the last 12 months have seen an incredible array of cinematic masterpieces, and with 2016 off to a promising start, we can expect many more.
Congratulations to all of the winners!