To judge the excellence in the film industry, the Star Screen Awards started its’ journey in the year 1995 and has successfully completed 22nd year in 2016. On December 5, 2016 we have viewed a star studded award ceremony organized by the Express Group. This prestigious award function was overwhelmed with the presence of veteran as well as talented actors of current days.
The show began with the excellent hosting of Karan Johar and Karan Sing Grover but later on there was a surprise. This was the first time when Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan shared the stage together as host holding each other’s hand after many years. Subsequently, more magical events and performances made the invitees to cheer with joy and laugh. Tiger Shroff made his debut performance on stage with the song Tu Meri from Bang Bang and gained huge applause. Others also gave exclusive performances but it was 62 year old Rekha who made all amazed as she performed with the song “Pardesia”.
This year Star Screen Award was in the name of Big B and his movie Pink. Pink has won the most numbers of awards such as Best movie, Amitabh Bachhan as Best Actor, Bodhaditya Banerji for best editing and Ritesh Shah for best Dialogues. This time, the award for the best actor female was snatched by Alia Bhatt for her excellent and mind-blowing performance in Udta Punjab.
Awards in the field of music
Music is always the best part of Indian movies and this is the music which can make a movie more popular to the audiences. This year, Pritam won the award for best music Director for Ae Dil Hai Muskil, Amit Mishra won the award for Best playback singer (male) for the song Buleya again from Ae Dil Hai Muskil and Palak Muchhal won the tile for Best playback singer (female) for Kaun Tujhe from MS Dhoni: The Untold Story.
Awards for supporting actors
Veteran Actor Rishi Kapoor won the honorable award of Best Supporting Actor for the movie Kapoor and sons and Shabna Azmi won the title of best supporting actor female for the movie Neerja.
Last but not the least, the award for Best director was won by Ram Madhvani for Neerja and Jai Singh Nijjar for Shivaay has been honored with Best Action Award.
All an all the event was a memorable one.