Amitabh Bachchan in a still from 'Pink' and Alia Bhatt in 'Udta Punjab'.
Mumbai: The year 2016 is yet to end, but the awards season has already begun with the Star Screen Awards that was held on Sunday.
While Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan grabbed the spotlight by hosting the awards together and entertaining the audiences with their jokes, some of the finest performances of the year were appreciated at the event.
‘Pink’, which bagged four awards including the best film award and best actor award for Amitabh Bachchan, ‘Neerja’, ‘M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’, which won best actor critics’ award for Sushant Singh Rajput, were some of the biggest winners of the night. Karan Johar’s ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ won most of the music awards including best music for Pritam.
Alia Bhatt won the best actress award for ‘Udta Punjab’, while Swara Bhaskar won the best actress critics' award for ‘Nil Battey Sannata’.
Complete list of winners:
Best Film: Pink
Best Actor: Amitabh Bachchan – Pink
Best Actress: Alia Bhatt – Udta Punjab
Best Director: Ram Madhvani – Neerja
Critics' Choice For Best Actor: Sushant Singh Rajput – M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story
Critics' Choice For Best Actress: Swara Bhaskar – Nil Battey Sannata
Most promising Debut Director: Tinu Suresh Desai – Rustom
Best Actor In A Comic Role: Varun Dhawan – Dishoom
Best Child Artist: Riya Shukla – Nil Battey Sannata
Best Newcomer (Male): Jim Sarbh – Neerja; Harshvardhan Kapoor – Mirzya
Best Newcomer (Female): Disha Patani – M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story
Best Supporting Actor: Rishi Kapoor – Kapoor & sons
Best Supporting Actress: Shabana Azmi – Neerja
Best Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Music: Pritam Chakraborty – Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Playback Singer (Male): Amit Mishra – Bulleya (Ae Dil Hai Mushkil)
Best Playback Singer (Female): Palak Muchhal – Kaun Tujhe (M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story)
Best Choreography: Bosco-Caesar – Kala Chashma (Baar Baar Dekho)
Best Editing: Aditya Bannerji – Pink
Best Cinematography: Anay Goswami – Fitoor
Best Action: Jai Singh Nijjar – Shivaay
Best Story-Screenplay: Saiwyn Quadras – Neerja
Best Dialogue: Ritesh Shah – Pink
Star Plus Ki Nai Soch Award: Alia Bhatt
Lifetime Achievement Award: Rekha
Best Style Icon Award: Deepika Padukone