Salman Khan to host Star Guild Awards

PTI| Updated: Dec 27, 2013, 14:28 PM IST

Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan will host Renault Star Guild Awards which will take place next month.

The Film and Television Producers Guild of India announced that Salman will host the ninth edition of the Renault Star Guild Awards. The `Dabangg` Khan had also hosted the eighth edition of the event last year.

Instituted to commemorate extraordinary achievements in cinema and television, the film and TV fraternity converges every year to celebrate and honour best contributions of both the world.

The event will take place on January 16 at the NSCI stadium in Mumbai.

"The film and television industry has witnessed an incredible year in 2013 with regards to the quality of content produced. We are very excited and look forward to the ceremony that will celebrate the incredible performances," Film & Television Producers Guild of India president Mukesh Bhatt said.

It is the only award that does not allow the general public to be part of the voting process in keeping with its policy of `by the industry, for the industry`.

The Guild comprises over 160 members, including some of the most powerful and influential luminaries in their sector, who chose the winners.

The awards function has been conceptualised, produced, marketed and promoted by Wizcraft International Entertainment.