Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Kapil Sharma to receive Dadasaheb Phalke award for the second time

Kapil Sharma to receive Dadasaheb Phalke award for the second time

Besides Kapil, Priyanka Chopra, Juhi Chawla, music-director duo Anand Milind, ‘Dangal’ director Nitesh Tiwari are among awardees this year.

May 31, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi congratulates K Viswanath, calls him an outstanding filmmaker

PM Narendra Modi congratulates K Viswanath, calls him an outstanding filmmaker

Renowned filmmaker Kasinathuni Viswanath, also known as K Viswanath was felicitated with the country's highest award in cinema--the Dadasaheb Phalke Award at the recently held National Film Awards ceremony and the legend received a standing ovation from the crowd. 

May 04, 2017, 13:32 PM IST
Kasinathuni Viswanath gets Phalke Award, standing ovation

Kasinathuni Viswanath gets Phalke Award, standing ovation

The award is given by the government for outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema.

May 04, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
Armaan Malik honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke award!

Armaan Malik honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke award!

Armaan Malik was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the 'Most Popular Singer of the Year' category.

Apr 25, 2016, 18:16 PM IST
Facepalm? Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh wins Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation award for 'MSG'—Watch!

Facepalm? Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh wins Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation award for 'MSG'—Watch!

None could have fathom how Guru Ram Rahim Singh's 'Messanger Of God' (MSG) would bag an award. But yes, the man was recently awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation honour for his 'extraordinary work to reform the society via a movie'.

Apr 25, 2016, 13:43 PM IST
Bollywood celebrities praise Manoj Bajpayee's Dada Saheb Phalke honour

Bollywood celebrities praise Manoj Bajpayee's Dada Saheb Phalke honour

The award function will be hosted in Mumbai on Sunday. 

Apr 23, 2016, 13:13 PM IST
'Kashibai' Priyanka Chopra to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award!

'Kashibai' Priyanka Chopra to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award!

Piggy Chops will be conferred with the Best Actress Of The Year award for portraying Kashibai in 'Bajirao Mastani'. 

Apr 11, 2016, 10:06 AM IST
Bollywood congratulates Manoj Kumar for winning prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award!

Bollywood congratulates Manoj Kumar for winning prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award!

Veteran star Manoj Kumar who has contributed to the growth and development of Indian cinema will be conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

Mar 05, 2016, 11:38 AM IST
Veteran star Manoj Kumar feels 'pleasantly surprised' with Dadasaheb Phalke Award announcement!

Veteran star Manoj Kumar feels 'pleasantly surprised' with Dadasaheb Phalke Award announcement!

Superstar of his times and an inspiration to many generations, Bollywood actor Manoj Kumar will be conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his extraordinary contribution to Indian cinema.

Mar 05, 2016, 11:28 AM IST
Veteran actor Manoj Kumar to be bestowed with Dadasaheb Phalke award!

Veteran actor Manoj Kumar to be bestowed with Dadasaheb Phalke award!

Manoj Kumar to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke award.

Mar 04, 2016, 16:36 PM IST
IFFI 2015 to pay homage to Ravindra Jain, K. Balachander

IFFI 2015 to pay homage to Ravindra Jain, K. Balachander

 International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will pay homage to eminent artists like Ravindra Jain, Aadesh Shrivastava

Nov 01, 2015, 16:29 PM IST
Shashi Kapoor to receive Dadasaheb Phalke award on Sunday

Shashi Kapoor to receive Dadasaheb Phalke award on Sunday

Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor will be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award at Prithvi Theatre here on Sunday, his son Kunal has confired.

May 09, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner D Ramanaidu dead

Renowned Telugu producer D. Ramanaidu, who holds the record of producing films in the maximum number of Indian languages, breathed his last here Wednesday. The Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner and Padma Bhushan awardee was 79.

Feb 18, 2015, 16:36 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan inaugurates Dadasaheb Phalke's mural in Mumbai

Amitabh Bachchan inaugurates Dadasaheb Phalke's mural in Mumbai

 A life-size mural of father of Indian cinema, Dadasaheb Phalke, was inaugurated here today by Amitabh Bachchan on the city's prominent MTNL Building at Bandra Reclamation.

Dec 11, 2014, 17:49 PM IST

Gulzar receives Dadasaheb Phalke Award, overwhelmed

Veteran lyricist Gulzar received the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, the highest honour in cinema given annually by the Government of India for lifetime contribution to Indian cinema, here Saturday. The 77-year-old was overwhelmed and thanked a string of "gurus" and musical geniuses of the past and current generation for contributing to his success story.

May 03, 2014, 21:59 PM IST

An award says 'you're on right path': Gulzar

The multi-talented Gulzar is "happy" and "thankful" on being named for the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award, which he says is a mark that "you are on the right path".

Apr 12, 2014, 20:18 PM IST

Dadasaheb Phalke Award to be given to Lyricist Gulzar

Lyricist Gulzar has been honoured with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

Apr 12, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Pran `ok` with `Zanjeer` remake?

Screen legend Pran, who was today honoured with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award here, seems to be ok with the remake of 1973 superhit film `Zanjeer`, where he played the iconic `Sher Khan`.

May 10, 2013, 19:26 PM IST

Pran presented with Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Information and Broadcast Minister Manish Tiwari presented the Dadasaheb Phalke Award to Pran at the latter’s residence on Friday.

May 10, 2013, 14:19 PM IST

No one to receive Pran`s Dadasaheb Phalke award

Legendary actor Pran could not make it to the 60th National Film Awards ceremony Friday here to receive Dadasaheb Phalke honour for health reasons.

May 04, 2013, 08:53 AM IST