New Delhi: Television actors Jennifer Winget, Hina Khan, Karan Patel and Vikas Gupta among others were conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018 for their contribution towards the television industry on Saturday in Mumbai. The award ceremony was attended by some of the Bollywood biggies like Shahid Kapoor, Kriti Sanon, Kartik Aryan, Simi Garewal.
Actress Jennifer Winget won the much-deserved Best Actress Drama for her portrayal of Maya in popular Sony TV’s show Beyhadh. Surprisingly, Hina Khan, who was the first runner-up in reality show, won the Best Entertainer for Reality Show (Bigg Boss). Whereas, Karan Patel won Best Actor (Male) award for Yeh Hai Mohabbatein.
This was the fourth edition of Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards, held on April 21 at Andrews Auditorium in Mumbai.
Here's the complete list of actors who won the award:
The TV celebs who bagged the awards are…
Jennifer Winget – Best Actress Drama
Karan Patel – Best Actor (Male) – Television
Hina Khan – Best Entertainer for Reality Show (Bigg Boss)
Sumona Chakravarti – Best Comic Performer of The Year
Vikas Gupta – Break Through Artist Of The Year
Rohan Mehra – People’s Choice Award
Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary – Best Couple of the Year
Lopamudra Raut – People’s Choice Award
Karan Singh Grover – Style Influencer of the Year
Apart from these maverick Tv stars, Bollywood actors like Tamannaah and Kriti Sanon will be also honoured. While Tamannaah will get the award for her performance in SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali, Kriti will be felicitated for her performance in Bareilly Ki Barfi.