Dadasaheb Phalke Award: News

15 Feb 2023


Rishab Shetty wins big at Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival 

Kannada actor-filmmaker Rishab Shetty has added one more feather to the hat by winning a prestigious award at the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival.

03 Feb 2023

Telugu Films

Legendary filmmaker K Viswanath's demise; Chiranjeevi, Rajamouli attend last rites

Legendary filmmaker and a prominent name in the Telugu film industry, Kasinadhuni Viswanath died late on Thursday night, at the age of 92, after suffering from age-related ailments.

27 Sep 2022


Asha Parekh to become 52nd recipient of Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Veteran Bollywood actor Asha Parekh will be conferred with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award this year, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur confirmed on Tuesday.

01 Apr 2021


Rajinikanth awarded the 51st Dadasaheb Phalke Award; PM congratulates 'Thalaiva'

The 51st Dadasaheb Phalke Award has been conferred upon superstar Rajinikanth.

30 Dec 2019


My hero: Abhishek congratulates Amitabh for Dadasaheb Phalke award

On Sunday, actor Abhishek Bachchan took to his Instagram to pen a heartfelt note for father and veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan after the latter was conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award.

25 Sep 2019

Padma Vibhushan

Bachchan on Dadasaheb Phalke Award win: Deeply grateful and humbled

Amitabh Bachchan, who was "selected unanimously" for the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award, took to Twitter to express that he feels "deeply grateful and most humbled" for this honor.

13 May 2019


Shocker! Rakhi Sawant wins Dadasaheb Phalke for 'Best Item Dancer'

Rakhi Sawant always hits headlines for her controversial statements and/or moves that usually leave us laughing.

30 Apr 2018


Asha Bhosle sings Marathi song in Kolkata; appreciates Bengali's music-sense

Singing legend Asha Bhosle has said that she appreciates the music sense of the Bengalis as they never put pressure on her for singing popular Hindi movie songs and leave it to her choice in any public event.

30 Apr 2018


Google celebrates Dadasaheb Phalke's 148th birthday with a doodle

Google dedicated a Doodle to "Father of Indian Cinema" Dadasaheb Phalke on his 148th birth anniversary.

23 Apr 2018

Shahid Kapoor

Shahid dedicates his Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence award to wife Mira

Shahid Kapoor, who was presented with the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence award (Best Actor) for his portrayal of a Rajput king named Maharawal Ratan Singh in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat', has dedicated the award to his beloved wife Mira Rajput Kapoor.

19 Apr 2018


Kartik Aaryan adjudged Best Entertainer at Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards

'Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety' brought Kartik Aaryan to the fore and how. Not only his fan following multiplied folds, he is also getting offers from big banners.

10 Apr 2018

Ranveer Singh

'Padmaavat': Ranveer Singh to receive Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award

Ranveer Singh gave a performance of a lifetime in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum-opus 'Padmaavat'.

04 Dec 2017


Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passed away today at the age of 79. He is survived by his three children Karan, Kunal and Sanjana Kapoor.