New Delhi: Bollywood superstars Deepika Padukone and Akshay Kumar bagged Dadasaheb Phalke Awards for ‘Finest Actor’ within the prestigious award ceremony held on Saturday. The star-studded night time that was held after an extended span of time as a result of COVID-19 pandemic honoured the gifted artists for his or her excellent contribution to the Indian cinema.
The place Kiara Advani gained the ‘Critic’s Finest Actress’ award to Sushmita Sen who gained ‘Finest Actress-Internet Collection’, Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone and Akshay Kumar bagged the ‘Finest Actor’ award for his or her acclaimed performances in notable motion pictures ‘Chhapaak’ and ‘Laxmii’.
The official Instagram account of Dadasaheb Phalke Worldwide Movie Pageant introduced the information. For the ‘Padmaavat’ star, they wrote, “Celebrating the dedication you’ve got proven on the best way to this achievement. Congratulations to @deepikapadukone for successful the “Finest Actress” award at Dadasaheb Phalke Worldwide Movie Pageant Awards 2021. Staff DPIFF needs you one of the best in your future endeavors!!”
Deepika who performed the protagonist within the movie additionally marked her debut as a producer with this movie. Helmed by director Meghna Gulzar, the movie is predicated on the real-life acid assault survivor Laxmi, who on the age of 15, was attacked allegedly by a spurned lover in 2005. Laxmi needed to endure a number of surgical procedures. Later, she took up the job of serving to acid assault survivors and promoted campaigns to cease such assaults. Laxmi is a well known advocate of stricter punishments in acid assault instances.
In the meantime, for Akshay Kumar, the official Instagram account of Dadasaheb Phalke Worldwide Movie Pageant wrote, “Celebrating the dedication you’ve got proven on the best way to this achievement. Congratulations to @akshaykumar for successful the “Finest Actor” award at Dadasaheb Phalke Worldwide Movie Pageant Awards 2021. Staff DPIFF needs you one of the best in your future endeavors!!”
‘Laxmii’ is the remake of the Tamil movie ‘Kanchana’, and has been directed by Raghava Lawrence. It starred Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani within the pivotal roles. The horror-comedy with a message for the necessity for equal rights for the third gender was premiered on November 9, 2020 on DisneyPlus Hotstar.