69th Filmfare Award Winners


The 69th Filmfare Awards were announced over the weekend and in the famous show, ‘12th Fail’ turned out to be the dark horse. Not only did ‘12th Fail’ receive the Best Film award, its director Vidhu Vinod Chopra bagged the Best Director trophy as well. Not stopping here, Vikrant Massey was awarded the Best Actor Critics’ choice as ‘12th Fail’ also received the Best Screenplay and Best Editing trophies! Best Actor In A Leading Role (Male) went to Ranbir Kapoor for ‘Animal’ while the Female award was bagged by his wife Alia Bhatt for her performance in ‘Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani’. Bhupinder Babbal and Shilpa Rao went home with Best Playback Singers in their respective categories for ‘Arjan Vailly’ (‘Animal’) and ‘Besharam Rang’ (‘Pathaan’).

Here’s the list of winners at the 69th Filmfare Awards which was a two-day affair this time around hosted by Ayushmann Khurrana and Karan Johar.

Best Film
12th Fail

Best Director
Vidhu Vinod Chopra (12th Fail)

Best Film Critics’
Joram (Devashish Makhija)

Best Actor In A Leading Role (Male)
Ranbir Kapoor (Animal)

Best Actor Critics’
Vikrant Massey (12th Fail)

Best Actor In A Leading Role (Female)
Alia Bhatt (Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani)

Best Actress Critics’
Rani Mukerji (Mrs. Chatterjee Vs. Norway)
Shefali Shah (Three of Us)

Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Male)
Vicky Kaushal (Dunki)

Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Female)
Shabana Azmi (Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani)

Best Lyrics
Amitabh Bhattacharya (Tere Vaaste – Zara Hatke Zara Bachke)

Best Music Album
Animal (Pritam, Vishal Mishra, Manan Bhardwaj, Shreyas Puranik, Jaani, Bhupinder Babbal, Ashim Kemson, Harshwardhan Rameshwar, Gurinder Seagal)

Best Playback Singer (Male)
Bhupinder Babbal (Arjan Vailly – Animal)

Best Playback Singer (Female)
Shilpa Rao (Besharam Rang – Pathaan)

Best Story
Amit Rai (OMG 2)
Devashish Makhija (Joram)

Best Screenplay
Vidhu Vinod Chopra (12th Fail)

Best Dialogue
Ishita Moitra (Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani)

Best Background Score
Harshavardhan Rameshwar (Animal)

Best Cinematography
Avinash Arun Dhaware (Three of Us)

Best Production Design
Subrata Chakraborty, Amit Ray (Sam Bahadur)

Best Costume Design
Sachin Lovelekar, Divvya Gambhir, Nidhhi Gambhir (Sam Bahadur)

Best Sound Design
Kunal Sharma (MPSE) (Sam Bahadur) Sync Cinema (Animal)

Best Editing
Jaskunwar Singh Kohli – Vidhu Vinod Chopra (12th Fail)

Best Action
Spiro Razatos, Anl Arasu, Craig Macrae, Yannick Ben, Kecha Khamphakdee, Sunil Rodrigues (Jawan)

Best VFX
Red Chillies VFX (Jawan)

Best Choreography
Ganesh Acharya (What Jhumka? – Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani)

Best Debut Director
Tarun Dudeja (Dhak Dhak)

Best Debut Male
Aditya Rawal (Faraaz)

Best Debut Female
Alizeh Agnihotri (Farrey)

Lifetime Achievement Award
David Dhawan