FILMFARE AWARDS 2018: And The Black Lady Goes To... Irrfan Khan & Vidya Balan!

63rd Jio Filmfare Awards Nite has ended with guts and glory. Irrfan has walked away with Best Actor (Male) and Vidya Balan is on her way home grinning from ear to ear

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FILMFARE AWARDS 2018: And The Black Lady Goes To... Irrfan Khan & Vidya Balan!

And the wait for Filmfare Awards 2018 winners is finally over! The winners of The Best Actor In A Leading Role (Male) and The Best Actor In A Leading Role (Female) have been announced minutes ago and the trophies have been bagged by Irrfan Khan (Hindi Medium) and Vidya Balan (Tumhari Sulu) respectively.


The awards nite, held at NSCI Grounds (Worli), was a glitzy affair with the who’s who of Bollywood in attendance.

Meanwhile, The Best Supporting Actor (Male) went to Rajkummar Rao for Bareilly Ki Barfi and The Best Supporting Actor (Female) was conferred to Meher Vij for Secret Superstar.

Hindi Medium was declared The Best Film and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari won the Best Director.

Talking about Hindi Medium's big win, producer Dinesh Vijan of Maddock Films said, "Wow what a start to 2018 for all of us. It is great to see that when the dust settles its good content that has emerged as a winner and this is a huge boost for all of us to work harder in 2018."

Shah Rukh Khan and Karan Johar played the perfect hosts, keeping the crowd entertained with their camaraderie and antics.

As for the performances, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Ayushmann Khurrana and Sunny Leone among others sizzled on stage and wowed us with their moves.

While Parineeti performed to the title track of Golmaal Again as well as Meri Pyaari Bindu's popular number Maana Ki Hum Yaar Nahi, Ayushmann paid tribute to iconic actors who are no longer amongst us and sang a few of their evergreen melodies. The Shubh Mangal Saavdhan actor also performed a hilarious skit with comedian Sunil Grover.

Hottie Sunny grooved to Baby Doll (Ragini MMS 2).

That’s not all, Filmfare Awards 2018 marked the stage debut of Miss World 2017, Manushi Chhillar.

Here’s the COMPLETE WINNERS’ LIST:

BEST FILM - Hindi Medium

BEST DIRECTOR - Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari – Bareilly Ki Barfi

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE (MALE) - Irrfan Khan – Hindi Medium

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE (FEMALE) - Vidya Balan – Tumhari Sulu

BEST ACTOR (CRITICS) – Rajkummar Rao - Trapped

BEST ACTRESS (CRITICS) – Zaira Wasim – Secret Superstar

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE (MALE)- Rajkummar Rao – Bareilly Ki Barfi

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE (FEMALE)- Meher Vij – Secret Superstar

BEST FILM (CRITICS) – Newton

BEST DEBUT DIRECTOR - Konkona Sensharma -- A Death In The Gunj

BEST DIALOGUE – Hitesh Kewalya -- Shubh Mangal Saavdhan

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Bappi Lahiri

BEST ORIGINAL STORY: Amit V Masurkar – Newton

BEST SCREENPLAY: Shubhashish Bhutiani -- Mukti Bhawan

Best Choreography: Vijay Ganguly -- Jagga Jasoos

Best Action: Tom Struthers -- Tiger Zinda Hai

Best Cinematography: Sirsha Ray -- A Death In the Gunj

Best Editing: Nitin Baid -- Trapped

Best Background Score: Pritam -- Jagga Jasoos

Best Production Design: Parul Sondh -- Daddy

Best Sound Design: Anish John -- Trapped

Best Costume: Rohit Chaturvedi -- A Death In the Gunj


Congratulations to the winners!