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Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards quick list: Who won what?

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

It was a starry affair when popular faces from the silver screen attended the Excellence Awards 2018 that was held here on Saturday.

The award honoured the individuals from the industry for their outstanding contribution towards the growth and development of cinema and/or television.

Here's the list of the winners:

Best (male): Shahid Kapoor

Best people's choice award: Ranveer Singh

Entertainer of the year: Kartik Aryan

Best (critics): Aditi Rao Hydari

Lifetime achievement award: Simi Garewal

Pride of Indian cinema: Sanjay Dutt

Path breaking of the year: and Karnesh Sharma

Best director: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari

Outstanding performance male: Raj Kumar Rao, Rana Daggubati

Outstanding performance female: Tamannahh Bhatia, Kriti Sanon

Promising face of the year: Aahana Kumra

Best (male) Marathi: Vaibhav Tatwawaadi

Best actor (female) Marathi: Pooja Sawant

Best of the year: Sanjukta Dutta

Socially conscious performance of the year: Rani Mukherjee

Best comic role: Tusshar Kapoor

Entertaining performance in reality show Bigg Boss: Khan

Best drama award: Jennifer Winget

Best actor (male) Television: Karan Patel

Best reality show judge: Shilpa Shetty

Best talk show host: Karan Johar

Best lyricist: Manoj Muntashir

Best performance in a short film: Divya Khosla Kumar

Iconic contribution towards music: Hans Raj Hans

Comic performer of the year: Sumona Chakraborty

singer: Rani Hazarika

Social and of the year: Jaya Misra

Director, said that he was 'honoured' to win the best talk award for 'Koffee with Karan'.

"karanjoharHonoured to have won the prestigious #dadasahebphalkeaward for best talk #koffeewithkaran ... wearing @manishmalhotra05 styled by @nikitajaisinghani," he posted on

Jennifer Winget, who won the Best drama award thanked her friends and family.

"I stand proud tonight with the Award ... a nudge to edge me on on the path I am currently on. Humbled and Honoured at the same time. Couldnt be more grateful to my family of fans, friends and the fraternity. Thank you. Another good night indeed!," a post from Winget read.

Meanwhile, thanked TV for the award.

"Honoured to recieve the #DadasahebPhalke #ExcellenceAward for #BestActorOnTelevision. @ektaravikapoor this would have not been possible without you ...! Love you Ektaaaa," he wrote.


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First Published: Sun, April 22 2018. 03:59 IST