Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo bagged the worst film award while Shah Rukh Khan was adjudged the worst actor at the 2016 Ghanta Awards. Ghanta awards recognise the worst of Bollywood in the year gone by.
The Sooraj Barjatya-directed film earned Sonam Kapoor the worst actress award for her role, while it also bagged the worst song award for its title track. The family drama was a huge box office success in 2015. Neil Nitin Mukesh, who played Salman’s brother, won the worst supporting actor award.
Shah Rukh, 50, was given the worst actor award for his role in Rohit Shetty’s Dilwale. Filmmaker Vikas Bahl bagged the worst director award for his Shahid Kapoor-Alia Bhatt starrer Shaandaar. The worst debut actor award went to Sooraj Pancholi for his stint in Hero.
The worst couple award went to Bipasha Basu for her dual role in the horror film Alone and filmmaker Karan Johar was given the worst miscasting award for his role as a gangster in Bombay Velvet.
Here’s the complete list of winners:
Worst Film: Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
Worst Director: Vikas Bahl, Shaandaar
Worst Actor: Shah Rukh Khan, Dilwale
Worst Actress: Sonam Kapoor, Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo, Dolly Ki Doli
Worst Song: Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo, title track
Worst Debut: Sooraj Pancholi, Hero
Worst Supporting Actor: Neil Nitin Mukesh, Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo
WTF Was That! Manish Paul, Ranbanka
Worst Couple: Bipasha one, Bipasha two in Alone
Worst Miscasting: Karan Johar as gangster in Bombay Velvet
Most Controversial Controversy: Kangana Ranaut calling Hrithik Roshan her “silly ex” and everything that followed.
Worst Brand Endorsement: Priyanka Chopra for Bollywood in Hollywood/Silver Pearls (Rajnigandha)
Shit Nobody Saw: Welcome to Karachi
The Ghanta Tweet of the year: Abhishek Bachchan