Hrithik, Kajol bag top Zee awards
Hrithik Roshan won the best actor award for Krrish while Kajol was adjudged best actress for Fanaa at the Zee Cine Awards.entertainment Updated: Apr 02, 2007 15:50 IST
Hrithik Roshan won the best actor award for his superhero act in Krrish while Kajol was adjudged best actress for Fanaa at the Zee Cine Awards in Malaysia.
The best director award went to Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra for "Rang De Basanti". The film also won the Best Film of the Year award at the Aditya Birla Group Zee Cine Awards 2007 at a function at this popular hill resort Sunday attended by a galaxy of Bollywood celebrities.
Lage Raho Munnabhai and Rang De Basanti bagged the maximum awards as well as the Power Team awards for their respective film units.
Current heartthrob Abhishek Bachchan, who did a rock n' roll number with his fiancée Aishwarya Rai at the event, received the best supporting actor male award for his performance in Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehana while Konkona Sen Sharma won the best supporting actress trophy for her powerful performance in Omkara.
Saif Ali Khan, who co-hosted a segment of the show with main host Karan Johar, was honoured with the best actor in a negative role for playing Langda Tyagi in Omkara. Arshad Warsi won the best comic actor award for Lage Raho Munna Bhai.
In the critics award segment Sanjay Dutt was given the best actor (critics) trophy for Lage Raho Munnabhai, while the film also bagged the best entertainer (critics) award. Gul Panag and Ayesha Takia won the best actress critics award for Dor.
Rekha won the Forever Diva Award while Vinod Khanna was given the Lifetime Achievement award.
The award for best screenplay went to Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Rajkumar Hirani and Abhijit Joshi, the best dialogue to Rajkumar Hirani and Abhijit Joshi and best story to Hirani - all for Lage Raho Munnabhai.
Prasoon Joshi won the best lyricist award for hit number Paathshala in Rang De Basanti and AR Rahman bagged the best music director trophy for the same film.
Shaan was adjudged best singer male for Chand sifaarish in Fanaa and Alka Yagnik the best female singer for Tumhi dekho naa... in Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna. The Radio Mirchi best track of the year award went to Bidee, while Ganesh Acharya got the best choreographer award for the same song. The best background score went to Salim Sulaiman for Krrish.
Anna Singh bagged the best costume award for Umrao Jaan and Sharmishtha Roy for best art direction in Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna.
Preity Zinta, Aishwarya Rai, Riteish Deshmukh, Abhishek Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan kept the audience spellbound with some great dance numbers at the gala
First Published: Apr 02, 2007 15:33 IST