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Taare Zameen Par sweeps Screen awards

Aamir Khan's directorial debut Taare Zameen Par bagged six key awards at the 14th Screen Awards.

entertainment Updated: Feb 16, 2008 15:02 IST

Aamir Khan's directorial debut

Taare Zameen Par

bagged six key awards at the Nokia 14th Annual Star Screen Awards.

Aamir shared the best director award for the film with Shimit Amin for

Chak De! India

starring Shahrukh Khan. He additionally won awards as Best Supporting Actor and for Best Dialogues at a function organsied here last night.

The three other awards won by Aamir's film were - Best Story (Amol Gupte), Best Child Actor (Darsheel Zafary) and Best Lyricist (Prasoon Joshi).

Shah Rukh was adjudged the best actor for his performance in

Chak De! India

. The best actress award went to Kareena Kapoor for her performance in

Jab We Met


AR Rahman's musical score for


earned him the award for the Best Music Director. Shahrukh and Deepika Padukone were named as the Best Pair onscreen in

Om Shanti Om


Deepika was also adjudged the Best Newcomer (Female), while Ranbir Kapoor was adjudged the Best Newcomer (Male).

Shah Rukh performed the Dard-e-Disco number from Om Shanti Om at the award function. Others who performed at the event included Shahid Kapur, Katrina Kaif, Urmila Matondkar, Riteish Deshmukh and Dia Mirza.

Irfan Khan bagged the Best Comedian Award for Life...In a Metro while Anurag Basu won the Best Screenplay Award for the same film.

Lifetime Achievement Award went to Manoj Kumar. Chak De! girls shared the honour for Best Supporting Role (female).

Singer Soham won the Award for the Best Playback Singer (Male) for the film Life...In a Metro while Priya Ghosal was adjudged Best Playback Singer (female) for Mani Ratnam's Guru.