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The 62nd Filmfare Awards ceremony was held in Mumbai, Maharashtra on January 14, 2017. The show was co-hosted by Kapil Sharma, Karan Johar and Shahrukh Khan.

  • This year Shatrughan Sinha received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award presented by his daughter and actress Sonakshi Sinha. Shatrughan Sinha completed close to five decades in the film industry.

The Movies that won highest number of awards includeFilmfare Award

  • Neerja – 5
  • Kapoor & Sons – 5
  • Dangal – 4
  • Udta Punjab – 4
  • Ae Dil Hai Mushkil – 4

2017 List of Winners

Best FilmDangal
Best DirectorNitesh Tiwari for Dangal
Best Actor (Male)Aamir Khan for Dangal
Best Actor (Female)Alia Bhatt for Udta Punjab
Best Actor (Male) in a Short FilmManoj Bajpayee for Taandav.
Best Male DebutDiljit Dosanjh for Udta Punjab.
Best Female DebutRitika Singh for Saala Khadoos.
Best Director DebutAshwini Iyer Tiwari for ‘Nil Battey Sannata’
Best Film People’s ChoiceKhamakha
Best Short Film (Fiction)Chutney
Best Short Film (Non-fiction)Matitali Kusti
Best Actor (Female) in a Short FilmTisca Chopra for Chutney.
Best DialogueRitesh Shah for Pink.
Best ScreenplayShakun Batra, Ayesha Devitre Dhillon for Kapoor & Sons
Best StoryShakun Batra, Ayesha Devitre Dhillon for Kapoor & Sons
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male)Rishi Kapoor for Kapoor & Sons.
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female)Shabana Azmi for Neerja.
Filmfare Lifetime Achievement AwardShatrughan Sinha.
Best Music DirectorPritam for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.
Best LyricistAmitabh Bhattacharya-‘Channa Mereya’,Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Male Playback SingerArijit Singh for the song Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best Female Playback SingerNeha Bhasin for ‘Jag Ghoomeya’ from Sultan
Best Visual EffectsRed Chillies for Fan
Best EditingMonisha Baldawa for Neerja
Best CostumePayal Saluja for Udta Punjab
Best ActionShyam Kaushal for Dangal
Best Background ScoreSameer Uddin for Kapoor & Sons
Best ChoreographyAdil Shaikh for ‘Kar Gayi Chull’ from Kapoor & Sons
RD Burman Award for New Music TalentAmit Mishra for ‘Bulleya’ from Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Best CinematographyMitesh Mirchandani for ‘Neerja’

Filmfare Critics Award

Best FilmNeerja
Best Actor (Male)Manoj Bajpayee (Aligarh) and Shahid Kapoor (Udta Punjab)
Best Actor (Female)Sonam Kapoor for Neerja

About the Filmfare Award

The Filmfare Awards are presented annually by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the Hindi language film industry of India.

  • The Filmfare ceremony is one of the oldest film events in India. The awards were first introduced in 1954. They were initially referred to as the Clare Awards or The Clares after Clare Mendonca, the editor of The Times of India.
  • A dual voting system was developed in 1956. Under this system the Filmfare Awards are voted on by both the public and a committee of experts. The expert jury comprises of both Bollywood personalities