Winners of 9th Renault Star Guild Awards
The 9th Renault Star Guild Awards, presented by Renault and Star TV, took place on 16 January at the National Sports Club of India stadium, Mumbai, honouring the extraordinary achievements in cinema and television in 2013.
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who had hosted last year's Guild Awards, returned as host.
"Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" took home eight awards, including Best Actor in a Leading Role for Farhan Akthar, Best Director for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Best Screenplay and Best Story for Prasoon Joshi, Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Divya Dutta and the much-coveted Best Film for Viacom 18 Motions Pictures and Mehra. The film also won Best Cinematography and Best Sound Design.
2013's star Deepika Padukone won Best Actress in a Leading Role award for her performance in "Chennai Express".
Other winners included "The Lunchbox" which won three awards, including Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Nawazuddin Siddiqui, the Star Verdict Award for Irfaan Khan, and The Yash Chopra Award for the Most Promising Debut Director for Ritesh Batra.
The Film & Television Producers Guild of India also introduced the Guild Hall of Fame, announcing 2013's nine major film titles. The announcement, made by Ramesh Sippy and host Salman, saw "Race 2", "Aashiqui 2", "Krrish 3", "Chennai Express", "Dhoom 3", "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag", "Grand Masti", "Goliyon Ka Rasleela: Ramleela" and "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" being inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Commemorating the 100th birth anniversary of late filmmaker Khwaja Ahmed Abbas, Amitabh Bachchan presented the first ever KA Abbas Award for Social Sensitivity in Hindi Cinema to "Shahid".
The jolt of energy to the evening was provided by incredible performances from Bollywood stars including Kareena Kapoor, Prabhu Deva, Sonakshi Sinha, Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor and Jacqueline Fernandez.
The complete list of 2014 Star Guild Awards winners:
Best Editing: ChandraShekhar Prajapati for Madras Cafe
Best Cinematography: Binod Pradhan in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Art Direction: Wasir Khan for Ram Leela
Best Sound Design: Nakul Kamte for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Sound Mixing: Biswadeep Chatterjee for Madras Cafe
Best Special Effects: Red Chillies for Krrish 3
Best Costume Design: Maxima Basu & Anju Modi for Ram Leela
Best Screenplay: Prasoon Joshi for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Story: Prasoon Joshi for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Dialogue: Hussain Dalal for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Dialogue of the Year: Himanshu Sharma for Raanjhana
Best Choreography: Remo D'souza for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (Badtameez Dil & Balam Pichkari)
Best Lyrics: Mithoon for Aashiqui 2 (Tum Hi Ho)
Best Music: Pritam for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Best Playback Singer - Male: Arijit Singh for Aashiqui 2 (Tum Hi Ho)
Best Playback Singer - Female: Bhoomi Trivedi for Goliyon Ka Rasleela: Ramleela (Ram Chahe Leela)
Best Performance in a Comic Role: Varun Sharma (Fukrey), Arshad Warsi (Jolly LLB)
Best Performance in a Negative Role: Supriya Pathak for Ramleela
Best Actor in a Supporting Role: Nawazuddin Siddiqui for Lunchbox
Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Divya Dutta for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Most Promising Debut Male: Sushant Singh Rajput for Kai Po Che!
Most Promising Debut Female: Vaani Kapoor for Shuddh Desi Romance
The Yash Chopra Award for The Most Promising Debut Director: Ritesh Batra for The Lunchbox
Best Actor in a Leading Role: Farhan Akthar for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Actress in a Leading Role: Deepika Padukone for Chennai Express
Best Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Best Film: Viacom18 Motion Pictures & Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra -Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Lifetime Achievement Honour: Salim Khan
Lifetime Achievement Honour: Tanuja Mukherjee
KA Abbas Award for Social Sensitivity in Hindi Cinema: Shahid
Renault Star Guild Entertainer of the Year: Shahrukh Khan
Star Verdict of the Year: Irfaan Khan for The Lunchbox
Jodi of the Year: Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor (Aashiqui 2)
Best Reality TV Show: Endemol India for Bigg Boss 7
Best Writer: Balika Vadhu
Best Mythological Series: Star Plus for Mahabharat
Best Cast: Cast of Mahabharat
Best Actor: Rajat Tokas for Jodha Akbar
Best Actress: Drashti Dhammi for Madhubala