Shahrukh won the Filmfare Best Actor award for his performance in My Name Is Khan by beating other contenders like Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn, Hrithik Roshan and Ranbir Kapoor. Salman, whose film Dabangg was one of the biggest grossers of 2010, was no doubt a hot contender for the coveted award but Shahrukh came out triumphant at the end.
The 56th Idea Filmfare Awards was held on January 29 at Yash Raj Films Studio and was hosted by Bollywood's most promising stars Ranbir Kapoor and Imran Khan. Kajol won the Filmfare Award for the Best Actor In A Leading Role (Female) for her role in My Name Is Khan and Salman's film Dabangg was adjusted the Best Film.
With Bollywood's big names in the fray, speculations were rife as to who would win the Filmfare Award in the Best Actor category. But in the end, it was Shahrukh Khan who walked away with the Black Lady.