Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma and TV actor Gautam Rode along with Heena Khan will be receiving the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award this year.
Organised by the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy, the 145th Dadasaheb Phalke Awards was held today (30th April) at Bhaidas Hall, Juhu, Mumbai. Honorable Governer of Maharashtra Shri. K. Shankar Narayanan was the chief guest. Veteran actor Jeetendra got Phalke Ratan for decades of contribution to the Film Industry.
Here is the list of everyone who received the honour: -Farhan Akhtar (Best Actor Male 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'), -Juhi Chawla (Best Actress Female 'Gulab Gang'), -Barkha Roy (Phalke different classic film 'My Friend Hussain') , -Sunidhi Chauhan (Best Singer), -Gautam Rode (Best T.V. Actor Male 'Sarswatichandra'), -Heena Khan (Best Actress TV Female 'Yeh Rista Kya Kehlata Hai'), -Kapil Sharma (Best TV Actor 'Comedy Nights with Kapil'), -Mrs. Salma Salim Khan (Sarswatibai Phalke Award) , -Phalke Kalptaru Award to Rajshree Production, -best music award to Vanraj Bhatia and -best film FLAME to Rajeev Ruia.
Kapil Sharma, who has been the talk of the town was yet again honoured for his part on his show Comedy Nights With Kapil. The show is hosted and produced by him and has become one of the most loved shows on Indian Television today.