The 64th National Film Awards were announced today on April 7, 2017 at the National Media Centre in New Delhi and Akshay Kumar has come out as winner by bagging the Best Actor Award for Rustom and Sonam Kapoor's Neerja has won the Best Hindi Film Award.
Below is the complete list of winners of the 64th National Film Awards for Bollywood!
Best Actor - Akshay Kumar (Rustom)
Best Film On Social Issues - Pink
Best Supporting Actress - Zaira Wasim (Dangal)
Best Hindi Film - Neerja
Best Children's Film - Dhanak
Best VFX - Shivaay
Neerja director Atul Kasbekar reacted to winning the National Film Award by saying "I am in shock" while speaking to News18. Also Pink director Shoojit Sircar opened by by saying, I am thankful to the jury and want to thank my entire team." Also, Priyanka Chopra's productional Marathi debut film Ventilator bagged the Best Editing Award and the Best Director Award - Rajesh Mapuskarfor a Marathi film.
The winners apart from Bollywood list is below!
Best Actress - Surabhi CM (Minnaminunge)
Best Film - Kasav
Best Supporting Actor - Manoj Joshi (Dashkriya) Marathi
Best Environmental Film Including Agriculture - The Tiger Who Crossed The Line
Best Marathi Film - Dashakriya
Best Kannada Film - Reservation
Best Bengali Film - Bisarjan
Special Mention Award - The Eyes Of Darkness
Indira Gandhi Award For Debut Director - Khalifa (Bengali)
Best Action Director & Stunt Choreographer - Peter Haines (Pulimurugan) Tamil
Best Female Playback Singer - Tumi Jake Bhalobaso By Iman Chakraborty (Bengali)
Best Animation Award - Mahayoddha Rama
Best Production Design - 24 (Tamil)