By: Settu Shankar
Saturday, March 10, 2007
Awards and honours are not new to the acting legend Kamal Hassan. The three-time national award winner Kamal is the only Indian actor to have won the Filmfare award 16 times! The Union Government had honoured him with the Padmashri, few years before. Though he always expresses his displeasure over the selection process of Oscar, the entire Indian film fans are hoping that an Award is on its way at any time in his life span. And now, a Mumbai based UFO Digital Cinema Company has selected Kamal Hassan for the 'contemporary living legend of year 2007' award.
According to a press release, the actor would be conferred with the award on 28 March at a function to be held in Mumbai. Kamal Hassan, a versatile actor is also an excellent writer, director and choreographer. He is currently busy with Dasavatharam wherein he features in 10 roles simultaneously. Film critics and other neutral spectators expect that the actor is sure to a mass more awards once the film is released.