This Article is From Jan 12, 2015

Happy New Year Sweeps Stardust Awards, Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone Win Top Honours

Happy New Year Sweeps Stardust Awards, Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone Win Top Honours

A still from the film Happy New Year

New Delhi:

Farah Khan's Happy New Year, panned by critics, clinched the maximum number of trophies at the Stardust Awards ceremony held in Mumbai on December 15, including Film of the Year, Dream Director for Farah Khan, Star of The Year - Male and Best Actor - Thriller for Shah Rukh Khan and Star of The Year - Female for Deepika Padukone. The Awards were telecast on TV on January 11, 2015.

Vikas Bahl's Queen came a close second and bagged awards in the categories for Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Director - shared with Imtiaz Ali for Highway.

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was honoured with the International Icon award and actor Anupam Kher was honoured with Pride of the film industry award.

The star-studded extravaganza also saw big wins for Shahid Kapoor, who won Best Actor - Drama for Haider and Priyanka Chopra, who won Best Actress - Drama for her role in Mary Kom. Sonam Kapoor won the Best Actress - Romance/Comedy for Khoobsurat while Varun Dhawan won the Best Actor Award in the same category for his role in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. The award for Best Actress- Thriller was clinched by Rani Mukerji for her performance in Mardaani.

Here are the winners in various categories:
Best Actor: Randeep Hooda for Highway
Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut for Queen
Best Film: Queen
Best Director: Imtiaz Ali for Highway and Vikas Bahl for Queen
Superstar of Tomorrow - Male: Tiger Shroff for Heropanti
Superstar of Tomorrow - Female: Alia Bhatt for Highway
Breakthrough Supporting Performance - Male: Sidharth Shukla for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya
Breakthrough Supporting Performance - Female: Huma Qureshi for Dedh Ishqiya
Film of the Year:Happy New Year
Dream Director: Farah Khan
Best Actor - Drama: Shahid Kapoor for Haider
Best Actress - Drama: Priyanka Chopra for Mary Kom
Best Actor - Thriller/Action: Shah Rukh Khan
Best Actress - Thriller/Action: Rani Mukerji for Mardaani
Best Actor - Romance/Comedy: Varun Dhawan for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania
Best Actress - Romance/Comedy: Sonam Kapoor for Khubsoorat
Star of the Year - Male: Shah Rukh Khan
Star of the Year - Female: Deepika Padukone
Best Actor in a Negative Role: Sonu Sood for Entertainment
Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Male: Govinda for Kill Dil/Happy Ending
Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Female: Tabu for Haider
Best Music Director:Yaariyaan
Best Lyricist: Kausar Munir for Daawat-e-Ishq
Best Playback Singer - Male: Ankit Tiwari for Galliyan, Ek Villain
Best Playback Singer - Female: Kanika Kapoor for Baby Doll, Ragini MMS 2
Pride of the Year: Anupam Kher
Colors legend Hall of Fame: Rajshri Productions
Style Diva: Jacqueline Fernandez
International Icon of the Year: Amitabh Bachchan
Lifetime Achievement Award: Asha Parekh