Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh will be rewarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for ‘Best Actor’ category for his outstanding portrayal of character Alauddin Khilji in the movie “Padmavaat”.
Padmavaat Huge Commercial Success for Ranveer Singh
Highly acclaimed for its controversy, Padmavaat turns out to be huge commercial success on table as the film made 300 crores rupees record business on box office. Powerful performances of Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, and Shahid Kapoor are highly applauded by masses.
Playing the villainous character for the first time, Ranveer Singh nailed the character of Khilji. His performance in Padmavaat is regarded as ‘outstanding’ and path breaking’ by the critics and audience. Ranveer Singh has rightfully made his mark as one of the iconic villains of Hindi cinema.
Ranveer’s acting as Khilji in ‘Padmaavat’ has been hailed as ‘outstanding’ and ‘path-breaking’ and both critics and audiences have unanimously credited him for giving Bollywood one of its most iconic villains of all time.
Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award Committee Honors Ranveer Singh
Ranveer Singh has been earlier praised for movies like Ram Leela, and Bajirao Mastani, both with Deepika Padukone. He has been outstanding in every character he plays. For his previous movies he had been rewarded with Filmfare awards as well. Padmaavat received immense applaud across India due to Ranveer’s Khilji character. Recognizing the hard work and talent of his amazing actor, Dada Saheb Phalke award chooses Ranveer Singh for Best Actor category.
Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award committee announcing the award to Ranveer Singh says:
“We take immense pleasure to inform you that you have been finalized for The Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018 for the memorable role for the Padmaavat.”
This will be Ranveer Singh’s third Best Actor award for his outstanding performance in ‘Padmaavat’. Apart from Ranveer Singh, actress Anushka Sharma will also be awarded by Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence award for path breaking producer in her genre-defining successful movies.