The Filmfare Awards, one of the most prestigious film awards in India often referred to as the Hindi film industry’s equivalent to the Academy Awards in the United States. Not only is it the most prestigious award but also the longest running award show for Bollywood cinema and thus many of us must have lost the track of the all time records held by many film personalities.
Here I bring to list of all time records which in itself is a great achievement but also unbreakable in the near future.
11.Most awards for Best Choreography
Saroj Khan has won 8 awards in the Best Choreography category.
10.Most awards for Best Male Playback Singer
Kishore Kumar has won Filmfare award for Best Playback Singer- Male 8 times
9.Most awards for Best Female Playback Singer
This record is jointly held by Asha Bhosle & Alka Yagnik. Both of them have won this award 7 times
8. Most awards for Best Music Director
Oscar winner A R Rahman holds a record of winning the Filmfare awards for Best Music Director 10 times
7. Most nominations for a single film
Rand De Basanti was nominated in 21 categories in the year 2007
6. Most awards won by a female
This record is jointly held by Asha Bhosle & Jaya Bachchan. Both have won a total of 9 awards each.
Asha Bhosle won the filmfare for Best Female Playback Singer 7 times, 1 Filmfare Special Award and was also horoured with Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
Jaya Bachchan won the Filmfare for the Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress 3 times each. She also won special award twice and was honoured with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
5. Most awards won by a male
Gulzar has won a total of 21 Fimfare awards under various categories. He won awards for
- Best Dialogue – (4) times
- Critics Award for Best Film (1) Once
- Best Director (1) Once
- Best Lyricist (12) times
- Best Documentary (1)
- Best Story (1) Once
- He was also honoured with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
4.Most awards for Best Director
Bimal Roy won the Filmfare award for the Best Director 7 times
3. Most awards for Best Actress
The record for the most number of awards in the Best Actress category is jointly held by Nutan and Kajol. Both have won it 5 times each.
2. Most awards for a single film
Gully Boy won a total of total of 13 Filmfare awards in the year 2013
Finally the most awaited one…..
1. Most awards for Best Actor
Shah Rukh Khan and Dilip Kumar jointly holds the record of most Filmfare awards for the Best Actor. Both of them have taken home the coveted Black Lady 8 times in their life.
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