54th Filmfare Awards
The 54th Idea Filmfare Awards ceremony, presented by The Times Group and Idea Cellular, was one of India's most prestigious awards ceremony, honoring the best Bollywood films of 2008. It took place on 28 February 2009 at the Yash Raj Studios, Mumbai. Actors Ranbir Kapoor and Imran Khan hosted the show for the first part, while actresses Konkona Sen Sharma and Deepika Padukone hosted the show in the latter part. It was the first time that any of these actors hosted the awards ceremony. The ceremony was televised in India eight days later, on 8 March 2009.
|54th Filmfare Awards|
|Date||28 February 2009|
|Site||Yash Raj Studios|
|Hosted by||Imran Khan, Ranbir Kapoor|
|Best Film||Jodhaa Akbar|
|Mumbai Meri Jaan|
|Most awards||Jodhaa Akbar and Rock On!! (5)|
|Most nominations||Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and Rock On!! (10)|
|Network||Sony Entertainment Television (India)|
The nominees for the various films were announced on 16 February 2009. The films Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and Rock On!! led the nominations with a total of ten nominations each, followed by Jodhaa Akbar with nine nominations. Ghajini and Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na had seven nominations each. Note that the nominations are for the major awards only, as there were no list of nominees for the technical and other awards.
The major award-winning film turned out to be Jodhaa Akbar and Rock On!!, both of which won five Filmfare Awards each. The former won four under the main category, including the best film, best director and best actor awards, while the latter won one in the major category. It was Arjun Rampal's first Filmfare award, as he won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. Priyanka Chopra won her first Filmfare Best Actress Award in 2009 for her role in Fashion while Asin Thottumkal received her first Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut,for her performance in Ghajini
Awards and nomineesEdit
|Best Film||Best Director|
|Best Actor||Best Actress|
|Best Supporting Actor||Best Supporting Actress|
|Best Male Debut||Best Female Debut|
|Best Music Director||Best Lyricist|
|Best Playback Singer – Male||Best Playback Singer – Female|
|Best Story||Best Screenplay|
|Best Dialogue||Best Editing|
|Best Choreography||Best Cinematography|
|Best Production Design||Best Sound Design|
|Best Costume Design||Best Background Score|
|Best Special Effects||Best Action|
|Special Jury Mention (certificate)|
|RD Burman Award|
Multiple nominations and winsEdit
The following films received multiple nominations.
The following films received multiple awards.
Filmfare Best Film Award, – nominees for Best Film– winner of the
- Note : In some cases, the number of nominations can be less than the number of awards won. This is explained by the fact that there are some awards which do not have any nominations. So, a film could have won an award which does not have any list of nominees. Also, Critics' Awards are not included in the number of awards won by the films.
|Bachna Ae Haseeno||0||3||
|Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na||3||7|
|Love Story 2050||1||0|
|Mumbai Meri Jaan||2||2||
|Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!||3||2||
|Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi||2||10||
|Singh Is Kinng||1||2|
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