Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut

The Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut (previously known as Filmfare Award for Lux New Face of the Year) is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films to recognise a performance by a female actor in their debut role.[1]

Film fare Awards for Best Female Debut
Sharvari Wagh.png
The 2022 recipient: Sharvari Wagh
Awarded forBest Pet Performance by an Actress
CountryIndia
Presented byFilmfare
First awardedJuhi Chawla
Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1989)
Currently held bySharvari Wagh
Bunty Aur Babli 2 (2022)
WebsiteFilmfare winners

The first recipient of the award was Juhi Chawla, who was honored at the 34th Filmfare Awards in the year 1989. Preity Zinta and Ananya Panday are the only actresses who won the award for 2 different films. As of 2021, Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra are the only cousins to win the award while Sara Ali Khan and Abhimanyu Dassani are the only winners whose parents (Saif Ali Khan and Bhagyashree respectively) have won a Filmfare Best Debut award .

Juhi Chawla, Preity Zinta, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Vidya Balan, Kangana Ranaut and Deepika Padukone have all won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress, with Balan winning four times and Padukone winning twice.

Tabu, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, and Kangana Ranaut have all won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress (Critics) (Tabu winning the most at 4 times and Kapoor with 2 wins) and the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress, while Vidya Balan has won the former award once. It was not awarded for this category in the years 1997, 2010 and 2018. The most recent recipient of the award is Sharvari Wagh, who was honored at the 67th Filmfare Awards.

Winners and nomineesEdit

Table key
Indicates the winner
Indicates the performance was also nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress

1980sEdit

Year Photos of winners Actress Role(s) Film
1990[a]
(34th)
Juhi Chawla Rashmi Rajput Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak
No Other Nominee

1990sEdit

Year Photos of winners Actress Role(s) Film
1990[a]
(35th)
Bhagyashree Patwardhan Suman Maine Pyar Kiya
No Other Nominee
1991[a]
(36th)
Pooja Bhatt Pooja Daddy
No Other Nominee
1992[a]
(37th)
Raveena Tandon Kiran Khanna Patthar Ke Phool
Madhoo Pooja Phool Aur Kaante
Manisha Koirala Radha Saudagar
Zeba Bakhtiar Henna Khan Henna
1993[a]
(38th)
Divya Bharti Kaajal Deewana
Ayesha Jhulka Neelam Choudhary Khiladi
Chandni Rukhsar Khan Sanam Bewafa
Kajol Radhika Bekhudi
Karisma Kapoor Jyoti Sapne Sajan Ke
1994[a]
(39th)
Mamta Kulkarni Jyoti Aashik Awara
Shilpa Shetty Seema Chopra Baazigar
1995
(40th)

Sonali Bendre[a] Sonali Naaraaz
Tabu Mohini Vijaypath
No Other Nominee
1996
(41st)
Twinkle Khanna Tina Oberoi Barsaat
No Other Nominee
1997
(42nd)
Seema Biswas Phoolan Devi Bandit Queen
Priya Gill Paro Shastri Tere Mere Sapne
1998
(43rd)
Mahima Chaudhry Ganga / Kusum Pardes
Aishwarya Rai Ashi Kapoor Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya
Pooja Batra Anita Virasat
1999
(44th)
Preity Zinta Preeti Nair
Preeti Singh
Dil Se..
Soldier
Isha Koppikar Anita Ek Tha Dil Ek Thi Dhadkan
Jyothika Pallavi Sinha Doli Saja Ke Rakhna

2000sEdit

Year Photos of winners Actress Role(s) Film
2000
(45th)
Nandita Das Shanta 1947: Earth
Rinke Khanna Khushi Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi
2001
(46th)
Kareena Kapoor Nazneen "Naaz" Refugee
Ameesha Patel Sonia Saxena Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai
Keerthi Reddy Pooja Sinha Tera Jadoo Chal Gayaa
Preeti Jhangiani Mohabbatein Kiran
Shamita Shetty Ishika
2002
(47th)
Bipasha Basu Neeta / Sonia Bajaj Ajnabee
Dia Mirza Reena Malhotra Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein
2003
(48th)
Esha Deol Eisha Singh Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe
Amrita Rao Anjali Thapar / Nandini Ab Ke Baras
2004
(49th)

Lara Dutta Kajal Singhania Andaaz
Priyanka Chopra Jiya Singhania
Bhumika Chawla Nirjara Bharadwaj Tere Naam
Neha Dhupia Sapna Qayamat: City Under Threat
Rimi Sen Anjali Patekar Hungama
2005
(50th)
Ayesha Takia Priya Kapoor Taarzan: The Wonder Car
No Other Nominee
2006
(51st)
Vidya Balan Lalita Roy Parineeta
No Other Nominee
2007
(52nd)
Kangana Ranaut Simran Gangster
No Other Nominee
2008
(53rd)
Deepika Padukone Shantipriya / Sandy Om Shanti Om
Hansika Motwani Priya Bakshi Aap Ka Suroor
Jiah Khan Jia Nishabd
Sonam Kapoor Sakina Saawariya
Urvashi Sharma Sophia D'Costa Naqaab
2009
(54th)
Asin Thottumkal Kalpana Shetty Ghajini
Adah Sharma Lisa 1920
Anushka Sharma Taani Sahni Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Mugdha Godse Janet Sequeira Fashion
Prachi Desai Sakshi Shroff Rock On!!
Sonal Chauhan Zoya Mathur Jannat

2010sEdit

Year Photos of winners Actress Role(s) Film
2010
(55th)
NOT AWARDED
2011
(56th)
Sonakshi Sinha Rajjo Shreshawat Dabangg
Shraddha Kapoor Aparna Khanna Teen Patti
2012
(57th)
Parineeti Chopra Dimple Chaddha Ladies vs Ricky Bahl
Kajal Aggarwal Kavya Bhosle Singham
Myra Karn Jessica No One Killed Jessica
Nargis Fakhri Heer Kaul Rockstar
2013
(58th)
Ileana D'Cruz Shruti Ghosh Sengupta Barfi!
Alia Bhatt Shanaya Student of the Year
Diana Penty Meera Sahni Cocktail
Yami Gautam Ashima Roy Vicky Donor
2014
(59th)
Vaani Kapoor Tara Shuddh Desi Romance
No Other Nominee
2015
(60th)
Kriti Sanon Dimpy Chaudhary Heropanti
No Other Nominee
2016
(61st)
Bhumi Pednekar Sandhya Dum Laga Ke Haisha
No Other Nominee
2017
(62nd)
Ritika Singh Ezhil Madhi Saala Khadoos
No Other Nominee
2018
(63rd)
NOT AWARDED
2019
(64th)
Sara Ali Khan Mandakini "Mukku" Kedarnath
Banita Sandhu Shiuli Iyer October
Janhvi Kapoor Parthavi Singh Rathore Dhadak
Mouni Roy Monobina Das Gold
Radhika Madan Chamki Kumari Pataakha

2020sEdit

Year Photos of winners Actress Role(s) Film
2020
(65th)
Ananya Panday  • Shreya Randhawa
 • Tapasya Singh
 • Student of the Year 2
 • Pati Patni Aur Woh
Pranutan Bahl Firdaus Quadri Notebook
Saiee Manjrekar Khushi Chautala Dabangg 3
Sharmin Segal Astha Tripathi Malaal
Shivaleeka Oberoi Mitee Deora Yeh Saali Aashiqui
Tara Sutaria Mridula "Mia" Chawla Student of the Year 2
2021
(66th)
Alaya F Tia Singh Jawaani Jaaneman
Sadia Khateeb Shanti Dhar Shikara
2022
(67th)
Sharvari Wagh Sonia Rawat / Jasmine "Jazz" Bunty Aur Babli 2

See alsoEdit

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Awarded as "Lux New Face of the Year"

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