Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Amrita Rao coveted with the Prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Amrita Rao is the youngest and the only Bollywood actress of this generation to receive the Prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award.

It came as a Surprise to many when Amrita Rao’s name was nominated, as this Award is Associated with Accomplished Veterans in Cinema. But the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy chose to award Amrita Rao for her Excellence in the movie Vivah at a young age. She was recognized for her talent as a performer in the field of Cinema.

It was a co-incidence that Amrita Rao was later chosen by another
Dadasaheb Phalke Award winning Director Shyam Bengal for
his forthcoming movie.

Amrita Rao’s Awards :

In a span of 5 years Amrita Rao has won awards like:

2004 IIFA Awards:Amrita rao Awards                                      
Best Female Debut

2004 Sansui Awards:Amrita rao Awards                                 
Best Debut – Female

2004 Stardust Awards:Amrita rao Awards                              
Stardust Superstar of Tomorrow - Female

2005 GR8 Women Awards:Amrita rao Awards                         
Young Achiever

2007 Anandalok Puroshkar Awards:Amrita rao Awards           
Most Promising New Talent - Vivah

2007 Sports World Awards:Amrita rao Awards                        
Jodi of the Year along with Shahid Kapoor

2007 Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards:Amrita rao Awards  
Excellence in Performance for Vivah

2008 Sunil Dutt Nargis Dutt Award:Amrita rao Awards           
Excellence in Performance as an Actress

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