National Film awards 2021: Rajinikanth receives Phalke, Kangana Ranaut, Dhanush best actors
The 67th National Film Awards was held at Delhi’s Vigyan Bhawan today, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu presented the award to the top winners Rajinikanth, Kangana Ranaut, Dhanush, Manoj Bajpayee and others.
The 67th National Film Awards were announced in March this year. They honored the best in cinema in 2019, and were supposed to take place last year, but were postponed due to the pandemic. The jury chose from 461 films in the feature category and 220 films in the shorts category.
Superstar Rajinikanth, dedicated the honor to his mentor and late film director K Balachander.
Received the National Film Award in Best Actress category for film Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ & ‘Panga’
Went to Priyadarshan’s Malayalam period epic Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea.
Dhanush bagged the national award for Asuran
The Best Actor went to Manoj Bajpayee for Bhonsle
Went to Chhichhore, starring the late Sushant Singh Rajput.