Filmfare Awards


Filmfare The Filmfare Awards are the most important awards in Indian cinema, awarded annually by the largest media conglomerate in India: "The Times Group", since 1954. They are the most prominent and recognized awards in Bollywood. The award ceremony has been one of the oldest and most important events in the history of Indian cinema.


Prizes are awarded based on both public opinion and the vote of the jurors.





Full List of Filmfare Awards (2015 to 2021)




The first Filmfare Awards ceremony was held on March 21, 1954 at the Metro Theater in Mumbai, India. Only five awards were given: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Musical Director. The first film to win the Best Picture award was "Bigha Zameen." At first they were known as "Clare Awards" or "Las Clares" in honor of Clare Mendonca, the editor of The Times of India.


Now the number of awards has increased to 31. And apart from this, there are also "Critics Awards", whose decision does not involve the public, but the best critics of the films are their judges.


The Filmfare figurine


The statuette of the Filmfare Awards represents a woman with her arms raised in a dance number, it is commonly known as "The Black Lady" or "The Lady in Black". Originally designed by sculptor N.G. I will pansare. It is made of bronze, stands 46.5 cm tall and weighs around 5 kg. The Filmfare trophy has been manufactured by The Award Gallery since 2000.


The red carpet


The Filmafare Awards, like the major awards worldwide, also have a red carpet, which takes place before the start of the ceremony. Actors, actresses, producers, directors, singers, composers and others who have contributed to Indian cinema are featured.



Filmfare Awards Statistics

Below we present updated reports and statistics of the Filmfare Awards, taking into account the editions made from the year 2015 to 2021.


What are the films that have won the most Filmfare Awards?

The films that have won the most Filmfare awards, between 2015 and 2021 are: Gully Boy (13 awards), Bajirao Mastani (9 awards) and Thappad (7 awards). Here are the 10 films that have won the most Filmfare Awards:


Movie Awards  
Gully Boy 13
Bajirao Mastani 9
Thappad 7
Gulabo Sitabo 6
Neerja 6
Queen 6
Raazi 5
Andhadhun 5
Kapoor & Sons 5
Piku 5


Which director has won the most Filmfare Awards?

The directors who have won the Filmfare award for Best Director the most between 2015 and 2021 are: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari (2 awards), Meghna Gulzar (1 awards) and Zoya Akhtar (1 awards).


Director Awards  
Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari 2
Meghna Gulzar 1
Zoya Akhtar 1
Sanjay Leela Bhansali 1
Vikas Bahl 1
Konkona Sen Sharma 1
Om Raut 1
Nitesh Tiwari 1
Neeraj Ghaywan 1
Aditya Dhar 1


Which actor has won the most Filmfare Awards?

The actors who have won the Filmfare award the most times between 2015 and 2021 are: Irrfan Khan (2 awards), Ranveer Singh (2 awards) and Anil Kapoor (1 awards).


Actor Awards  
Irrfan Khan Irrfan Khan 2
Ranveer Singh Ranveer Singh 2
Anil Kapoor Anil Kapoor 1
Aamir Khan Aamir Khan 1
Ranbir Kapoor Ranbir Kapoor 1
Rishi Kapoor Rishi Kapoor 1
Rajkummar Rao Rajkummar Rao 1
Gajraj Rao Gajraj Rao 1
Diljit Dosanjh Diljit Dosanjh 1
Saif Ali Khan Saif Ali Khan 1


Which actress has won the most Filmfare Awards?

The actresses who have won the Filmfare award the most times between 2015 and 2021 are: Alia Bhatt (3 awards), Tabu (1 awards) and Surekha Sikri (1 awards).


Actress Awards  
Alia Bhatt Alia Bhatt 3
Tabu Tabu 1
Surekha Sikri Surekha Sikri 1
Priyanka Chopra Priyanka Chopra 1
Kangana Ranaut Kangana Ranaut 1
Shabana Azmi Shabana Azmi 1
Deepika Padukone Deepika Padukone 1
Ritika Singh Ritika Singh 1
Vidya Balan Vidya Balan 1
Tapsee Pannu Tapsee Pannu 1