A milestone of twenty years is a defining moment in any organization’s life span. On ZEE’s completion of 20 years and the celebration of the centenary milestone to showcase the cinematic heritage of the Indian film industry. Get set to experience the collective success at the World’s Biggest Viewers’ Choice Awards, the 13th Zee Cine Awards, on Saturday, February 2, 2013. Watch the ‘Zee Cine Awards 2013’, coming to your TV screens with the Red Carpet at 8:30pm followed by the main event at 9pm.
ZEE didn’t leave any stone unturned to make the ceremony a memorable one for the Indian film fraternity. The grand awards ceremony was held at Yash Raj Studios. Being held in Mumbai where the who’s who of the Bollywood industry walked the Red Carpet and the best in the business walked away with the coveted shining gold plated trophy.
This year Zee Cine Awards is not only the world’s biggest viewers choice awards, but has partnered with Ernst & Young as the official voting tabulator. This was done to put to rest all speculations about film awards being rigged. Zee will also introduce ‘free calling’ where the viewers are able to vote for their favorite actors while being charged ‘zero’. Abhishek Bachchan was roped in to debut as an anchor. His straight face humor kept the audience in splits along with co-host Ritesh Deshmukh.
The performances were the talk of the town and the highlight of the event was Shah Rukh Khan’s tribute to Yash Chopra. His act was dramatic and dreamlike. He descended on the stage harnessed in a white flying horse. He romanced his leading ladies, Anushka Sharma, Katrina Kaif and Karisma Kapoor in the true Yash-Chopra-SRK-emotional style. Deepika Padukone was seen performing a new dance style ‘Waaking’ by renowned choreographer and God of Dance, Shiamak Davar. Deepika’s trendsetting performance was stunning as well as glamorous.
Varun Dhawan packed in some difficult steps and gave a spectacular act on his debut stage performance. Being Shiamak’s student, Varun ensured that he met up to his Guru’s expectations and gave an action-packed performance. The tall and delicate beauty, Anushka Sharma performed on her popular tracks, ‘Oye Boy Oye Boy Charlie’ & ‘Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola’.
In a fresh avatar dressed like a village belle, Anushka lived up to her bubbly and vivacious demeanor. Another debutante who will be seen giving his first ever performance at the Zee Cine Awards was the very talented, Ayushman Khurana. He will be seen shaking a leg to the hit songs of all legendary actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and also his own songs.
Watch out for the personal touch that the actor will showcase to each of his acts! Another performer who will definitely leave the audience begging for more is the stunning Katrina Kaif! The charming actress will be doing an enchanting belly dance on ‘Mashallah’ and will prove that she is the epitome of grace, style, and beauty!
So get ready for the biggest and the most promising Bollywood awards night with the biggest stars, the brightest luminaries, the most talented personalities, and some scintillating performances that will give you rib tickling gags. Watch the ‘Zee Cine Awards 2013’, come alive to your TV screens on Saturday February 2nd. The Red Carpet will be shown at 8:30pm followed by the main event at 9pm.
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Will you be watching! Make sure to check out the awards this weekend!