Posted on January 30, 2011 at 12:48 am

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My Name is Khan (MNIK) and Dabangg take Filmfare by storm

The 56th Idea Filmfare Awards were held on January 29, 2011 and, as expected, the films that ruled supreme were Shahrukh Khan‘s “My Name is Khan” and Salman Khan’s “Dabangg.”  The dynamic duo of Shahrukh Khan and Kajol furthered their relationship with Filmfare with their wins for best actor (popular choice) and best actress (popular choice) respectively for “My Name is Khan.”  However, it was Salman Khan’s Dabangg” that won for best film (popular choice).  Best actor critic’s choice went to veteran actor, Rishi Kapoor for Do Dooni Chaar, while best actress critic’s choice went to Vidya Balan, for her outstanding performance in Ishqiya.

Check out the full list of winners below and let us know if you agree.


Best Lyrics – Gulzar ‘Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji’ (Ishqiya)

Best Music – Sajid-Wajid and Lalit Pandit (Dabangg)

Best Playback Singer (Male) – Rahat Fateh Ali Khan ‘Dil toh baccha hai ji’ (Ishqiya)

Best Playback Singer (Female) – Mamta Sharma ‘Munni Badnaam’ (Dabangg) and Sunidhi Chauhan ‘Sheila Ki Jawaani’ (Tees Maar Khan)

Best Background Score – Amit Trivedi (Udaan)

Best Choreography – Farah Khan ‘Sheila Ki Jawani’ (Tees Maar Khan)

Best Dialogue – Habib Faisal (Band Baaja Baaraat)

Best Screenplay – Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap (Udaan)

Best Story – Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane (Udaan)

Best Editing – Namrata Rao (Love,Sex aur Dhokha)

Best Sound Design – Kunal Sharma (Udaan) and Pritam Das (Love,Sex aur Dhokha)

Best Cinematography – Mahendra Shetty (Udaan)

Best Production Design – Mukund Gupta (Do Dooni Chaar)

Best Action – Vijayan Master (Dabangg)

Best Costume – Varsha Shilpa (Do Dooni Chaar)

Best Actor In a Supporting Role (Female) – Kareena Kapoor (We Are Family)

Best Actor In a Supporting Role (Male) – Ronit Roy (Udaan)

Best Sensational Debut Female – Sonakshi Sinha (Dabangg)

Best Sensational Debut Male – Ranveer Singh (Band Baaja Baaraat)

Best Debut Director – Maneesh Sharma (Band Baaja Baraat)

Best Actor Female (Critics) – Vidya Balan (Ishqiya)

Best Actor Male (Critics) – Rishi Kapoor (Do Dooni Chaar)

Best Film (Critics) – Udaan

Best Actress Popular Category – Kajol (My Name Is Khan)

Best Actor Popular Category – Shah Rukh Khan (My Name Is Khan)

Best Director Popular Category – Karan Johar (My Name Is Khan)

Best Film Popular Category – Dabangg
Results as revealed by Filmfare on Twitter