Posted on May 10, 2012 at 2:42 am

Bollywood What's Happenin'

Ali Zafar receives prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award

With his golden voice, charming looks and credible acting skills, it’s no wonder that Ali Zafar is fast becoming a household name in Bollywood.

After three hit movies in a row, and earning nominations for several awards, he has now reached another milestone to boast about.

The actor brought home the ‘Phalke Academy Award’ from the ‘143rdDadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards ceremony held in Mumbai, India on May 3rd at the Tulip Star, Juhu.

The ceremony brings together some of the most senior members of the industry including producers, distributors, exhibitors and actors, who are all honored for their outstanding services to the film industry.

Some of the other prominent awardees at the 143rd event include Waheeda Rehman, Tanuja, Saira Banu and Vidya Balan.