National Film Awards 2017: Apart from Akshay Kumar, other awardees included Dangal star Zaira Wasim who won Best Supporting Actress, Mohanlal who received the Jury Award, and Sonam Kapoor who was given a Special Mention for her work in Neerja
As Mohanlal prepares to star as Bheem in a mega version of The Mahabharata, here's a recap of the iconic Doordarshan-era TV series
KRK also offered an explanation along with his apology, saying that he was unaware of Mohanlal's status as a 'superstar of Malayalam films'
On Twitter, KRK shifted his attention to Mohanlal after it was announced that the veteran actor will play Bheem in the ambitious 1000 crore budget Mahabharata
Akshay Kumar received his National Award for Best Actor from President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday. The ceremony was held in Rashtrapati Bhavan. Other awardees included Dangal star Zaira Wasim who won Best Supporting Actress, Mohanlal who received the Jury Award, and Sonam Kapoor who was given a Special Mention for her work in Neerja. Neerja, the story of slain Pan Am flight stewardess Neerja Bhanot, won the National Award for Best Hindi Film.
The Marathi language Kasav won Best Feature Film and Ventilator, produced by Priyanka Chopra, won three awards including Best Director for Rajesh Mapuskar. Former Indian Army officer and Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore was also presenting at the award ceremony. (Video courtesy: DD National)
Indian cinema's stalwarts Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Chiranjeevi, Mammootty and Mohanlal are all set to come together under one roof on November 29 in Bangalore for the inaugural ceremony of late Kannada superstar Rajkumar's memorial. A three-foot bronze statue of Rajkumar will also be inaugurated at the event.
Aamir Khan has reportedly requested the Malayalam film industry's biggest star Mohanlal to be the brand ambassador for his show down South. The actor has also shot the first promo for the second season of the show.
South Indian film industry's most exclusive club, 'The 80s stars', had its get-together at actor Mohanlal's beachfront property in Injambakkam in Tamilnadu.
Mohanlal, a giant of Malayalam cinema is still raring to go at 55
Mohanlal, a giant of Malayalam cinema is still raring to go at 54. The actor, whose career spans 30 years, is known for hits such as NadodiKaatu,Devasuram, Kaalapani, Narasimham and Thanmatra.
Here's a look at his life and times as he turns a year older.
South stars collide on the pitch at Celebrity Cricket League final
This is Tamil superstar Rajinikanth all dressed up to go for a party. Rajini Sir was attending the fifth annual reunion of Southern actors who started working in the ‘80s.
This year, the party was hosted by Malayalam star Mohanlal at his beach-front home in Injambakkam, some distance from Chennai, on January 18. The Hawaii-themed party meant that the dress code called for cheerful prints and colourful garlands.