The Film and Television Producers Guild of India announced the nominations on January 8. See complete list of nominations
While SRK-Salman made headlines by putting an end to their six-year-long feud this year, Aamir Khan grabbed eyeballs with his infamous PK poster.
2014 was a year of acclaimed performances, some of which were unexpected
Happy New Year, Queen, Highway and Haider were the major winners at the awards
The star-studded extravaganza also saw big wins for Shahid Kapoor, who won Best Actor - Drama for Haider and Priyanka Chopra, who won Best Actress - Drama for her role in Mary Kom
"I can live my whole life working on Shakespeare's plays," Vishal Bhardwaj said on the sidelines of IFFI
He says that films like Haider, which has serious content and distinctive style, "will definitely get crossover recognition"
Director Vishal Bhardwajs Haider is a modern-day adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet
Irrfan Khan will preside over the Narrative Feature Competition Jury at the forthcoming Abu Dhabi Film Festival where as many as 197 films from 61 countries will be screened
Haider had earlier drowned in the success of Bang Bang, which released the same day
"As an actor you have to take risks and do a film like Haider and when it works, you feel cool about it," said Shahid
The J&K CM lashed out against a news site which reported that he had complained about Kashmirs portrayal in the film to the Bollywood filmmaker