Filmmaker Priyadarshan, who chaired the jury of the 64th National Film Awards, was criticized for choosing Akshay Kumar as Best Actor for his work in 2016 movie Rustom
National Awards 2017: Akshay Kumar receives his first National Award for Best Actor, Sonam Kapoor receives a Special Mention. Akshay is being awarded for his performance as a naval officer in the dock for murder in 2016 film Rustom
Kangana Ranaut, who won her third National Award this year said, "It was quite a year. I am just so happy it's over, trust me"
"The makers are planning to offer a double treat to the audience and unveil particular content from the sequel which can be released on the actor's birthday"