Types of Awards in Bollywood.



The movies with great story, phenomenal acting, perfect dailouge delivery and catching songs are not just made to earn money or to be screened in big screen but to earn awards.

Here we have some most popular Indian Cinema Awards that have helped in the growth of the film industry.

  1. IIFA Awards.

The International Indian Film Academy awards are the biggest award ceremonies from last 17 years because of its glitz and glamour associated with it. The first IIFA award was held in 2000 in London followed up by Madrid, Spain. It introduced a south Indian segment- IIFA Utsavam in January 2016.

2. Zee Cine Awards

Zee Cine Awards started in 1998 is a property of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited. It was first held in Mumbai then followed up in Dubai,London,Malaysia,Singapore etc. After failing to be on air in 2009, 2010 and 2015 this year it made a comeback with a edition of Jury awards and Integrated national award.

4. Filmfare Awards

The oldest award ceremony of Indian Cinema Filmfare Awards was started by Times Group in 1954. It was called Clare Awards then, after Clare Mendonca the Times of India editor. It is considered equal to Hollywood’s Academy Award because of being the oldest award ceremony of Bollywood.

5. National Film Awards

Like Filmfare awards it was started in 1954 by Indian Government. It is held on an annual basis in New Delhi where winner were choosed by government appointed national panel and awards were given by President of India.