The main awards night will be hosted by Abhishek Bachchan and Vicky Kaushal on May 27 in Abu Dhabi
Mumbai: Veteran actor Kamal Haasan will be felicitated with the Outstanding Achievement in Indian Cinema award at the IIFA 2023.
Haasan has been a phase of the amusement enterprise for many years and is recognised for his top notch performances in various hit motion pictures like ‘Chachi 420’, ‘Nayagan’, ‘Mahanadi’, ‘Indian’, ‘Vikram’ and many more.
Haasan, 68, started his profession as a infant artist, at the age of six, in the 1960 Tamil movie ‘Kalathur Kannamma,’ bagging the President’s Gold Medal. He received the first of his 4 National Awards for his overall performance as a college trainer whose selfless devotion to a younger female struggling from retrograde amnesia leaves him heartbroken in the 1982 Tamil film, Moondram Pirai, which was once remade three years later in Hindi as ‘Sadma.’
Over the years, he has unique himself as an actor, filmmaker, screenplay writer, playback singer and TV host, working in now not simply Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam films, however additionally in the Hindi and Bengali industries. Recipient of the prestigious Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan, Kamal Haasan is one of Indian cinema’s residing legends.
Apart from him, actors and couple Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza will be awarded for ‘Outstanding Achievement in Regional Cinema’ and Designer Manish Malhotra will additionally be honoured for ‘Outstanding Achievement in Fashion in Cinema”.
Riteish Deshmukh flagged off a profitable profession as an actor with the 2003 romantic drama, Tujhe Meri Kasam. Genelia was once his main girl and they went on to pair up for Masti and Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, earlier than tying the knot on February 3, 2012. A yr later, Riteish launched his personal manufacturing house, Mumbai Film Company, with the comedy-drama Balak Palak, which received lots of awards and accolades.
In 2014, Riteish made his debut in Marathi cinema as an actor, in a double position in ‘Lai Bhaari.’ Genelia, who additionally co-produced the action-drama, made a cameo appearance. The movie was once a blockbuster.
Three years later, the couple produced ‘Faster Fene’ with Amey Wagh taking part in the titular persona created by way of Bhaskar Ramchandra Bhagwat and a favored with children, the crime thriller loved a profitable run.
In 2018, Genelia produced ‘Mauli’ which had Riteish in a double function again, taking part in twin brothers who share the equal name. Two years later, he made a specific look in ‘Adrushya’ and in 2022, Genelia produced ‘Ved,’ a romantic drama that reunited them on screen, with Riteish enjoying her husband. The movie was once written by means of Riteish and marked his directorial debut. It used to be the highest-grossing Marathi movie of the year, and the third-highest Marathi grosser of all time, surpassing his very own ‘Lai Bhaari.’
Talking about Fashion fashion designer Manish Malhotra. He has been an essential phase of the Hindi movie enterprise for 33 years. He delivered the thinking of styling in costume layout in Ram Gopal Varma’s 1995 musical romance, Rangeela, and seeing that then, has flagged off many new trends, each on-screen and off it.
In 2005, the stylist-entrepreneur launched his eponymous label, Manish Malhotra, and nowadays has three flagship shops in Mumbai, Delhi, and Hyderabad. His first global boutique is coming up at the Dubai Mall this year.
Manish has additionally extended into verticals, like jewellery, and even has his very own splendor line. One of the key highlights this yr is a trend exhibit at Sobha Realty IIFA Rocks with Manish showcasing an distinct “old world appeal meets the new world” collection.
The primary awards night time will be hosted via Abhishek Bachchan and Vicky Kaushal on May 27 in Abu Dhabi. IIFA Rocks will be held on May 26.