Fawad khan Won Best Male Debut Award at 60th Filmfare Awards
The 60th Filmfare Awards were held to honor the best films of 2014 from the Hindi-language film industry on the 31st of January, 2015 at the Yash Raj Studio in Mumbai. Our very own Fawad Afzal Khan won the Best Male Debut Award for his work in Khoobsurat. This makes him the first Pakistani to win a Filmfare Award in an Actor’s category. Other nominations in this category were Tahir Raj Bhasin (Mardaani), Tiger Shroff (Heropanti), Sharib Hashimi
(Filmistaan) and Freddy Daruwala (Holiday).
Fawad received the award from Sonam Kapoor and Jhataleka Malhotra. On receiving the award Fawad thanked Anil Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor (Producer), his co-star Sonam Kapoor, Disney Productions and the entire team of Khoobsurat and also spoke about his experience on working on the project. Fawad further thanked his fans and said “you guys are the instrument of my success. It is beautiful to get love from people in India and Pakistan.”
Fawad wore a grey Dior suit with a pin striped waist coat to complete his royal look that he is famous for. Fawad Khan is truly a phenomenon, with a fan following that spreads across all continents. He has recently won Best Actor at the LUX Style Awards in Karachi, Best Debut at the Masala Awards, Dubai and Fresh Face of the Year at Hello India Awards in Mumbai.