The Star Screen Awards are an annual function that awards the best of the best from the Indian Film Fraternity. The awardees are those who work on and off the screen in the Bollywood movie industry. Actors, actresses, directors, film technicians and everyone who work to make the movie come alive on and off-screen are awarded. The Star Screen Awards started in 1994. It was initiated by the chairman of the Express Group of companies. The Star Screen Awards are one of the sought out awards for an actor as they maintain a reputation of being honest and just with their awards.
The panel which acts as the jury and which decides to whom the awards belong to is made up of eminent personalities of the film fraternity itself. It has gained a wide range of popularity over the years and continued to run even in the year 2016. The third edition of these awards took place in 1997. They also ran by the name of Star Videocon Awards as the Videocon Company sponsored them. The third edition of Star Screen Awards or the Star Videocon Awards took place in Mumbai. The winners were as follows; the most coveted award, the best actor award went to Amir Khan for his role in Raja Hindustani.
The female counterpart to receive this prestigious award was Manisha Koirala for her role in Khamoshi: The Musical. Raja Hindustani won big when it won the Best Film award. Dharmesh Darshan received the award on the film’s behalf. It won the best film, but Dharmesh Darshan won the best director award too for Raja Hindustani. The best supporting actor in the male category went to Amrish Puri for his role in Ghatak. The best supporting actor female went to Seema Biswas in Khamoshi: The Musical.
The best actor in a comic role male went to Johnny Lever for his role in Raja Hindustani, and the female award went to Sulabha Arya for her role in Masoom. The best actor in a negative role went to Ashish Vidyarthi for his role in the movie Is Raat Ki Subha Nahi and the best actress in a negative role went to Rekha for her role in Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi. The best music direction went to Nadeem- Shravan for their music in Raja Hindustani. The Star Screen Special Award went to Sunil Dutt. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award. The night was a star-studded night that entertained the members of the fraternity as well as the audience.
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