The Sansui COLORS Stardust Awards 2016 is back with its 13th edition. The awards ceremony will honor the best and the exceptional performances of the Indian film industry for the year 2015, across 33 categories.
Bollywood’s heartthrobs: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kajol, Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Hrithik Roshan, along with other luminaries, veterans and talented technicians will join hands to make this event an evening to remember. Cineyug has been roped as the Events Partner for this gala affair and the sets have been designed by Omung Kumar. The evening will be hosted by Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh along with co-host Farah Khan.
Commenting on this year’s awards Raj Nayak, CEO, COLORS said, “Last year we partnered with the biggest names in the Consumer Electronics and Publishing Business i.e. Sansui and Stardust to launch The Sansui Colors Stardust Awards. This year based on feedback from all stakeholders in the Industry we have re-looked at the categories to make it more credible and robust. Our aim is to make the event exceedingly significant, entertaining and colossal this year.”
Detailing the association with Stardust, Mr. Amitabh Tiwari, COO, Sansui said, “Last year Stardust Awards was rated as the best award show and this year we are all geared up to raise the bar of entertainment to the next level. We aim to bestow upon our audience the best of entertainment and are all set to enthrall them. We have had a wonderful kick start with Stardust and are confident that the relationship will strengthen with each passing year.”
Speaking about the awards, Nari Hira, Chairman ,Magna Publishing Co. Ltd. said, “If last year’s scale and grandeur was top-notch, we are all set to surpass all benchmarks and make this new edition an even bigger entertainment extravaganza. 2015 has been an outstanding year for Indian cinema and we are looking forward to paying homage to the stalwarts whose showmanship has added to the industry’s success not only in India but also internationally.”
The Sansui COLORS Stardust Awards will commemorate actors, producers, musicians, technicians for their contribution towards making 2015 a celebrated year for Indian cinema. The categories will run across genres including action, drama, romance, comedy and above and beyond the conventional to recognize some exceptional work.