has achieved what very few mainstream Bollywood actors achieve by winning the prestigious National Award for Best Actress. Kangana won the award for her critically-acclaimed performance in the woman oriented drama/comedy Queen
, directed by Vikas Bahl
. She is just one of many people to have scored at this year’s National Film Awards, which celebrate the best of cinema on a national scale and beyond Bollywood also. Queen
also won the award for Best Feature Film in Hindi.
Kangana has won a National Award before for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Fashion
(2008). Given the unanimous praise she has received for her work in Queen
, this story comes as no surprise. Congratulations Kangana!
The other big Bollywood winner was Vishal Bhardwaj
, which won the awards for Best Choreography, Best Music, Best Male Playback Singer for Sukhwinder Singh
(Bismil), as well as Best Costume. Unfortunately,