66th National film Awards 2018 Winners: The awards were announced in a Press Conference in which Ayushmann Khurrana’s starrer Andhadhun has been announced the best Hindi film of 2018. Likewise, the film Padmaavat, Uri- The Surgical Strike have emerged as the winners. Meanwhile, below is the full list of the winners of 66th National film Awards 2018.
Best Film: Gujarati film Hellaro.
Best Hindi Film: Andhadhun Directed by S Raghavan
Best Director: Uri director Aditya Dhar
Best Actress: Mahanati actor Keerthy Suresh
Best Actor: Andhadhun actor Ayushmann Khurrana and Uri actor Vicky Kaushal
Best background music: URI – The Surgical Strike
Best music director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Padmaavat
Best Marathi feature film: Bhonga directed by Shivaji Lotan Patil.
Best Garo feature film: Ma’ama directed by Dominic Sangma.
Best Rajasthani feature film: Turtle directed by Dinesh Yadav.
Best Non-Feature film Award: Award is hared by Son-Rise and The Secret Life of Frogs.
National Award for the most film-friendly state: Uttarakhand
Best child artist shared by four actors: P V Rohith (Kannada), Sameep Singh (Punjabi), Talha Arshad Reshi (Urdu) and Shrinivas Pokale (Marathi)
Best Male playback singer Arijit Singh (Padmaavat) song ”Binte Dil Misriya Mein”.
Best Female Playback Singer: Bindhumalinif for Nathicharami song “Maayavi Manave”.
Best Supporting Actress Award: Surekha Sikri for the film ‘Badhaai Ho’
Best Debut Film of a Director award: Naal director Sudhakar Reddy Yakkanti.
Nargis Dutt Award: Kannada film Ondalla Eradalla.
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Badhaai Ho
Best Film on Social Issues: Padman
Best Film on Environment Conversation: Mararthi film Paani
Best Supporting Actor: Swanand Kirkire for Chumbak
Best Dialogue: Bengali film Tarikh.
Best Adapted Screenplay: Andhadhun
Best Original Screenplay: Chi La Sow
Best Sound Designer: Uri- The Surgical Strike
Best Editing: Kannada film Nathicharami.
Best Production Design: Malayalam film Kammara Sambhavam
Best Makeup Artist: Telugu film Awe
Best Costume Designer: Telugu film Mahanati
Best Lyrics: Kannada film Nathicharami
Best Special Effects: Telugu film Awe and Kannada film KGF.
Best Choreography: Kruti Mahesh Midya and Jyoti D Tommar for Padmaavat song “Ghoomar”.
Best Action: KGF
Best Punjabi Film: Harjeeta
Best Assamese Film: Bulbul Can Sing
Best Tamil Film: Baaram
Best Telugu Film: Mahanati
Best Malayalam Film: Sundani from Nigeria
Best Urdu Film: Hamid
Best Marathi film: Bhonga
Best Garu Film: Mama
Special mention award in feature film category: Sruthi Hariharan, Chandrachoor Rai, Jojo George, and Savithri.
Jury heads: Jury head Rahul Rawail, Non-feature film jury head AS Kanal, Jury head for the best writing Utpal Bhojpuari are present at National Film Awards 2019 announcement.