Mumbai: Even as India feels a massive void after the death of young star Sushant Singh Rajput, the star will be given the Dadasaheb Phalke award posthumously which is one of country’s most eminent awards in entertainment. Sushant has been chosen for the award in the ‘Critic’s Best Actor’ category.
Sushant started his acting career with his 2008 TV show ‘Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil’ and became a household name. He clicked well also with his role in Zee TV’s ‘Pavitra Rishta’ opposite Ankita Lokhande.
In Bollywood he gave many memorable hits including ‘Kai Po Che’.
The official Instagram account of Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival announced the award writing- “Celebrating the dedication you’ve shown on the way to this achievement. Congratulations to Late @sushantsinghrajput for winning the “Critic’s Best Actor” award at Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2021. We miss you!”
The actor was last seen in ‘Dil Bechara’ opposite Sanjana Sanghi.