Stardust Award for Best Director of the Year

Last updated

The Stardust Dream Director Award is chosen by a distinguished jury as part of the annual Stardust Awards.

The Stardust Awards is an award ceremony for Hindi movies, which is sponsored by Stardust magazine. Here is a list of the award winners and the films for which they won. The first ceremony was held in 2004 for films released in 2003. The awards ceremony still continues with several Discontinued, Intermittent and Special Awards.

Contents

Karan Johar holds this record by winning 3 awards, followed by Ashutosh Gowariker and Farah Khan with 2 awards.

Karan Johar Indian film director, producer, screenwriter and television host

Karan Kumar Johar, often informally referred to as KJo, is an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality who works in Hindi films. He is the son of Hiroo Johar and the producer Yash Johar.

Ashutosh Gowariker Indian actor

Ashutosh Gowariker is an Indian film director, actor, screenwriter and producer. He is known for directing films "set on a huge canvas while boasting of an opulent treatment". His works include Lagaan (2001), Swades (2004), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), What's Your Raashee? (2009), Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010) and Mohenjo Daro (2016). His film Lagaan was nominated in the Best Foreign Language Film category in 74th Academy Awards, which makes him a voting member of the Academy Awards. He returned to acting by playing the lead role in the critically acclaimed comedy-drama Ventilator (2016).

Farah Khan Indian film director, producer and choreographer

Farah Khan also known by her married name Farah Khan Kunder, is an Indian film director, film producer, dancer, choreographer, and actress. She is best known for her choreographic dance work in numerous Bollywood films. She has choreographed dance routines for more than a hundred songs in over 80 Hindi films, winning six Filmfare Awards for Best Choreography and the National Film Award for Best Choreography. In addition, she has worked on international projects, such as Marigold: An Adventure in India, Monsoon Wedding, Bombay Dreams, and the Chinese films Perhaps Love and Kung Fu Yoga, earning Tony Award and Golden Horse Award nominations. She has since become a film director as well, with a Filmfare Best Director Award nomination for her directorial debut Main Hoon Na.

List of winners

Year Director Film
2003 Vikram Bhatt Raaz
2005 Ashutosh Gowariker Swades
2006 Sanjay Leela Bhansali Black
2007 Rajkumar Hirani Lage Raho Munna Bhai
2008 Farah Khan Om Shanti Om
2009 Ashutosh Gowariker Jodhaa Akbar
2010 Imtiaz Ali Love Aaj Kal
2011 Karan Johar My Name Is Khan
2012 Rohit Shetty Singham
2013 Karan Johar Student Of The Year
2014 Farah Khan Happy New Year
2015 Kabir Khan and Anand L. Rai Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Tanu Weds Manu Returns
2016 Karan Johar Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Related Research Articles

The Stardust Star of the Year Award - Female is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Superstar of Tomorrow - Female is an annual recognition granted to female actresses in India. The selected actress is chosen by a distinguished jury as part of the annual Stardust Magazine. The award honours a star who has made an impact with her acting and who represents new talent.

The Stardust Superstar of Tomorrow - Male is chosen by a distinguished jury as part of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting and represents new talent.

The Stardust Best Supporting Actor Award is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting and represents new talent.

The Stardust Best Supporting Actress Award is chosen the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting and represents new talent.

The Stardust New Music Sensational is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Film is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a film that has made an impact since 2009. Here is a list of the award winners and the films for which they won.

The Stardust Searchlight Award for Best Actress is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Actor is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film. Here is a list of the award winners and the films for which they won since 2009.

The Stardust Hottest Film is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Drama Film is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Thriller/Action Film is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours individuals that have made an impact with their acting in thriller and/or action films.

The Stardust Best Drama Director is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. Here is a list of the award winners and the films for which they won.

The Stardust Best Drama Actress is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Thriller/Action Actress is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Comedy/Romance Actress is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Thriller/Action Actor is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Thrillar/Action Director is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Comedy/Romance Director is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

The Stardust Best Comedy/Romance Film is chosen by the readers of the annual Stardust magazine. The award honours a star that has made an impact with their acting in that certain film.

References

See also