UTV continues its award winning spree!Bollywood Trade News Network
3/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
OYE LUCKY LUCKY OYE and MUMBAI MERI JAAN
After the euphoria of winning other prestigious awards, it has been a clean sweep for UTV Motion Pictures in 54th Idea Filmfare Awards too! Across four of its movies JODHAA AKBAR, OYE LUCKY! LUCKY OYE!, MUMBAI MERI JAAN and FASHION, UTV won an unprecedented 14 awards! The biggest winner was JODHAA AKBAR taking home 5 awards including top honors like the Best Film award and also the Best Director award. In addition to this Hirthik Roshan won the Best Actor Award. The other awards bagged by JODHAA AKBAR were for Best Lyrics (Javed Akhtar - Jashn-E-Bahara) and Best Background score (A.R. Rahman). To add more feathers to its already well decorated hat UTV Motion Pictures bagged more awards for FASHION, OYE LUCKY! LUCKY OYE! and MUMBAI MERI JAAN.
''Winning awards across multiple categories for so many of our movies at the prestigious Filmfare Awards is a matter of great pride for us. This is certainly a first of its kind and it means a lot to us that so many of our movies this year have been appreciated. This is certainly an incentive to continue to produce quality films'', says Siddharth Roy Kapur- CEO UTV Motion Pictures.
CHECK OUT: 54th Idea Filmfare Awards 2008 Winners