Best Actor

  • Britain's Timothy Spall 'bewildered' to win best actor award at Cannes May 25, 2014

    Cannes: Britain's Timothy Spall on Saturday claimed the best actor prize at Cannes, nearly 20 years after he had to miss the festival because he was diagnosed with cancer. Spall described himself as "like a bewildered 16-year-old" after scooping the prize for his role as British Romantic landscape painter JMW Turner...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Prithviraj voted best actor in a supporting role for 'Aurangzeb' April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: They might not be the central focus of the film, but actors who play the supporting roles in films provide a backbone to the story. Most of the time, the lead characters hog the limelight but these actors still manage to turn heads with their striking, 'hatke' performances. And...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Aamir Khan voted the best actor of 2013 for 'Dhoom 3' April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Well, the results are in, and it seems we still haven't had enough of the rugged, muscular hero. And the winner of the IBN Live Movie Award for Best Actor is -- Aamir Khan for 'Dhoom 3'. If there is any actor who has proved 'typecasting' is...
  • Oscars 2014: The stats of (not) winning the Best Actor award March 2, 2014

    In order to comprehend the intricate working of how Oscars, especially categories such as Best Picture and Best Actor, are doled out you could either dedicate a better part of your day to understand methods of statisticians or simply watch a thirty seconds clip of Rick Grevais' BBC sitcom called...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Have you voted for your favourite stars yet? February 4, 2014

    The awards season has started and it's time for gratification for all your favourite Bollywood films of 2013. But do you think the people who really deserve to win get ignored in the rush to boost egos of megastars and cinema's royalty? Have you ever wondered if most awards do...
  • The men who stood out in cinema in 2013 December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Move over the 'typical' Hindi filmy hero who takes on 50 goons at one time and sweeps off his lady love with cheesy one liner. Bollywood's new age heroes are suave, intense, determined and passionate. They speak more with their eyes, smile and charm. As the year 2013...
  • Historic Oscar hat-trick for 'Best Actor' Daniel Day-Lewis February 25, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hot favourite Daniel Day-Lewis completed a historic hat-trick as he took home the Best Actor Oscar for his poignant portrayal of a battle weary Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg's civil-war set biopic 'Lincoln'. The win for the British actor, who played a brief role in Richard Attenborough's "Gandhi", did...
  • Rajeev Masand's take on Oscar Best Actor nominations January 26, 2013

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand examines the nominations for the Oscar Best Actor category for 2013. ...
  • 85th Academy Awards: Arkin nominated in Best Supporting Actor category January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Ben Affleck's directorial debut 'Argo' garnered 9 nominations, including Best Actor in a upporting role for Alan Arkin at the 85th Academy Awards on Thursday. The veteran actor played a seasoned Hollywood producer in the political thriller bout the Iran hostage crisis of 1979-81. ...
  • Oscars: Interview with best actor Jean Dujardin February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: French film 'The Artist' bagged top honours at the Oscars and ended the evening with five of the golden ladies. The top honour was perhaps the victory in the Best Film and the Best Actor category. Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role...
  • Oscars: Best actor Dujardin's onstage speech February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role in 'The Artist'. Dujardin was competing with heavy-weights like George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Gary Oldman for the title of the best actor in a leading role. Jean Dujardin: Thank you. Oui! I love your country....
  • Oscar watch: Catch the nominations February 25, 2012

    Rajeev Masand takes you through the nominations for Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Best Film for the Academy Awards. ...
  • Clooney, Pitt and Dujardin clash for Oscars February 24, 2012

    Los Angeles: Hollywood glamour meets French chic in a battle of charm for Oscar's best actor accolade on Sunday that pits George Clooney and close friend Brad Pitt against dashing Jean Dujardin. Clooney, 50, beloved by his peers and regarded as the most eligible bachelor in the world, is thought to...
  • 'Stanley...' star wins top child actor award October 18, 2011

    Mumbai: Partho Gupte, who shot to fame with his stellar performance as the wise but deprived Stanley in his father Amole Gupte's film 'Stanley Ka Dabba', has brought home the world's most prestigious award for a child actor. At the Schlingel International Film Festival which concluded in Chemnitz in Germany Sunday,...
  • Bollywood beaten back at National Film Awards May 19, 2011

    New Delhi: The 58th National Film Awards brought the spotlight back on regional cinema with Malayalam film 'Adaminte Makan Abu', a simple yet evocative narrative of a man's pursuit of religion, winning best feature and its lead actor Salim Kumar picking up the best actor award. The prestigious awards, which were...
  • A first for Filmfare: Darsheel for Best Actor February 6, 2008

    New Delhi: The Filmfare nominations for the year 2007 are out but it's the Best Actor in a Leading Role category that is attracting all the attention. For the first time in the history of Filmfare awards, a child actor, that is nine-year-old Darsheel Safary has been nominated for Best Actor...
  • Oscar nomination pics: Film | Actress | Actor | Direction January 23, 2008

    Here's a lowdown of the top categories at the Academy Awards this year. ...
  • In Pics: Oscar nominations for best actor January 23, 2008

    Take a look at the films that have been nominated in the Best Actor category at the 80th Academy Awards. ...