Shashi Kapoor who is more known as a timeless poster boy has time to celebrate for getting the life time achievement award at the sixth Jagran Film Festival. He was lauded for his contribution in Indian Cinema for which he has been given the award last Sunday Evening. Despite the bad health, he managed to attend the award function on the wheelchair to receive this honour. At this occasion a number of actors from B Town took opportunity to laud the actor for his contribution to the industry with many of them calling in chorus to be the most well deserved award for the actor.
A number of actors came forward to laud the poster boy of seventies and eighties, which include Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Madhur Bhandarkar, Gulshan Grover, Swara Bhaskar, Amy Jackson and Kunal Kapoor to name few. In the award function, Bhumi Pednekar was awarded under the category of Best debutant in B Town for her film Dum Laga Ke Haisha, while Dulal got the Best Actor award for his Bengali film called Choteder Chobi. Neeraj Ghaywan received the Best Debut Director award for the internationally acclaimed movie Masaan this year, while Jyoti Nooran got the best singer female award for the film Tanu Weds Manu Returns.