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ⓘ Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor




Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor
                                     

ⓘ Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor

The Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films.

The record of the maximum number of wins in this category is with Amitabh Bachchan having won the award 3 times 2002, 2006 & 2016 and Manoj Bajpayee 1999, 2000 & 2017, followed by four actors in chronological order: Shahrukh Khan 1994 & 2001, Ranbir Kapoor 2010 & 2012, Rajkummar Rao 2014 & 2018 and Ayushmann Khurrana 2019 & 2020.

  • There have been two ties in this categorys history, between Shahid Kapoor and Manoj Bajpai for Udta Punjab and Aligarh respectively 2017; and between Ranveer Singh and Ayushmann Khurrana for Padmaavat and Andhadhun respectively 2019.
  • Two actors have won the award in consecutive years; they are Manoj Bajpai 1999 & 2000 and Ayushmann Khurrana 2019–20.
  • Four actors have won both the Popular and Critics categories in the same year, three for the same film: Hrithik Roshan for Koi. Mil Gaya in 2004, Amitabh Bachchan for Black in 2006 and Ranbir Kapoor for Rockstar in 2012. Shah Rukh Khan is the first and only actor so far to win both categories in the same year in 1994 for two different films, with Best Actor Critics for Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and Best Actor Popular for Baazigar.
  • Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Shahid Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor and Ranveer Singh have all won awards also for Best Male Debut and Best Actor Popular while Ayushmann Khurrana has won for Best Male Debut and Best Male Playback singer.
  • Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, Rishi Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Amitabh Bachchan have all won awards for Best Actor Popular and Best Supporting Actor while Rajkummar Rao has won Best Supporting Actor.
  • Ajay Devgn The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Amitabh Bachchan Black and Piku, Rajkummar Rao Shahid, Irrfan Khan Paan Singh Tomar and Ayushmann Khurrana Andhadhun all won the National Film Award for Best Actor while Anupam Kher Daddy received a National Film Award - Special Jury Award / Special Mention Film Critic.
                                     

1. List of winners

1990s

  • 1997 Won by a female actor
  • 1993 Won by a female actor
  • 1996 Won by a female actor
  • 1992 Not awarded
  • 1995 Won by a female actor
  • 1994 Shah Rukh Khan – Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa
  • 1991 Anupam Kher – Daddy

2020s

  • 2020 Ayushmann Khurrana - Article 15
  • Akshaye Khanna - Section 375
  • Rajkummar Rao - Judgementall Hai Kya
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui - Photograph
                                     

1.1. List of winners Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor

The category is officially divided into two separate categories to acknowledge both male and female actors individually.

  • 1998 Anil Kapoor – Virasat
  • 1999 Manoj Bajpayee – Satya
                                     

1.2. List of winners 2000s

  • 2000 Manoj Bajpayee – Shool
  • 2007 Aamir Khan – Rang De Basanti
  • 2008 Darsheel Safary – Taare Zameen Par
  • 2004 Hrithik Roshan – Koi. Mil Gaya
  • 2001 Shah Rukh Khan – Mohabbatein
  • 2005 Pankaj Kapoor – Maqbool
  • 2006 Amitabh Bachchan – Black
  • 2002 Amitabh Bachchan – Aks
  • 2003 Ajay Devgan – Company / The Legend of Bhagat Singh
  • 2009 Manjot Singh – Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!
                                     

1.3. List of winners 2010s

  • Rajkummar Rao – Newton as Nutan "Newton" Kumar
  • Ranbir Kapoor - Jagga Jasoos as Jagga
  • 2013 Irrfan Khan – Paan Singh Tomar
  • Irrfan Khan - Hindi Medium as Raj Batra
  • Vikrant Massey – A Death in the Gunj as Shyamal Chatterjee Shutu
  • 2011 Rishi Kapoor – Do Dooni Chaar
  • 2014 Rajkummar Rao – Shahid
  • 2015 Sanjay Mishra – Ankhon Dekhi
  • 2017 Manoj Bajpayee – Aligarh and Shahid Kapoor – Udta Punjab
  • 2010 Ranbir Kapoor – Wake Up Sid, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani and Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year
  • 2012 Ranbir Kapoor – Rockstar
  • 2016 Amitabh Bachchan – Piku
  • 2018 Rajkummar Rao – Trapped
  • Ranbir Kapoor – Sanju as Sanjay Dutt
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui - Manto as Saadat Hasan Manto
  • 2019 Ayushmann Khurrana - Andhadhun and Ranveer Singh – Padmaavat
  • Vineet Kumar Singh – Mukkabaaz as Shravan Kumar Singh
  • Varun Dhawan – October as Danish "Dan" Walia


                                     

1.4. List of winners 2020s

  • 2020 Ayushmann Khurrana - Article 15
  • Akshaye Khanna - Section 375
  • Rajkummar Rao - Judgementall Hai Kya
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui - Photograph
                                     
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