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ⓘ Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor




Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
                                     

ⓘ Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor

The Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films, to recognise a male actor who has delivered an outstanding performance in a supporting role. Although the awards started in 1954, awards for the best supporting actor category started only the following year 1955. As of 2016, Pran, Amrish Puri, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan and Anil Kapoor lead the list, with three wins each. Anil Kapoor currently also holds the record of being the youngest recipient of the award, whereas Rishi Kapoor holds the record for being the eldest.

                                     

1. Multiple Nominees

  • 5 Nominations: Raaj Kumar, Ashok Kumar, Amjad Khan, Om Puri, Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar
  • 2 Nominations: Motilal, Nana Palsikar, Girish Karnad, Suresh Oberoi, Pankaj Kapur, Mithun Chakraborty, Mohnish Bahl, Akshaye Khanna, Vivek Oberoi, Sanjay Dutt, Arjun Rampal, Ronit Roy, Emraan Hashmi, Deepak Dobriyal, Aamir Khan. Jim Sarbh, Pankaj Tripathi, Diljit Dosanjh
  • 7 Nominations: Anupam Kher
  • 4 Nominations: Johnny Walker, Rehman, Prem Nath, Saeed Jaffrey, Danny Denzongpa, Akshay Kumar, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
  • 8 Nominations: Amrish Puri, Naseeruddin Shah
  • 6 Nominations: Mehmood, Jackie Shroff, Abhishek Bachchan
  • 9 Nominations: Pran, Amitabh Bachchan
  • 3 Nominations: Saif Ali Khan, Salman Khan, Sanjeev Kumar, Feroz Khan, Prem Chopra, Shatrughan Sinha, Vinod Khanna, Shashi Kapoor, Utpal Dutt, Shriram Lagoo, Vinod Mehra, Sunil Shetty, Manoj Bajpai, Arshad Warsi, Rishi Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao
                                     

2. Multiple Winners

  • 3 Awards: Pran, Amrish Puri, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Anil Kapoor
  • 2 Awards: Motilal, Nana Palsikar, Raaj Kumar, Amjad Khan, Danny Denzongpa, Jackie Shroff
                                     

3.1. List of winners 1950s

  • 1956 Abhi Bhattacharya – Jagriti as Shekhar
  • Johnny Walker – Railway Platform as Johny
  • 1955 David Abraham Cheulkar – Boot Polish as John
  • Ulhas – Kundan as Inspector Sher Singh
  • Johnny Walker – C.I.D. as Master
  • 1957 Motilal – Devdas as Chunni Babu
  • 1958 Raj Mehra – Sharada as Kashiram
  • Ajit – Naya Daur as Krishna
  • 1959 Johnny Walker – Madhumati as Charandas
  • Sohrab Modi – Yahudi as Ezra
  • Rehman – Phir Subah Hogi as Rehman
                                     

3.2. List of winners 1960s

  • 1960 Manmohan Krishna – Dhool Ka Phool as Abdul Rasheed
  • Mehmood – Chhoti Bahen as Mahesh
  • Raaj Kumar – Paigham as Ram Lal
  • 1961 Motilal – Parakh as Sir Jagdish Chandra Roy
  • Agha – Ghunghat as Agha
  • Rehman – Chaudhvin Ka Chand as Pyare Mohan/Nawab Sahib
  • 1962 Nana Palsikar – Kanoon as Kaalia
  • Pran – Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai as Raka
  • Mehmood – Sasural as Mahesh
  • Rehman – Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam as Chhote Sarkar
  • Mehmood – Rakhi as Kasturi
  • 1963 Mehmood – Dil Tera Diwana as Anokhe
  • Johnny Walker – Mere Mehboob as Ghayal
  • 1964 Raaj Kumar – Dil Ek Mandir as Ram
  • Mehmood – Ghar Basake Dekho as Mehmood
  • Rajendra Kumar – Sangam as Gopal Verma
  • 1965 Nana Palsikar – Shehar Aur Sapna as Johnny
  • Dharmendra – Ayee Milan Ki Bela as Ranjit
  • 1966 Raaj Kumar – Waqt as Raju
  • Mehmood – Gumnaam as The Butler
  • Raaj Kumar – Kaajal as Moti
  • Pran – Dil Diya Dard Liya as Thakur Ramesh
  • 1967 Ashok Kumar – Afsana as Gopal Das
  • Rehman – Dil Ne Phir Yaad Kiya as Amjad
  • Om Prakash – Dus Lakh as Gokulchand
  • 1968 Pran – Upkar as Malang
  • Ashok Kumar – Mehrban as Shanti Swarup
  • Raaj Kumar – Neel Kamal as Chitrasen
  • Manoj Kumar – Aadmi as Dr. Shekhar
  • 1969 Sanjeev Kumar – Shikar as Inspector Rai


                                     

3.3. List of winners 1970s

  • Balraj Sahni – Ek Phool Do Mali as Kailash Nath Kaushal
  • Ashok Kumar – Aashirwad as Shivnath Joggi Thakur Choudhary
  • 1970 Pran – Aansoo Ban Gaye Phool as Shambhu Mahadev Rao
  • Prem Chopra – Himmat as Boss
  • 1971 Feroz Khan – Aadmi Aur Insaan as Jai Kishan / J.K.
  • Feroz Khan – Safar as Shekhar Kapoor
  • Shatrughan Sinha – Paras as Thakur Arjun Singh
  • Pran – Adhikar as Shikari Banhe Khan Bhopali
  • 1972 Amitabh Bachchan – Anand as Dr. Bhaskar K. Bannerjee
  • 1973 Pran – Be-Imaan as Ram Singh
  • Prem Nath – Shor as Khan Badshah
  • Pran – Zanjeer as Sher Khan
  • 1974 Amitabh Bachchan – Namak Haraam as Vikram Vicky Maharaj
  • Ashok Kumar – Victoria No. 203 as Raja
  • Asrani – Abhimaan as Chandru Kriplani
  • Prem Nath – Bobby as Jack Braganza
  • Prem Nath – Roti Kapda Aur Makaan as Harnam Singh
  • 1975 Vinod Khanna – Haath Ki Safai as Shankar Kumar
  • Shatrughan Sinha – Dost as Gopichand Gopi Sharma
  • Feroz Khan – International Crook as SP Rajesh
  • Prem Nath – Amir Garib as Daulatram
  • Pran – Do Jhoot as
  • 1976 Shashi Kapoor – Deewaar as Ravi Verma
  • Pran – Majboor as Michael DSouza
  • Utpal Dutt – Amanush as Maheem Ghosal
  • Amjad Khan – Sholay as Gabbar Singh
  • 1977 Prem Chopra – Do Anjaane as Ronjit Malik
  • Vinod Khanna – Hera Pheri as Ajay Pirachand
  • Shashi Kapoor – Kabhi Kabhie as Vijay Khanna
  • Ashok Kumar – Chhoti Si Baat as Julius Nagendranath Wilfred Singh
  • Prem Chopra – Mehbooba as Appa
  • Tariq – Hum Kisise Kum Naheen as Sanjay Kumar
  • Vikram – Aadmi Sadak Ka as Chandramohan Chander U. Nath
  • Shriram Lagoo – Kinara as
  • 1978 Shriram Lagoo – Gharaonda as Mr. Modi
  • Vinod Mehra – Anurodh as Shrikanth Mathur
  • 1979 Saeed Jaffrey – Shatranj Ke Khilari as Mir Roshan Ali
  • Danny Denzongpa – Devata as Inspector Lawrence
  • Randhir Kapoor – Kasme Vaade as Raju
  • Vinod Khanna – Muqaddar Ka Sikandar as Vishal Anand
  • Sanjeev Kumar – Trishul as Raj Kumar Gupta
                                     

3.4. List of winners 1980s

  • 1980 Amjad Khan – Dada as Fazlu
  • Utpal Dutt – Gol Maal as Bhavani Shankar
  • Naseeruddin Shah – Junoon as Sarfaraz Khan
  • Vinod Mehra – Amar Deep as Kishan
  • Shatrughan Sinha – Kaala Patthar as Mangal Singh
  • 1981 Om Puri – Aakrosh as Bhiku Lahanya
  • Girish Karnad – Aasha as Deepak
  • Amjad Khan – Qurbani as Inspector Amjad Khan
  • Raj Kapoor – Abdullah as Abdullah
  • Shriram Lagoo – Insaaf Ka Tarazu as Mr. Chandra
  • Amjad Khan – Love Story as Havaldar Sher Singh
  • Saeed Jaffrey – Chashme Buddoor as Lalan Mian
  • Suresh Oberoi – Lawaaris as Ram Singh
  • 1982 Amjad Khan – Yaarana as Bishan
  • Rakesh Roshan – Dhanwan as Anil
  • Vinod Mehra – Bemisal as Dr. Prashant Chaturvedi
  • Shashi Kapoor – Namak Halaal as Raja
  • Girish Karnad – Teri Kasam as Rakesh
  • 1983 Shammi Kapoor – Vidhaata as Gurbaksh
  • Sanjeev Kumar – Vidhaata as Abu Baba
  • Naseeruddin Shah – Mandi as Tungrus
  • 1984 Sadashiv Amrapurkar – Ardh Satya as Rama Shetty
  • Naseeruddin Shah – Katha as Rajaram Purshotam Joshi
  • Amitabh Bachchan – Andha Kanoon as Jan Nissar Akhtar Khan
  • Raj Babbar – Agar Tum Na Hote as Raj Bedi
  • Nikhil Bhagat – Hip Hurray as Raghu
  • 1985 Anil Kapoor – Mashaal as Raja
  • Shafi Inamdar – Aaj Ki Awaaz as Inspector Shafi
  • Danny Denzongpa – Kanoon Kya Karega as Raghuvir Singh
  • Suresh Oberoi – Ghar Ek Mandir as Rahim
  • 1986 Amrish Puri – Meri Jung as G.D. Thakral
  • Utpal Dutt – Saaheb as Badri Prasad Sharma
  • Anupam Kher – Janam as Virendra
  • Kamal Haasan – Saagar as Raja
  • Saeed Jaffrey – Ram Teri Ganga Maili as Kunj Bihari
  • Kulbhushan Kharbanda – Ghulami as Havaldar Gopi Dada
  • 1989 Anupam Kher – Vijay as Lala Yodhraj Bhalla
  • 1987 – No award
  • 1988 – No award
  • Chunky Pandey – Tezaab as Baban
  • Nana Patekar – Andha Yudh as S.P. Suhas Dandekar


                                     

3.5. List of winners 1990s

  • Mohsin Khan – Batwara as Thakur Rajendra Singh
  • Pankaj Kapur – Raakh as Inspector P.K
  • 1990 Nana Patekar – Parinda as Anna
  • Amrish Puri – Tridev as Bhairav Singh
  • Anupam Kher – Dil as Hazari Prasad
  • Rami Reddy – Pratibandh as Gangster
  • 1991 Mithun Chakraborty – Agneepath as Krishnan Iyer M.A.
  • Om Puri – Ghayal as Joe DSouza
  • Saeed Jaffrey – Henna as Khan Baba
  • 1992 Danny Denzongpa – Sanam Bewafa as Sher Khan
  • Amrish Puri – Phool Aur Kaante as Nageshwar
  • Anupam Kher – Saudagar as Mandhari
  • Amrish Puri – Muskurahat as Gopichand Verma
  • 1993 Danny Denzongpa – Khuda Gawah as Khuda Baksh
  • Nana Patekar – Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman as Jai
  • Nana Patekar – Tirangaa as Shivajirao Wagle
  • 1994 Sunny Deol – Damini – Lightning as Govind
  • Amrish Puri – Gardish as Purshotam Kashinath Sathe
  • Jackie Shroff – Khalnayak as Ram Kumar Sinha
  • Naseeruddin Shah – Sir as Amar Verma
  • Sunil Shetty – Dilwale as Vikram Singh
  • 1995 Jackie Shroff – 1942: A Love Story as Shubhankar
  • Saif Ali Khan – Main Khiladi Tu Anari as Deepak Kumar
  • Mohnish Bahl – Hum Aapke Hain Koun.! as Rajesh Nath
  • Anupam Kher – Hum Aapke Hain Koun.! as Prof. Siddharth Choudhury
  • Naseeruddin Shah – Naajayaz as Raj Solanki
  • Amrish Puri – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge as Baldev Singh Chaudhary
  • Anil Kapoor – Trimurti as Anand Singh / Sikander
  • Paresh Rawal – Raja as Brijnath Birju
  • 1996 Jackie Shroff – Rangeela as Raj Kamal
  • Jackie Shroff – Agni Sakshi as Suraj Kapoor
  • Anupam Kher – Chaahat as Shambunath Singh Rathod
  • 1997 Amrish Puri – Ghatak: Lethal as Shambu Nath
  • Salman Khan – Jeet as Rajnath Raju Sahay
  • Om Puri – Maachis as Sanatan
  • Sunil Shetty – Border as Bhairav Singh
  • Akshaye Khanna – Border as Dharamvir
  • Om Puri – Gupt: The Hidden Truth as Insp. Udham Singh
  • Akshay Kumar – Dil To Pagal Hai as Ajay
  • 1998 Amrish Puri – Virasat as Raja Thakur
  • Manoj Bajpai – Satya as Bhiku Mhatre
  • 1999 Salman Khan – Kuch Hota Hai as Aman Mehra
  • Om Puri – Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha as Inspector Khan
  • Naseeruddin Shah – China Gate as Maj. Sarfaraz Khan
  • Arbaaz Khan – Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya as Vishal Thakur
                                     

3.6. List of winners 2000s

  • Sanjay Narvekar – Vaastav: The Reality as Dedh Footiya
  • Saif Ali Khan – Kachche Dhaage as Dhananjay Pandit Jai
  • Mukesh Rishi – Sarfarosh as Inspector Salim
  • Mohnish Bahl – Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand United as Vivek
  • 2000 Anil Kapoor – Taal as Vikrant Kapoor
  • Sunil Shetty – Refugee as Ranger Mohammad Ashraf
  • Sayaji Shinde – Kurukshetra as Havaldar Gopinath Surve Patil
  • Atul Kulkarni – Hey Ram as Shriram Abhyankar
  • 2001 Amitabh Bachchan – Mohabbatein as Narayan Shankar
  • Chandrachur Singh – Kya Kehna as Ajay
  • Jackie Shroff – Yaadein as Raj Singh Puri
  • 2002 Akshaye Khanna – Dil Chahta Hai as Siddharth Sid Sinha
  • Ajay Devgan – Lajja as Bulwa
  • Hrithik Roshan – Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham. as Rohan Y. Raichand
  • Amitabh Bachchan – Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham. as Yashvardhan Yash Raichand
  • Amitabh Bachchan – Aankhen as Vijay Singh Rajput
  • Jackie Shroff – Devdas as Chunnilal "Chunnibabu"
  • Sanjay Dutt – Kaante as Jay Ajju Rehan
  • 2003 Vivek Oberoi – Company as Chandrakant Chandu Nagre
  • Mohanlal – Company as Srinivasan
  • Salman Khan – Baghban as Alok Raj Malhotra
  • Arshad Warsi – Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. as Circuit
  • 2004 Saif Ali Khan – Kal Ho Naa Ho as Rohit Patel
  • Manoj Bajpai – LOC Kargil as Gren. Yogender Singh Yadav
  • Abhishek Bachchan – Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon as Prem Kumar
  • Amitabh Bachchan – Veer-Zaara as Chaudhary Sumer Singh
  • 2005 Abhishek Bachchan – Yuva as Lallan Singh
  • Akshay Kumar – Khakee as Inspector Shekhar Verma
  • Zayed Khan – Main Hoon Na as Laxman Prasad Sharma
  • Akshay Kumar – Mujhse Shaadi Karogi as Sunny Khurana
  • Naseeruddin Shah – Iqbal as Mohit
  • 2006 Abhishek Bachchan – Sarkar as Shankar Nagre
  • Arshad Warsi – Salaam Namaste as Ranjan Ron Mathur
  • Sanjay Dutt – Parineeta as Girish Sharma
  • Amitabh Bachchan – Bunty Aur Babli as DCP Dashrath Singh
  • Kunal Kapoor – Rang De Basanti as Aslam
  • Siddharth Narayan – Rang De Basanti as Karan R. Singhania
  • Amitabh Bachchan – Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna as Samarjit Sam Talwar
  • John Abraham – Baabul as Rajat Verma
  • 2007 Abhishek Bachchan – Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna as Rishi Talwar
  • Aamir Khan – Taare Zameen Par as Ram Shankar Nikumbh
  • Shreyas Talpade – Om Shanti Om as Pappu Master
  • 2008 Irrfan Khan – Life in a. Metro as Monty
  • Mithun Chakraborty – Guru as Manikdas Gupta
  • Anil Kapoor – Welcome as Sagar Manju Pandey
  • 2009 Arjun Rampal – Rock On!! as Joseph Joe Mascarenhas
  • Vinay Pathak – Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi as Balwinder Khosla
  • Prateik Babbar – Jaane Tu. Ya Jaane Na as Amit Mahant
  • Tusshar Kapoor – Golmaal Returns as Lucky
  • Sonu Sood – Jodhaa Akbar as Rajkumar Sujamal
  • Abhishek Bachchan – Sarkar Raj as Shankar Nagre
                                     

3.7. List of winners 2010s

  • Rishi Kapoor – Luck by Chance as Romy Rolly
  • 2010 Boman Irani – 3 Idiots as Viru Sahastrabudhhe
  • R. Madhavan – 3 Idiots as Farhan Qureshi
  • Sharman Joshi – 3 Idiots as Raju Rastogi
  • Amole Gupte – Kaminey as Sunil Shekhar Bhope
  • Neil Nitin Mukesh – New York as Omar Aijaz
  • Manoj Bajpai – Raajneeti as Veerendra Pratap
  • Arjun Rampal – Raajneeti as Prithviraj Pratap
  • 2011 Ronit Roy – Udaan as Bhairav Singh
  • Nana Patekar – Raajneeti as Brij Gopal
  • Arshad Warsi – Ishqiya as Razzak Hussain aka Babban
  • Emraan Hashmi – Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai as Shoaib Khan
  • Pitobash Tripathy – Shor in the City as Mandook
  • Vir Das – Delhi Belly as Arup
  • 2012 Farhan Akhtar – Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara as Imraan Habib
  • Abhay Deol – Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara as Kabir
  • Naseeruddin Shah – The Dirty Picture as Suryakanth
  • Akshay Kumar – OMG – Oh My God! as Krishna Vasudev Yadav
  • Rishi Kapoor – Agneepath as Rauf Lala
  • 2013 Annu Kapoor – Vicky Donor as Dr. Baldev Chaddha
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui – Talaash: The Answer Lies Within as Taimur
  • Emraan Hashmi – Shanghai as Joginder Parmar
  • Vivek Oberoi - Krrish 3 as Kaal
  • Aditya Roy Kapur – Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani as Avinash Avi Yog
  • Anupam Kher – Special 26 as P.K. Sharma
  • 2014 Nawazuddin Siddiqui – The Lunchbox as Shaikh
  • Rajkummar Rao – Kai Po Che! as Govind Patel
  • Pankaj Kapur – Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola as Harphool Singh Mandola
  • 2015 Kay Menon - Haider as Khurram Meer
  • Riteish Deshmukh - Ek Villain as Rakesh Mahadkar
  • Ronit Roy - 2 States as Vikram Malhotra
  • Tahir Raj Bhasin - Mardaani as Karan Rastogi
  • Abhishek Bachchan - Happy New Year as Nandu Bhide / Vicky Grover
  • Sanjay Mishra – Masaan as Vidyadhar Pathak
  • Jimmy Shergill – Tanu Weds Manu Returns as Raja Awasthi
  • Deepak Dobriyal – Tanu Weds Manu Returns as Pappi Sharma
  • 2016 Anil Kapoor - Dil Dhadakne Do as Kamal Mehra
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui – Badlapur as Liak Mohammed Tungrekar
  • Jim Sarbh - Neerja as Khalil
  • Fawad Khan - Kapoor & Sons as Rahul Kapoor
  • Rajkummar Rao - Aligarh as Deepu Sebastian
  • 2017 Rishi Kapoor - Kapoor & Sons as Amarjeet "Dadu" Kapoor
  • Diljit Dosanjh - Udta Punjab as ASI Sartaj Singh
  • Rajat Kapoor - Kapoor & Sons as Harsh Kapoor
  • Aamir Khan - Secret Superstar as Shakti Kumar
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui - Mom as Daya Shankar Kapoor aka DK
  • 2018 Rajkummar Rao - Bareilly Ki Barfi as Pritam Vidrohi
  • Pankaj Tripathi - Newton as AC Aatma Singh
  • Deepak Dobriyal - Hindi Medium as Shyamprakash Kori
  • Manav Kaul - Tumhari Sulu as Ashok Dubey
                                     
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