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ⓘ Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role




Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role
                                     

ⓘ Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role

The Filmfare Best Comedian Award was given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films, to recognise an actor who had delivered an outstanding performance in a comic role.

Although the awards started in 1954, awards for the best comedian category started only in 1967, and has not been awarded since 2007.

                                     

1. Superlatives

Anupam Kher, with five wins, has more Best Comedian Awards than any other actor, followed by Mehmood with four, and Deven Verma and Utpal Dutt with three awards each. Having won the award thrice in a row 1992–1994, Kher also holds the record for most consecutive wins in this category.

Mehmood, with 19 nominations, holds the record for the highest number of nominations in this category. Mehmood also holds the record for maximum nominations in a single year, having received three out of the five nominations of this category in 1975 and eventually winning for Vardaan.

                                     

2.1. List of winners 1960s

  • Om Prakash – Pyar Kiye Jaa
  • 1967 Mehmood – Pyar Kiye Jaa
  • Mehmood – Love in Tokyo
  • Mehmood – Mehrban
  • Johnny Walker – Pati Patni
  • 1968 Om Prakash – Dus Lakh
  • Mehmood – Neel Kamal
  • Mehmood – Sadhu Aur Shaitan
  • 1969 Johnny Walker – Shikar
                                     

2.2. List of winners 1970s

  • Johnny Walker – Haseena Maan Jayegi
  • 1970 Mehmood – Waris
  • Mehmood – Meri Bhabhi
  • Jagdeep – Khilona
  • Mehmood – Humjoli
  • 1971 I. S. Johar – Johny Mera Naam
  • Jagdeep – Ek Nari Ek Brahmachari
  • Mehmood – Main Sunder Hoon
  • 1972 Mehmood – Paras
  • 1973 Paintal – Bawarchi
  • Jagdeep – Bhai Ho To Aisa
  • Mehmood – Bombay to Goa
  • Pran – Victoria No. 203
  • 1974 Asrani – Aaj Ki Taaza Khabar
  • Asrani – Namak Haraam
  • Mehmood – Do Phool
  • I. S. Johar – Aaj Ki Taaza Khabar
  • 1975 Mehmood – Vardaan
  • Asrani – Bidaai
  • Mehmood – Duniya Ka Mela
  • Mehmood – Kunwara Baap
  • Asrani – Chor Machaye Shor
  • 1976 Deven Verma – Chori Mera Kaam
  • Asrani – Rafoo Chakkar
  • Asrani – Sholay
  • Mehmood – Qaid
  • Keshto Mukherjee – Kala Sona
  • Deven Verma – Arjun Pandit
  • Deven Verma – Ek Se Badhkar Ek
  • Asrani – Chhoti Si Baat
  • Mehmood – Sabse Bada Rupaiya
  • 1977 Asrani – Balika Badhu
  • Deven Verma – Doosra Aadmi
  • Manik Dutt – Safed Jhoot
  • Keshto Mukherjee – Chacha Bhatija
  • 1978 Paintal – Chala Murari Hero Banne
  • Mukri – Tyaag
  • Deven Verma – Khatta Meetha
  • Ram Sethi – Muqaddar Ka Sikandar
  • Asrani – Pati Patni Aur Woh
  • 1979 Deven Verma – Chor Ke Ghar Chor
  • Keshto Mukherjee – Azaad


                                     

2.3. List of winners 1980s

  • Asrani – Sargam
  • 1980 Utpal Dutt – Gol Maal
  • Deven Verma – Gol Maal
  • Deven Verma – Lok Parlok
  • Mehmood – Nauker
  • 1981 Keshto Mukherjee – Khubsoorat
  • Asrani – Hum Nahin Sudherenge
  • Deven Verma – Judaai
  • Keshto Mukherjee – Be-Reham
  • Deven Verma – Thodisi Bewafaii
  • Rakesh Bedi – Chashme Buddoor
  • Ravi Baswani – Chashme Buddoor
  • Asrani – Ek Duuje Ke Liye
  • 1982 Utpal Dutt – Naram Garam
  • Anoop Kumar – Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi
  • Ashok Kumar – Shaukeen
  • 1983 Deven Verma – Angoor
  • Utpal Dutt – Shaukeen
  • Jagdeep – Ghazab
  • Mehmood – Khud-Daar
  • Deven Verma – Rang Birangi
  • Kader Khan – Himmatwala
  • Shakti Kapoor – Mawaali
  • 1984 Utpal Dutt – Rang Birangi
  • Dharmendra – Naukar Biwi Ka
  • Dada Kondke – Tere Mere Beech Mein
  • 1985 Ravi Baswani – Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro
  • Satish Shah – Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro
  • Shakti Kapoor – Tohfa
  • Ravi Baswani – Ab Ayega Mazaa
  • Kader Khan – Aaj Ka Daur
  • Amjad Khan – Utsav
  • 1986 Amjad Khan – Maa Kasam
  • Annu Kapoor – Utsav
  • Deven Verma – Saaheb
  • 1988 – No award
  • 1987 – No award
  • 1989 – No award in this category
                                     

2.4. List of winners 1990s

  • 1990 Anupam Kher and Satish Kaushik – Ram Lakhan Tie
  • Laxmikant Berde – Maine Pyar Kiya
  • Kader Khan – Sikka
  • Kader Khan – Hum
  • 1992 Anupam Kher – Lamhe
  • Laxmikant Berde – 100 Days
  • 1991 Kader Khan – Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri
  • Anupam Kher – Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin
  • Laxmikant Berde – Beta
  • 1993 Anupam Kher – Khel
  • Anupam Kher – Shola Aur Shabnam
  • Kadar Khan – Aankhen
  • Johnny Lever – Baazigar
  • 1994 Anupam Kher – Darr
  • Anupam Kher – Shreemaan Aashique
  • 1995 Shakti Kapoor – Raja Babu
  • Shakti Kapoor – Andaz Apna
  • Kader Khan – Main Khiladi Tu Anari
  • Paresh Rawal – Mohra
  • Laxmikant Berde – Hum Aapke Hain Koun.!
  • 1996 Anupam Kher – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
  • Johnny Lever – Karan Arjun
  • Ashok Saraf – Karan Arjun
  • Kader Khan – Coolie No. 1
  • Shakti Kapoor – Loafer
  • Johnny Lever – Raja Hindustani
  • 1997 Satish Kaushik – Saajan Chale Sasural
  • Kader Khan – Saajan Chale Sasural
  • Navneet Nishan – Raja Hindustani
  • Shakti Kapoor – Judwaa
  • Paresh Rawal – Chachi 420
  • Om Puri – Chachi 420
  • Johnny Lever – Judaai
  • 1998 Johnny Lever – Deewana Mastana
  • Johnny Lever – Kuch Hota Hai
  • Archana Puran Singh – Kuch Hota Hai
  • Kader Khan – Dulhe Raja
  • Anupam Kher – Kuch Hota Hai
  • 1999 Johnny Lever – Dulhe Raja
                                     

2.5. List of winners 2000s

  • Salman Khan – Biwi No.1
  • Johnny Lever – Anari No.1
  • Shah Rukh Khan – Baadshah
  • Anil Kapoor – Biwi No.1
  • 2000 Govinda – Haseena Maan Jaayegi
  • 2001 Paresh Rawal – Hera Pheri
  • Johnny Lever – Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani
  • Govinda – Kunwara
  • Anupam Kher – Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge
  • Johnny Lever – Kunwara
  • Govinda – Jodi No.1
  • 2002 Saif Ali Khan – Dil Chahta Hai
  • Govinda – Kyo Kii. Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta
  • Paresh Rawal – Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar
  • Johnny Lever – Ajnabee
  • Mahesh Manjrekar – Kaante
  • 2003 Paresh Rawal – Awara Paagal Deewana
  • Govinda – Akhiyon Se Goli Maare
  • Paresh Rawal – Aankhen
  • Johnny Lever – Humraaz
  • Boman Irani – Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
  • Johnny Lever – Koi. Mil Gaya
  • 2004 Sanjay Dutt – Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
  • Paresh Rawal – Hungama
  • Paresh Rawal – Fun2shh.
  • Akshay Kumar – Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
  • Arshad Warsi – Hulchul
  • Paresh Rawal – Hulchul
  • Boman Irani – Main Hoon Na
  • 2005 Saif Ali Khan – Hum Tum
  • Salman Khan – No Entry
  • 2006 Akshay Kumar – Garam Masala
  • Anil Kapoor – No Entry
  • Javed Jaffrey – Salaam Namaste
  • Rajpal Yadav – Waqt: The Race Against Time
  • Paresh Rawal – Phir Hera Pheri
  • Tusshar Kapoor – Golmaal
  • 2007 Arshad Warsi – Lage Raho Munna Bhai
  • Chunky Pandey – Sapna Money
  • Sharman Joshi – Golmaal


                                     
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