Manoj Bajpayee, The Fame of Gangs Of Wasseypur and Special 26 has just delivered a complete power packed performance in the movie, ‘ALIGARH’. Acting as Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras with gridlocked shoulders, a hesitant smile, and eyes that seem permanently astonished by the brutality of the world, Manoj Bajpayee is winning an award for such an outstanding performance.
According to The Deccan Herald reports, Manoj Bajpayee is being honoured with ‘Best Actor Award’ at the Dadasaheb Phalke Awards for his outstanding performance in ALIGARH. The award ceremony will take place in Mumbai on the occasion of the 147th Dadasaheb Phalke Jayanti in Mumbai.
Manoj Bajpayee in an interview said that ” I am honoured. It is a wonderful feeling. I would like to dedicate this award to Siras for his immense struggle in his journey to prove the true meaning of love to the world. A special thanks to our director Hansal Mehta for his courage to showcase this story, to my co-star Rajkummar Rao and to the entire team of Aligarh . I am thankful to my audience and critics for their tremendous appreciation and love. “