In any field if you win an award it means a lot and always been a matter of great appreciation for your work. Coming to Bollywood film industry there are many awards ceremonies held every year but winning the most prestigious Filmfare Award means a lot. Winning a Filmfare award is a dream come true for most of the celebrities who are associated with the Bollywood film industry. Below is the list of top Bollywood celebrities who won most Filmfare awards in their career.
Shah Rukh Khan: 8 Awards
Bollywood King of Romance SRK made his mark in Bollywood film industry and is one of the leading and highest paid actor in the race. He started his acting career on small screen (TV) and reached to the peaks in film career. He has been nominated for 21 times for the prestigious Filmfare award in a Best Lead Actor category and won it for 8 times for films Baazigar, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Devdas, Swades, Chak De India and My Name Is Khan.
Amitabh Bachchan: 8 Awards
Legendary actors Amitabh Bachchan is undoubtedly the super hero in the history of Indian cinema. He won 8 Filmfare awards in his acting career and has been nominated for 39 times in multiple categories. He won 5 Best Lead Actor award at Filmfare for films Amar Akbar Anthony, Don, Hum, Black and Paa and 3 Filmfare awards in Best Supporting Actor category.
Gulzar: 11 Awards
Gulzar has won the Best Lyricist award many times and he holds the record for winning the most Filmfare awards in this category. He has been nominated for 27 times in the category of the Filmfare Best Dialogue Award and won it for 11 times for films Gharaonda, Ishqiya, Saathiya, Lekin, Masoom, Dil Se, Thodi Si Bewafaii, Bunty Aur Babli, Gol Maal, Ijaazat and Jab Tak Hai Jaan.
A.R. Rahman: 10 Awards
Rahman is one of the legendary music directors and singers of Indian cinema. He has been nominated 14 times for the Best Music Director and won 10 Filmfare Awards in this category for films Rangeela, Dil Se, Taal, Lagaan, Saathiya, Rang De Basanti, Guru, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, Jodhaa Akbar and Delhi 6.
Kishore Kumar: 8 Awards
Bollywood's most renowned big names, Kishore Kumar has set a record by winning 8 Filmfare Awards in the category of Best Male Playback Singer. He has been nominated for 27 in this category during his career for songs Saagar Kinare from Saagar, Roop Tera Mastana from Aradhana, Khaike Paan Banaraswala from Don, Pag Ghungroo Bandh from Namak Halaal, Agar Tum Na Hote from Agar Tum Na Hote, Manzilein Apni Jagah Hain from Sharaabi, Hazaar Raahen Mud Ke Dekhi from Thodi si Bewafaii and Dil Aisa Kisi Ne from Amanush.
Saroj Khan: 8 Awards
Saroj Khan is a well established choreographer of Bollywood and popularly known for her amazing dancing skills and powerful personality. She has own 8 Filmfare awards, so far she choreographed more than 200 dances and she is the great dance master who choreographed for the best of Bollywood.
Dilip Kumar: 8 Awards
Dilip Kumar is one of the outstanding actor of Bollywood and Indian cinema of all time. He was the first actor to won a Filmfare Best Actor Award and holds the record of receiving most number of Filmfare Awards won in this category. He has been nominated 18 times and won it for 8 times in Best Lead Actor category for films Daag, Azaad, Devdas, Naya Daur, Kohinoor, Leader, Ram aur Shyam and Shakti.
Asha Bhosle: 7 Awards
Asha Bhosle is one of the highly talented classic singers who impressed and mesmerized audience with her uncommon fantastic vocalist. She has been nominated for 18 times for Filmfare Best Female Playback Awards and out of which she won 7 times for songs Garibon ki Suno from Dus Lakh, Parde Mein Rehne Do from Shikar, Piya Tu Ab To Aaja from Caravan, Dum Maro Dum from Hare Rama Hare Krishna, Hone Lagi Hain Raat from Naina, Chain Se Humko Kabhi from Pran Jaye Par Vachan Na Jaye and Yeh Mera Dil from Don.
Alka Yagnik: 7 Awards
Alka Yagnik also stands in the list of most Filmfare award winners. She is well known for her exceptional singing style and worked for over 700 Indian films as a playback singer. In her singing career she has won many awards and among them she won the most prestigious Filmfare Best Female Playback Award for 7 times and was nominated for 35 times in this category.
Jaya Bachchan: 6 Awards
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan’s wife, Jaya was once a leading actress in Bollywood. She gained huge recognition with her outstanding acting skills and exceptional performer of all time. She is not less than Amitabh when comes to winning awards. She won 6 Filmfare awards in different categories, 3 Best lead Actress and 3 Best Supporting Actress Award at Filmfare.