Most Wanted Asian Film Awards 2016: ‘Bajirao Mastani’ bags five nominations; ‘Baahubali’...

Most Wanted Asian Film Awards 2016: ‘Bajirao Mastani’ bags five nominations; ‘Baahubali’ and other Bollywood films nominated


After snatching prizes at Indian award shows, Ranveer Singh’s “Bajirao Mastani” is eyeing Asian Film Awards. The nominations were disclosed by the organisers of the 10th edition of the Asian Film Awards on 3.

Chinese movie “The Assassin” received the best nominations in nine distinct classes, followed by Bollywood movie “Bajirao Mastani” with five nominations.”Bajirao Mastani” continues to be nominated for Best Picture, Best Editing, Best Original Music, Best Costume Design and Best Visual Effects classifications.

Music director Amit Trivedi has bagged a nomination for the Best Original Music classification for “Bombay Velvet,” while Vishal Bhardwaj for Best Screenplay for “Talvar.”India’s hit movie of 2015 “Baahubali” continues to be nominated in the Best Visual Effects class, while celebrity Vicky Kaushal has discovered a spot in the Best Novice actor category because of his performance in “Maasan.””The Asian Film Awards’ annual service recognizes many excellent Asian filmmakers and we’ve also established year round initiatives to endure the promotion of Asian films.

The academy received from 32 states, but entries around 1,600 just few make it in the The victor of the Asian Pictures Awards 2016 is going to be disclosed on 17 in the Venetian Theatre in Macau.