The Filmfare Awards are back yet again to celebrate the finest of Bollywood with its 67th edition in association with Wolf777news as the title partner. Taking forward the six-decade-long legacy, the coveted Black Lady will recognize the best in Hindi cinema, for the year 2021. This year’s grand event is expected to be brimming with entertaining acts, big wins, and memorable moments.
Bollywood’s ultimate showman, the powerhouse superstar-actor Ranveer Singh along with CEO of Worldwide Media, Deepak Lamba, Editor of Filmfare, Jitesh Pillaai, and Director & Head of Partnerships for India at Meta, Mr. Manish Chopra addressed the members of the press and lit a lamp augmenting the start of this magnificent journey.
This year, the prestigious award night will be held in full glory with a live on-ground show in Mumbai. The stage will be set on fire by the humor and unfiltered banter between Ranveer Singh and his partner in crime, Arjun Kapoor, who will be his co-host on the Filmfare stage. Spectacular performances by Kartik Aaryan, Vicky Kaushal, Kiara Advani, and Disha Patani are sure to leave the audience asking for more. Bollywood fans can enjoy the show amidst these stars and witness these magical moments live by buying tickets on BookMyShow.
This glamorous extravaganza is slated to be held on August 30, 2022, at the stunning Jio World Convention Centre, BKC in Mumbai. This year, Wolf777news, as the Title Partner will be integral to the celebration at every step. Popular entertainment channel Colors and Colors Cineplex is the Exclusive Telecast Partner, and for the third consecutive year, Meta is the Global Digital Partner. The show will air on Colors and Colors Cineplex and will be simulcast on Filmfare’s Facebook page, globally. Fans can also catch exclusive coverage, behind the scenes, and more across Filmfare’s website and social media handles.
Sharing the excitement, Deepak Lamba, CEO, Worldwide Media Ltd. said, “Throughout its journey, spanning over six decades, Filmfare has been witness to many magical moments, performances, and stalwarts who have defined Hindi Cinema. Through these years, Filmfare Awards continue to be the most coveted and admired recognition for Hindi filmmakers and talent. We are delighted to again host this spectacular award show live at the Jio World Convention Centre, on August 30, 2022. Bollywood enthusiasts can be a part of this celebration and see performances by their favourite stars live, in-person by buying tickets. Filmfare is happy to associate with Wolf777news, our title sponsor, for the very first time this year. Our long-time association with Meta will give viewers some exciting, unmissable coverage of the event and access to some exclusive behind-the-scenes content. We are very pleased to again have Colors and Colors Cineplex as our telecast partner. We are looking forward to welcoming everyone to a memorable evening”
Adding on, Mr. Jitesh Pillaai, Editor, Filmfare, shared, “Filmfare is pleased to be a part of the extraordinary journey of Indian cinema. We pride ourselves on celebrating the achievements of remarkable artists and technicians. This year, live audiences and viewers will witness the electrifying energy of Ranveer Singh as he will set the stage on fire with his grand entry act. He will also be hosting the event. Furthermore, we have a stellar line-up of performances which we await with bated breath.”
Actor Ranveer Singh says “It’s an honour to represent and host Filmfare Awards. The legacy of the Black Lady is an integral part of the entertainment industry for the last 6 decades. This year I am extremely excited to host the show in front of a live audience. The energy in the house will be unprecedented. The team behind the show are some of the best names in the business, and together it is our endeavour to create a magical and memorable evening for our beloved audience and fraternity.
Mr. Siddharth Bajaj – CMO, Wolf777news said, “This is our first-ever association with Filmfare. Associating with a brand of such high repute is indeed a matter of prestige and an opportunity for us to reach the masses. On the magnanimous platform of Filmfare Awards, where the best of entertainment meets the best of magical moments, the audiences will experience a show like never before. We are excited to be a part of this illustrious celebration and we wish for a fruitful association in the years ahead.”
On the association of Facebook with Filmfare, Mr. Manish Chopra, Director and Head of Partnerships for India at Meta, shared, “Many of us have grown up watching Filmfare Awards, so every association with them means something special. Filmfare is an incredible platform that brings together several industry stalwarts over a celebration of cinema and talent. With our shared objective of connecting people, we look forward to curating exciting, interactive, and engaging content for fans of Hindi cinema across the globe.”
Nina Elavia Jaipuria, Head, Hindi Mass Entertainment and Kids TV Network, Viacom18 says, “Filmfare is one of the most illustrious awards that celebrate excellence in Indian Cinema. We at Colors and Colors Cineplex are delighted to continue our long-standing association with the iconic ‘Black Lady’ and commemorate the industry’s storytellers, artists, and filmmakers. The Filmfare evening promises to have a star-studded line-up with extravagant performances and timeless glamour. It will be a delight for our viewers and partners alike.”