With Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s BAJIRAO MASTANI overpowering Shah Rukh Khan’s DILWALE in every department of filmmaking from strong content to superlative performances; BAJIRAO MASTANI has began dominating DILWALE, not only the box office but even the film award nites.
A picture of this was observed on December 22 in Mumbai where at the Renault Sony Guild Awards 2015 BAJIRAO MASTANI swept maximum number of awards ranging from Best Actor - Ranveer Singh to Best Director - Sanjay Leela Bhansali. In addition, in the popular category Tanvi Azmi, who played the widow and mother of Ranveer Singh in the film, also won the well deserved Best Actress in Supporting role.
Besides these three popular awards BAJIRAO MASTANI won six technical awards. They include Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Sound Design, Best Costume Design, Best Dialogue, Best Choreography.
Ever since the movie has been release both Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Ranveer Singh are being praised for their commanding performances.
In fact Ranveer Singh is on sky nine as his performance of the Maratha Peshwa Bajirao has taken the nation by storm. He has literally lived the character to perfection. His dialogue delivery with the pinch of Marathi accent is commendable. The rawness during the battle scenes, the sensuality during intense love scenes and his emotions during the climax are all bewitching, placing him as an actor par excellence.
Bowled over his masterpiece performance, star of millennium Amitabh Bachchan, sent a hand-written compliment saluting the actor. In addition even director-producer Aditya Chopra was at loss of words after watching BAJIRAO MASTANI.