Recently, actress Tamannaah bagged the iconic Sridevi Award at a renowned award show. It is now announced that the pretty lady is likely to receive the coveted ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award’ for her exceptional performance in the super hit film Baahubali, directed by SS Rajamouli. The award will also be conferred upon actress Anushka Sharma for her innings as a producer and actor Ranveer Singh for Padmaavat by the Mumbai-based Dadasaheb Phalke Foundation on April 21st.
The award is given to various individuals from the entertainment industry for their outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema. “I’ve grown up knowing what immense involvement Dadasaheb Phalke had enjoyed in Indian cinema. It’s such an honour to be conferred an award from the foundation,” Tamannaah said in a statement.