The LUX Golden Rose Awards is a first-of-its-kind show that awarded and celebrated iconic female characters as portrayed by the leading ladies of Bollywood. The premiere edition of the awards was held at Film City, Mumbai in November.
This platform celebrates the divas of Bollywood and acknowledges their journey from being beautiful stars to becoming legends. It was is a celebration of the women who have entertained and inspired us through myriad characters which they have portrayed on screen - characters which exude style and beauty, and are charismatic enough to bring about a change in the society at large and the industry.
The ceremony was a grand affair and was graced by some of the most legendary and popular faces of the fraternity like Sharmila Tagore, Madhuri Dixit, Sridevi, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, Kareena Kapoor, Jacky Shroff, Shahrukh Khan, Arjun Kapoor, to name a few. The performers entertained audiences with their vibrant acts. Shahrukh Khan’s evergreen wit combined with Arjun Kapoor and Karan Johar’s hilarious dramatics was much appreciated.
B-Town regulars and other spectators for the evening were in for a memorable surprise as they watched gorgeous women and handsome men pay tribute to some of the most loved songs of Bollywood.
Kareena Kapoor was awarded the ‘Glamor Diva of the Year’ Award, Deepika Padukone won the ‘Iconic Look of the Year’ award and Sharmila Tagore was honoured with the ‘Legend’ award, making them the big winners of the evening. Tapsee Pannu was named the ‘Rising Star of the Year’, Alia Bhatt won ‘The Most Lovable Character of the Year’, Priyanka Chopra won ‘International Face of the Year’ amongst others femme fatales who were recognized and awarded that evening.
The award ceremony was a grand success and it created a platform for a larger-than-life celebration of the divas of Bollywood.