Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
41. 

Who won the Best Actor in A Leading Role (Female) Award at the Filmfare Awards 2020?

A. Bhumi Pednekar
B. Taapsee Pannu
C. Deepika Padukone
D. Alia Bhatt

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Alia Bhatt won Best Actress for her performance in Gully Boy, which also fetched Ranveer Singh (who played a rapper in the film) and Zoya Akhtar the Best Actor and the Best Director awards.

42. 

Which film won the Best Film Award at the Filmfare Awards 2020?

A. Gully Boy
B. Andhadhun
C. Badhaai Ho
D. Badla

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Zoya Akhtar's directorial 'Gully Boy' emerged as big winner of the night. The film bagged several awards including the most coveted Best Film.

43. 

Who won the Best Actor in A Leading Role (Male) Award at the Filmfare Awards 2020?

A. Ayushmann Khurrana
B. Anubhav Sinha
C. Ranveer Singh
D. Siddhant Chaturvedi

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Ranveer Singh won the Best Actor in A Leading Role (Male) award for his performance in Gully Boy at the 65th Filmfare Awards held on the night of February 15.

44. 

Who won the Best Director Award at the Filmfare Awards 2020?

A. Anurag Kashyap
B. Rajkumar Hirani
C. Zoya Akhtar
D. Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

While Zoya Akhtar won the Best Director Award for 'Gully Boy', her film went on to win the greatest number of awards on the grandest stage of all. Several B-town stars like Ranveer Singh, Akshay Kumar, Kartik Aaryan, Ayushmann Khurrana and others gave scintillating performances at the 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020.

45. 

Who Recently won Dan David Prize for 'Present-Gender Equality'?

A. Gita Sen
B. Kiran Bedi
C. Medha Patkar
D. Ramalingaswami

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

India's pioneering feminist scholar and activist Gita Sen, has won the prestigious Dan David Prize for her expansive work in the fields of population policies, reproductive and sexual health, women's rights, poverty, labour markets and global governance.