The Filmfare Awards are presented annually by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the Hindi language film industry of India. The Filmfare ceremony is one of the oldest film events in India. The awards were first introduced in 1954, the same year as the National Film Awards. They were initially referred to as the Clare Awards or The Clares after Clare Mendonca, the editor of The Times of India. A dual voting system was developed in 1956. Under this system, in contrast to the National Film Awards, which are decided by a panel appointed by Indian Government, the Filmfare Awards are voted on by both the public and a committee of experts.
The 75th Golden Globe Awards honored film and American television of 2017 and was broadcast live on January 7, 2018, from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California beginning at 5:00 p.m. PST / 8:00 p.m. EST by NBC. The ceremony was produced by Dick Clark Productions in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Talk-show host Seth Meyers hosted the ceremony for the first time. Oprah Winfrey was announced as Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award honoree on December 13, 2017. The nominees were announced on December 11, 2017, by Sharon Stone, Alfre Woodard, Kristen Bell and Garrett Hedlund.Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri won the most awards for the evening with four, including Best Motion Picture – Drama.
The 60th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony was held on January 28, 2018. The CBS network broadcast the show live from Madison Square Garden in New York City.James Corden returned as host. The ceremony recognizes the best recordings, compositions and artists of the eligibility year, which ran from October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017. The nominations were announced on November 28, 2017. The “pre-telecast” ceremony (officially named The Premiere Ceremony) was held on the same day prior to the main ceremony. Bruno Mars was nominated for six awards and won all six on the night.The first award ceremony was held simultaneously in two locations on May 4, 1959 – Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills California, and Park Sheraton Hotel in New York City,and 28 Grammy’s were awarded.
A city bursting to the seams with awe-inspiring temples, bustling local markets, vibrant nightlife and vast shopping complexes, Bangkok is everything and beyond what you’d expect from Thailand’s capital. Marvel at the gleaming temples, catch a tuk-tuk along the bustling Chinatown or take a long tail boat through floating markets, the city is full of unique experiences.The International Indian Film Academy Awards (also known as the IIFA Awards) are a set of awards presented annually by the International Indian Film Academy to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in Bollywood, the Hindi language film industry. Instituted in 2000, the ceremony is held in different countries around the world every year with the most recent one being held at the MetLife stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on 14-15 July 2017.
The 90th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2017 and took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. The ceremony was held on March 4, 2018 rather than its usual late-February date to avoid conflicting with the 2018 Winter Olympics.During the ceremony, AMPAS presented Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories. The ceremony was televised in the United States by American Broadcasting Company (ABC), produced by Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd and directed by Glenn Weiss.Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted for the second consecutive year, making him the first person to host back-to-back ceremonies since Billy Crystal in 1997 and 1998.
The Star Screen Awards, is an annual awards ceremony held in India honouring professional excellence in the Bollywood Film Industry. The nomination and award selection is done by a panel of distinguished professionals from the industry. It was originally called the Screen Awards.The Awards for Hindi and Marathi films, TV and non-film music are presented annually in January each year. Several editions of the awards such as the “Screen Weekly Awards“, “Screen Videocon Awards“, “Star Screen Awards“, “Colors Screen Awards” and “Life OK Screen Awards” have thus far been presented. Until 2001, the awards were sponsored by Videocon International and hence known as the Screen Videocon Awards.For the regional cinema of South India, Screen has held three editions of the “Screen Awards for excellence in South Indian Cinema”.
The Zee Cine Award (ZCA) is an awards ceremony for the Hindi film industry. They were first held in Mumbai until 2004, when the ZCA went international and had their ceremony in Dubai, and in following years in London, Mauritius, Malaysia, and London again in 2008.
It was not held in 2009 and 2010, but resumed in 2011, being held in Singapore in 2012 it was held at the Cotai Arena in Macao. Zee Cine Awards 2018, one of the most awaited awards nights to celebrate films took place on December 19, 2017 at MMRDA Grounds, Mumbai. As expected the event was attended by the bigwigs of the industry.