List Of Indian Actors Who Have Won National Awards

Blog By riyaz  |  11-12-17

Is your favourite actor on the list?

#10 Amitabh Bachhan

#10 Amitabh Bachhan

A national award is a huge deal. Popular actors like Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Hritik Roshan, have never even been rewarded with a National Award.

But there are a few actors who have won more than a few awards. These actors have proved their mettle in cinema. The actor with the most number of national awards is Amitabh Bachhan. He has won 4 national awards over the course of his career.
The movie Agneepath, Black, Paa and Piku were responsible for these awards.


#9 Mohanlal

#9 Mohanlal

Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair or commonly known as Mohanlal is a famous Malayalam actor. In the span of a four decade career of over 300 films he has acted in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films. The movies Kireedam, Bharatham, Vanaprastham and Pulimurugan were responsible for the 4 national awards that he has.


#8 Kamal Hassan

#8 Kamal Hassan

Kamal Hassan is an Indian film actor, director, screenwriter, producer, playback singer and lyricist who works primarily in Tamil cinema. Kamal Hassan has won 3 national awards for his work as an actor. The winning movies are Moondram Pirai, Nayagan, Indian.


#7 Prakash Raj

#7 Prakash Raj

The intense actor is fluent in Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Tulu, Malayalam, Marathi, Hindi and English. This has placed him among the most sought after actors in Indian cinema. He has won three national awards for the movies Iruvar, Anthapuram, Kanchivaram.


#6 Mammooty

#6 Mammooty

Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil known by his screen name Mammootty is an Indian film actor and producer best known for his work in Malayalam cinema. In a career spanning over three decades, he has acted in over 350 films. . Mathilukal, Vidheyan and Ponthan Mada and Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar won him national awards.


#5 Mithun Chakraborty

#5 Mithun Chakraborty

Gourang Chakraborty better known as Mithun Da is an Indian film actor, singer, producer, writer, social worker, entrepreneur, television presenter and a former Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament. He has won national awards for Mrigayaa, Tahader Katha and Swami Vivekananda.


#4 Naseeruddin Shah

#4 Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shah is an Indian film and stage actor and director, and a prominent figure in Indian parallel cinema. He has won national awards for the movies Sparsh, Paar and Iqbal.


#3 Sanjeev Kumar

#3 Sanjeev Kumar

He is well remembered for his versatility and genuine portrayal of his characters. Sanjeev Kumar has won a national award for Dastak in 1970 and Koshish in 1972.


#2 Om Puri

#2 Om Puri

The late actor Om Puri won a national award for Arohan in 1981 and Ardh Satya in 1983.


#1 Ajay Devgn

#1 Ajay Devgn

Ajay Devgn is an Indian film actor, director and producer. He is widely considered as one of the most popular actors of Hindi cinema. He has won national awards for Zakhm and The Legend of Bhagat Singh.







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