Bollywood heartthrob Ranveer Singh who is on a roll with several blockbusters was awarded ‘Entertainer of the year’ at the Hello Hall of Fame Awards 2018 on Sunday at St Regis in Mumbai.
The actor who mesmerized with his flawless acting in the movies has won has won the hearts by dedicating his award to late actress Sridevi.
When he received his award, an emotional Ranveer said, “Thank you Hello. Thank you, Sanjay Sir for giving me the opportunity to push the envelope and my craft to showcase my ability as a performer and to create a character that will hopefully be remembered in Indian cinema. Entertainer of the year: It’s my first award for Padmaavat, first award for Alauddin Khilji. I would like to dedicate this entertainer of the year award to one of the greatest entertainers of all times – Sridevi Ji. Her contribution to Indian cinema is peerless. She will be dearly missed, fondly remembered but her legacy will shine on for those who she has inspired and I am most certainly one of them. So this is to you. Thank you so, so much ladies and gentlemen.”
Ranveer also presented the ‘Cinematic Icon of the Year’ award to veteran actor Rakha amid thunderous applause. On the professional front, Ranveer is currently gearing up for Simmba and Gully Boy.