The 5th edition of the Ghanta Awards, which will acknowledge the lesser than good stuff in Bollywood, is back to tickle the funny bones.
The award ceremony will take place live at J.W.Marriot in Juhu, Mumbai, on 8 March. To make the worst of Bollywood win the awards, audience can cast their votes online. Voting lines will be opened till 7 March.
The voting results and a panel of judges will decide the winner of the worst of Bollywood. Viewers can cast their vote in 14 different categories, including Worst Actor, Worst Film, Worst Director and Wtf Was That among others.
"It is indeed our pleasure to host the grand Season 5 of Ghanta Awards. As a property, we have evolved over the years in terms of our offering to the crème de la creme of the city. In Season 5, we are stepping up to showcase the superlatives in creativity showing 'the worst of the worst'of Bollywood receive thefamously infamous Ghanta Awards with a mesmerizing experience which is bound to be one of the history creators for the Bollywood scene is Mumbai," Gagan Takyar, Director of INvision Entertainment Pvt Ltd expresses, said.
"It's been an absolute pleasure partnering with Gagan on The Ghanta Awards for the past 3 years. Each year we've received a better response than the previous. We're hoping for the same this year. The past year has seen Bollywood actively spoof themselves which for us is a promising sign and we hope to see a lot more faces from the nominees and the industry at the award show this year. As for the audience we can promise an absolute laugh riot so quickly grab those tickets," actress Shruti Seth explained.
The award show will be hosted by Sorabh Pant, Sapan Verma, Sahil Shah and Kunal Rao.
Check out the complete list of nominations:
1. Worst Film
2. Worst Director
Farah Khan: HNY
Sajid Khan: Humshakals
Anant Mahadevan: The Xpose
3. Worst Actor
Ajay Devgn in Action Jackson
Saif/Ram/Riteish in Humshakals
Akshay in It's Entertainment
4. Worst Actress
Bipasha: Creature 3D/Humshakals
Sonakshi Sinha: Holiday/Action Jackson
Sunny Leone in Ragini MMS 2
5. Worst Song
"Photocopy" from Jai Ho
"Icecream Khaungi" from The Xposé
"Callertune" from Humshakals
6. Worst Debut
Shekhar Suman in Heartless (as Director)
Mannara in Zid
Mika & Shaan in Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya
7. WTF Was That!
SRK learning to dance from a bar dancer in Happy New Year
Jackie Bhagnani 'inheriting' the PMship in Youngistaan
Ajay Devgn's genitals being a good luck charm in Action Jackson
8. Anything But Sexy
Sonakshi Boxing/Playing Rugby in Holiday
Randeep Hooda & Nandana Sen having sex in paint in Rang Rasiya
Deepika Padukone animated in Kochadaiyyaan
9. Most Controversial Controversy
TOI's Deepika Cleavagegate
Ridiculous demands to ban PK
Ali Zafar insulting Afridi in Total Siyappa
10. Worst Couple
Ajay Devgn/Sonakshi/Yami/Manasvi in Action Jackson
Arjun & Ranveer in Gunday
Akshay Kumar & a Golden Retriever in It's Entertainment
11. Worst Miscasting
Priyanka Chopra as Mary Kom
Alia Bhat & Arjun Kapoor as MBAs in 2 States
Sonam Kapoor as a Physiotherapist in Khoobsurat
12. Worst Brand Endorsement
Shreyas Talpade for Red Bus
Hrithik & Sonam for Oppo Mobile
Viveik Oberoi for Swacch Bharat Campaign
13. Worst Supporting Role
Suniel Shetty and a tank in Jai Ho!
Everyone (Except SRK) in Happy New Year
KRK in Ek Villain
14. Shit Nobody Saw