Winners of the Massively Successful Zee Talkies "Maharashtracha Favorite Kon 2016" are ...

Priya Bapat
Priya Bapat

Mumbai, November 26 (Washington Bangla Radio): Zee Talkies popular awards ‘Maharashtracha Favorite Kon 2016’ was a grand success. The glittering evening was hosted by actors Vaibbhav Tatwawdi and Siddharth Chandekar along with brilliant performances by many Marathi stars. Held in the presence of the veterans from the Marathi film industry, this audience choice award honors the contribution and achievements of upcoming talent including those that have made a mark with their work.

Popular film ‘Double Seat’ was the toast of the evening that swept five major awards in total.  ‘Maharashtracha Favorite Kon 2016’ will be telecast on Zee Talkies 20th December at 7 Pm on Zee Talkies.

The winners list is as follows:

  • Favorite singer – Male -  Jasraj Joshi (Kiti Sangayche Mala) Double Seat
  • Favorite singer – Female -  Aanandi Joshi (Kiti Sangayche Mala) Double Seat
  • Favorite song - Kiti Sangayche Mala - Double Seat
  • Favorite upcoming actor – Gashmeer Mahajani – Deool Band
  • Favorite child star – Sayali Bhandarkavathekar – Elizabeth Ekadashi
  • Favorite supporting actor - Vaibhav Mangle – Timepass 2
  • Favorite supporting actress – Sai Tamhankar - Classmates
  • Favorite style Icon – Ankush Chaudhary
  • Popular face of the year - Priya Bapat
  • Favorite actor - Ankush Chaudhary – Double Seat
  • Favorite actress – Mukta Barve – Double Seat
  • Favorite director – Paresh Mokashi - Elizabeth Ekadashi
  • Favorite film – Dr. Prakash Baba Amte

Organized by Marathi channel Zee Talkies, ‘Maharashtracha Favorite Kon 2016’ is the only viewer’s choice awards of Marathi industry. In its seventh year, the annual award function recognizes upcoming talent in Marathi cinema.

A 24 hour movie channel, launched with the exclusive objective to build reach of Marathi cinema across Maharashtra, today also stands as the No.1 Marathi movie Channel of Maharashtra. The channel reaches out to about 20 million people across Maharashtra on a weekly average basis. Zee Talkies owns the biggest library of Marathi masterpieces. Right from the old classics like ‘Sadhi Manase’, ‘Jagachya Pathiwar’, ‘Chhatrapati Shivaji’, ‘Molkarin’, ‘Gulacha Ganpati’ to the most critically acclaimed movies like ‘Natrang’ and ‘Shwaas’. It showcases all the following blockbusters from the world of Marathi Cinema ranging from ‘Ashi hi Banva Banv’i to ‘Duniyadaari’ to ‘Lai Bhaari’.