Candid Captures Of National Film Awards 2017: Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor Steal The Show

Mix of fun and pride!

The 64th National Film Awards have been announced and have once again brought in respect for the film fraternity. The ceremony took place on Wednesday, May 3, at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi. While Zaira Wasim has been awarded Best Supporting Actress for her character in 'Dangal', Akshay Kumar, the Best Actor for the film 'Rustom' to 'Pink' being the Best Film on Social Issue, this year's National Film Awards have been all encompassing. Also, Sonam Kapoor's 'Neerja' had been declared the Best Hindi Film of 2016. 

The evening was a starry affair! You will be surprised to know that there was a rehearsal ceremony of the award show, too and Adil Hussain, Sonam Kapoor, among many others, participated. Akshay was accompanied by his 'funnybones' wife, Twinkle Khanna, while Sonam was backed by her dad, Anil Kapoor and beau, Anand Ahuja. 

Have a look at some of the light and proud moments from the award show.