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Tanve Azmi Brings In A Record-Shattering 18th National Award Into The Azmi-AkhtarFamily




With Tanve Azmi bringing in the 18th National award into the family, the Azmis and Akhtars have  accrued a total of 18 National awards.

Informs a member of the Azmi family, “Shabana Azmi’s father  Kaifi Azmi won three  National awards.  Ishan Arya, Shaukat Kaifi’s nephew cinematographer of Garm Hawa, won a National award. Javed Akhtar won five National awards,three  of them in a row. Shabana Azmi  won five National Awards , she to won three  of them in a row .This is the  only instance of a husband -wife pair winning five  awards each and doing a hat trick!”

Tabu who is Shabana Azmi’s niece has won two National awards .Farhan Akhtar has won one National  award.And now Tanve Azmi for Bajirao Mastani.

Tanve Azmi

Tanve Azmi

So that’s 18 National awards in one family !
Even the Minister  Of Information & Broadcasting Arun Jaitley remarked, “The list of awardees in this family keeps extending!”


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