The fourth edition of Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020 was held in Kolkata on March 31, honouring the most stellar performances of Bengali cinema in a ceremony filled with glitz and glamour.
The gala awards ceremony will be telecast exclusively on Bengali GEC Colors Bangla along with a global simulcast on Filmfare’s Facebook page on May 9 at 6 pm.
The audience will be able to catch their favourite celebrity performances along with exclusive video-on-demand engaging content, including the red carpet action, behind-the-stage fun performance rehearsals, and many more entertaining moments.
This exclusive content features celebrities Kaushik Ganguly, Srijit Mukherjee, Arindam Sil, Ash King, Benny Dayal, Bikram Ghosh, Anindya Chatterjee, Mayookh Bhaumik, Sourav Das, Tota Roy Chowdhury, Riddhi Sen, Gaurav Chakraborty, Arjun Chakrabarty as they rocked the red carpet.
Bengali beauties Koel Mallick, Jaya Ahsan, Sudeshna Roy, Subhashree Ganguly, Aparajita Auddy, Iman Chakraborty, Lagnajita, Nikita Gandhi, Aditi Munsi, Ritwika Pal, Sauresheni Maita, Madhumita Sarcar, Ishaa Saha, Puja Banerjee, Monami Ghosh, Ena Saha, Ridhima Ghosh, Sreeja Sen and Sandipta Sen will set fashion goals with their style statements.
Worldwide Media, a cross-platform entertainment and lifestyle content company, is a part of the Times Group, and has a bouquet of content brands Femina, Filmfare, Grazia India, GoodHomes and Home and Design Trends.
Deepak Lamba, CEO, Worldwide Media, said, “We are proud to have hosted an award ceremony that matches up to the sheer grandeur of the Bengali film industry that continues to make waves every passing year. Bengali films have made their mark in the world of cinema through cults and classics, which have been recognised globally. From Ray’s masterpieces to some amazing contemporary narratives by the current generation of filmmakers and artists, this film industry has proven its credibility year after year. And it's a great feeling to bring back the coveted black lady to honour such brilliant performances and work produced by this talented bunch.”
Sagnik Ghosh, Business Head, Colors Bangla, said, “Colors Bangla enjoys the reputation of being home to the best of entertainment, visual extravaganza and as a channel, we continue to entertain our audiences through various programmes. Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020 has the iconic pedigree of Filmfare and we are proud to be associated with it as the Broadcast partner of choice. This year has been hit badly by Covid and we are happy to bring in some fun and enjoyment for the audiences.”
The title sponsor of the fourth edition of Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020 is Joy Personal Care. It is powered by Shyam Steel TMT Rebar, in association with Berger Silk BreatheEasy and Vimal Elaichi. The global digital partners are Facebook and Instagram and the exclusive telecast partner is Colors Bangla.
For almost seven decades, Filmfare has been the ultimate destination of Bollywood for die-hard fans by extending the legacy of the print magazine into multiple formats, avenues and experiences. Filmfare Awards recognises the best talent in Indian cinema. Since its inception in 1953, Filmfare has been a benchmark of merit in the industry. While the legacy of Bollywood and the South film industry edition continues, this ceremony has newer editions to tap the Marathi, Punjabi and Bengali audiences. It also recently ventured into OTT awards.