The Ghanta Awards (sometimes abbreviated as The Ghanta) is an award presented in recognition of the worst in film in Bollywood. Founded by Prashant Rajkhowa and Karan Anshuman in 2010, the annual Ghanta Awards ceremony in Mumbai takes place about the same time as other major Bollywood awards. The term ghanta, which literally means bell, is used in its more irreverent forms. The awards themselves are a large golden bell that is typically used for idol worship.
The show was hosted by Sorabh Pant, Sapan Verma, Sahil Shah, Kunal Rao and Shruti Seth. Bollywood celebrities including Arshad Warsi, Maria Goreti, Shruti Seth, Archana Puran Singh, Parmeet Pethi, Vikrant Massy, Mini Mathur, VJ Bani and Shweta Gulati attended the award show on Sunday night.
Sonakshi Sinha received two awards – worst actress for “Holiday- A Soldier Never Dies” and “Action Jackson and anything but sexy award for her role as a boxer in the movie “Holiday”.
Worst Film: Humshakals
Worst Director: Farah Khan for ‘Happy New Year’
Worst Actor: Saif Ali Khan, Ram Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh for “Humshakals”
Worst Actress: Sonakshi Sinha for “Holiday” and “Action Jackson”
Worst Case of Miscasting: Sonam Kapoor for “Khoobsurat”
WTF was That! : Ajay Devgn’s genitals being a good luck charm in ‘Action Jackson’
Worst Couple: Arjun Kapoor and Ranveer Singh in ‘Gunday’
Worst Supporting Role: Kamaal R Khan or KRK for ‘Ek Villain’
Most Controversial Controversy: TOI and Deepika Padukone for Cleavage Gate!
Worst Debut: Mika Singh and Shaan in ‘Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya’
Anything But Sexy: Sonakshi Sinha as a Boxer in ‘Holiday’
Shit Nobody Saw: Dishkiyaoon
Worst Song: Himesh Reshamya for ‘Icecream Khaungi’ from The Xposé
Worst Brand Endorsement: Vivek Oberoi for Swacch Bharat Campaign