Farhan Akhtar got very emotional receiving the Dada Saheb Phalke Ratna Award 2014 for the Best Actor on 30th April night.
Farhan Akhtar's performance in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag has set a milestone. The actor who had gone through a year and a half training to get in the shape of Milkha Singh has been appreciated and honored in all form for his outstanding act in the film.
So much so that this year, the actor sweeped in all the awards for the Best Actor.
Recently at the IIFA, the actor was overwhelmed to receive the award for Best Actor from hands of the legend himself, Milkha Singh where the entire house gave him a standing ovation on his achievement.
This time around the actor got very emotional when he received the Dada Saheb Phalke Ratna Award.
Dada Saheb Phalke Ratna Award is considered India's highest award in cinema given annually by the Government of India for the contribution to Indian cinema.
The Award is given to a prominent personality from the Indian film industry, noted and respected for significant contributions to Indian cinema.
Farhan was honored to be presented the award by the governor of Maharashtra, K Sankaranarayanan.
Farhan Akhtar said, "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag will always be close to my heart. Received the Best Actor the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards from the Governor of Maharashtra yesterday and it was an honour."