Ajay Devgn has won Best Foreign Actor award at the 27th China Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival in China for his role in his film “Raid”. This four-day festival was held in Foshan and completed on Saturday with the Popular Movies Hundred Flowers Awards ceremony. The audience will select the winners of these awards.
The China film association organize this fest every year. It associates with India China Film Society. Kishor Jawade is a founder of this fest.
“We have always believed in backing content-driven cinema, films with stories which are engaging and relatable.’ Raid’ has been a very special film for us. From Day one we believe in this movie.
“The best actor victory for Ajay Devgn at the Golden and Hundred Flowers Film Festival is another feather in his cap and affirmation of his strong acting talent,” said Bhushan Kumar, T-Series chairman and producer of “Raid”, in a statement.
Set in Uttar Pradesh in the 1980s, “Raid” is based on real-life events involving one of the most high profile income tax raids in India.
Kumar Mangat Pathak, Producer and Chairman at Panorama Studios, said: “We are proud to be associated with a film like ‘Raid’, which has made its mark in global cinema. As a producer, it gives us immense confidence and encouragement to make films like these. Directed by Raj Kumar Gupta, “Raid” released in India on March 16.