The first edition of the OTTplay Changemaker Awards 2023 was held on Sunday at the JW Marriott, Juhu, Mumbai.
Guneet Monga, Babil Khan, Rishab Shetty at OTTplay Changemaker Awards 2023
Last Updated: 06.55 PM, Mar 26, 2023
OTTplay Changemaker Awards 2023 was held on Sunday evening to celebrate and honour the pioneers, the groundbreakers and the trendsetters of the entertainment industry who are bringing about a creative revolution through their immensely admired work in India. The star-studded event took place at the JW Marriott, Juhu, Mumbai.
With awards like pathbreaking performers, singers, filmmakers and more, OTTplay boosted the confidence of those talents and minds that are bringing about change in our country through the medium of films, shows and more.
Actor Rithvik Dhanjani, the host of the event, commenced the much-awaited celebration of the 'changemakers' by greeting the in-house guests in five languages.
A lot of celebrities from Bollywood and the film industries from the Southern belt of the country graced the event with their unique charm and fashion. Regina Cassandra, who won the Disruptive Star of the Year, looked like a queen in her beige and golden royal dress, while Uorfi Javed, who won the Fashionista of the Year, arrived to take home her award in a quirky and fashionable attire.
Minnal Murali fame director Basil Joseph bagged Inspiring Filmmaker of The Year title, while Babil Khan (Qala) and Pradeep Renganathan (Love Today) took the Rising Star of the Year awards home
Here is the full list of the winners at the OTTplay Changemaker Awards 2023 -
1) Inspiring Filmmaker of The Year - Basil Joseph
2) Best Visual Effects - Makuta VFX (RRR)
3) Rising Star of the Year (Female) - Sapthami Gowda
4) Rising Star of the Year (Male) - Babil Khan and Pradeep Renganathan
5) Composer in Spotlight - Achint Thakkar
6) Fashionista of the Year - Uorfi Javed
7) Breaking Barriers in Cinema - Swastika Mukerji
8) Innovation in New Media - Yashraj Mukhate
9) Pathbreaking Performer of the Year (Female) - Mrunal Thakur
10) Pathbreaking Performer of the Year (Male) - Rajkummar Rao
11) Creator of the Year - Prajakta Koli
12) Most Loved Star on Social Media - Rohit Saraf
13) Filmmaker in Spotlight - Ayan Mukerji
14) Compassionate Changemaker of the Year - Rupali Ganguly
15) OTTplay Reader’s Choice OTT Debut of the Year - Sandhya Shetty
16) Most Promising Star of the Year (Male) - Abhilash Thapliyal
17) Most Promising Star of the Year (Female) - Sayani Gupta
18) Entertainer of the Decade - Sunny Leone
19) Comedian in Spotlight - Munawar Faruqui
20) Gamechanger of the Year - Rishab Shetty
21) Breakthrough Playback Singer of the Year - Sireesha Bhagvatulla
22) Disruptive Star of the Year (Female) - Regina Cassandra
23) Disruptive Star of the Year (Male) - Joju George
24) Inspiring Performer of the Year (Female) - Aishwarya Rajesh
25) Inspiring Performer of the Year (Male) - Tovino Thomas
26) Pathbreaking Musician of the Year - Armaan Malik
27) Changemaker of the Year - Guneet Monga
28) Trailblazer of the Year - Nikhil Siddhartha
29) All-Rounder of the Year - Priyamani
30) Pathbreaking Storyteller - Karthik Subbaraj