For Being Legendary Actor And His Matchless Contribution to Indian Cinema and Promoting The Cause Through Hindi Cinema With Strong Presence of 60 Years.
LONDON: Legendary actor of Hindi Cinema and Padma Bhushan Dharmendra would be felicitated with WBR Golden Era of Bollywood Honour by World Book of Records - London being legendary actor and his matchless contribution to Indian cinema and promoting the cause through Hindi Cinema with strong presence of 60 years. This was informed by Shri Santosh Shukla, Advocate (President, World Book of Records). Significantly, being one of most successful actors in the history of Indian cinema and you have been known for one of most notable roles was in the 1975 film Sholay. In 1997, you received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for contribution to Hindi cinema. In 2012, you were awarded India's third-highest civilian honour Padma Bhushan by the Government of India. Having played romantic as well as action hero parts, you began to be called a versatile actor by 1975. In 2005, the judges of the 50th annual Filmfare Awards awarded Sholay the special distinction of Filmfare Best Film of 50 Years.