Say what you will about Indian mainstream awards, it is of little doubt that they have an immense popularity and with that popularity, they have the capability to alter the careers of a lot if professional.
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And when it comes to mainstream Bollywood awards, no award compares to Filmfare Awards. And the simple reason behind that is that the Filmfare Awards carry with them a rich history. Going strong for over half a century, they have made the careers of several generations of actors and continue to do so.
And while it may seem that these awards are just handed out for whoever shows up to attend the ceremony, it is not so.
Here's proof of that fact: