23 April 2016 Current Affairs: Bollywood actress Radhika Apte has bagged the best actress in an international narrative feature honour at this year’sTribeca Film Festival for her performance in anthology film ‘Madly‘. The 30-year-old actress starred in ‘Clean Shaven‘, which is a segment of ‘Madly‘. Madly is a mixture of six short stories, directed by different directors. The movie also stars Satyadeep Misra.
Radhika Apte :
- The award for best US narrative feature went to ‘Dean‘, written and directed by Demteri Martin. It is a comedy about a man, who falls for a woman just as his father prepares to sell his family home in the wake of his mother’s death.
- ‘Junction 48‘ was honoured with the best international narrative feature award.
- The award for the best actor in a US narrative feature film went to Dominic Rains (‘The Fixer’), while Mackenzie Davis’ performance in “Always Shine” earned her the best actress.
- Alan Sabbagh bagged the best actor award in an international narrative feature for his work in ‘The Tenth Man’.
Radhika Apte made her feature film debut in the 2005 Bollywood film Vaah’ Life Ho Toh Aisi’ and had her first starring role in the 2009 Bengali film Antaheen.She made her Marathi film debut in 2009 with Amol Palekar’s Samaantar.Her Bollywood breakthrough occurred in 2015, following acclaimed performances in Badlapur and Hunterrr. Apte, who has appeared in films in Bengali, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and English languages, besides Hindi and Marathi, has also featured in short films and a television series.