Dada Saheb Phalke Award 2012: Legendary Actor Pran awarded Dada Saheb Phalke Award.
Pran Krishan Sikand popularly known with his first name Pran, on 12 April 2013, was awarded with the highest honour in Indian Cinema Dada Saheb Phalke Awardor the year 2012. The award is instituted on the name of the Dada Saheb Phalke, the man who made first feature film in India.
He is the 44th Dada Saheb Phalke Award Winner. He gave a different and unique frame to the negative and character roles of Indian Cinema with his impressive performances. His contribution to the film industry makes him a celebrated actor of the industry. He brought new mannerism and style, in the arena of acting.