Surbhi Chandna has won Dadasaheb Phalke Icon Awards Films 2020 for Best Actress. She won the award for her performance in the supernatural, fantasy TV series, Naagin 5. Chandna shared the news with her fans on Instagram with a pic where’ she’s holding her trophy for Best Actress. She thanked her producer Ekta Kapoor for the trust she put into her. She also thanked the writers, stylists, crew members and, importantly, her fans for the big win.

In Naagin 5, Surbhi plays the role of Bani, a shapeshifting snake-woman. She is on a journey to get revenge. In course of getting revenge, she finds out her friends are her foes. She also finds love in a hopeless place. How she balances her newfound love and her vengeance makes theme of the story.

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It was a big day for the actress as she also won a trophy at the Gold Awards 2020.

 

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Her co-actor Sharad Malhotra also bagged the ‘Best Actor for Naagin 5’ award. Like Surbhi, Sharad was also overwhelmed by this special recognition. He expressed his happiness through social media post.

Sharad shared a picture of him with the honour and captioned it as, “What a precious privilege it is…to be alive..to breathe…to think…to enjoy…to love…to celebrate ThankYou ! ThankYou ! ThankYou !
To all the people in my life who make me smile, support & bring me joy…A big ThankYou”. He thanked Ekta Kapoor and his fans.

Sharad and Surbhi playing Veer and Bani in the television show, have a massive fan following. Their fans refer to them as Vani. Their win at Dadasaheb Phalke Awards 2020 has certainly left their  fans extremely excited.

Shivangi Thapa is an intern with SheThePeople

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