From the role of deaf-blind Michelle McNally to Mardaani and now Hichki as a teacher suffering from Tourette Syndrome, Rani Mukerji leads the change with her credence of putting the elements of believability in such performances. Rani Mukerji awarded as the WCRC PRIDE OF INDIA –Actor of the Year for Hichki being one of the most responsible celebrities in the Indian Cinema. Through her work and films, the awareness about such diseases has certainly percolated among the masses. The benchmark has certainly been raised by the current crop of actors, and Rani Mukerji takes it to the next level. Produced by Yash Raj Films, Hichki has come out as one of the strongest films of the year where Rani has been nothing short of being sensational.
Rani Mukerji on being awarded as the Pride Actor of the Year for Hichki said ‘I would like to thank KVG Media and WCRC Leaders Asia for honouring me. Hichki is a reflection of how we all have weaknesses and, how we need to overcome them. I am very proud and thankful that Hichki has been accepted and loved by audiences. The theme of the event is Lead the Change and the core message of Hichki is also about that. We all have that right and duty to become the enabler of change is society and effect positive change in our communities‘.
Editor in Chief and Chairman Jury, The Pride Awards, Abhimanyu Ghosh said that “Rani Mukerji is the finest actress in the country and an obvious choice for this year for her defining role that touched emotional chords of people in India. It shows that Indian audience are sensible and highly moved by such roles from their favourite actors that challenge new heights. Rani’s role Leads the change and pattern”.
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