Shreyas Talpade received the Dada Saheb Phalke Film Foundation Award for the second time for his performance in the Marathi film 'Baji'. The film had the actor essaying the role of Marathi cinema's first-ever vigilante superhero. Shreyas had earlier won the award for his performance in his debut Bollywood film 'Iqbal'.
Talking about the award, Shreyas said, "It's an honour to receive this prestigious award. Winning it again is like a pat on the back and is in a way a validation that I am on the right track and have done something to deserve it. It also drives me to push the boundaries of my art further and explore new depths."