Vidya Balan Won Best Actress Award in National Film Award 2011
New Delhi: Actress Vidya Balan won Best Actress Award in the 59th National Film Award 2011 for her outstanding performance in the hindi movie “The Dirty Picture”. Her performance as the south sex symbol Silk Smita in the movie “The Dirty Picture” has received great reviews both from the film critics and the viewers.

Earlier she has won awards for her brilliant performance in movies like R. Balki’s “Paa” and Vishal Bhardwaj’s “Ishqiya”. So this happens to be the hat-trick success for Vidya Balan.

Other Awards in 59th National Film Award 2011 are given below.

List of 59th National Film Award 2011
Best Hindi Film I Am
Best Feature Film Deool and Pyaari
Best Bengali Film Ranjana Ami Aar Ashbona
Best Children’s Film Chillar Party
Best Actor Girish Kulkarni for Deool
Best Actress Vidya Balan for The Dirty Picture
Best Supporting Actor Appu Kutty
Best Choreography Bosco-Caeser for Senorita from Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
National Award pecial jury award for Anjan Dutta
Best Editing Praveen KL for Aranyaa Kandam
Best Special Effects RA.One
Best Make Up Vijram Gaekwad for The Dirty Picture and Bal Gandharva
Best Costume Designer Niharika Khan for The Dirty Picture and Neeta Lulla for Bal Gandharva
Best Female Playback Singer Rupa Ganguly
Best Male Playback Singer Anand Bhate for Bal Gandharva
Special Mention Director Shari (Adi Madhyantam-Malayalam Film) and Mallika for Byari Film
Best Debut Film by a director Aranya Kaandam (Tamil)
Best Lyrics Amitabh Bhattacharya (I Am)
Best Child Artiste Partho Gupte (Stanley Ka Dabba) / Cast of Chillar Party
Best Male Playback Singer Mohit Chauhan (Rockstar)
Best Screenplay Original Vikal Behl/Nitesh Tiwari (Chillar Party)
Best Sound Design Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara