Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress

Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress
Awarded forBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Presented byFilmfare
First awardedUsha Kiran
Baadbaan (1955)
Currently held byMeher Vij
Secret Superstar (2018)
WebsiteFilmfare Awards

The Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films, to recognise a female actor who has delivered an outstanding performance in a supporting role. Although the Filmfare awards started in 1954, awards for the Best Supporting Actress category started the following year 1955.


Nirupa Roy, Farida Jalal, Jaya Bachchan, Rani Mukerji and Supriya Pathak hold the record (3) of maximum award in this category.
Superlative Actor Record
Actress with most awards Nirupa Roy
Farida Jalal
Jaya Bachchan
Rani Mukerji
Supriya Pathak
Actress with most nominations Aruna Irani 10
Actress with most nominations without ever winning Bindu 7
Actress with most nominations in a single year Shubha Khote (1961)
Shashikala (1966)
Nutan (1973)
Bindu (1974)
Smita Patil (1983)
Sushmita Sen (1999)
Rani Mukerji (2004)
Konkona Sen Sharma (2007)

Seema Bhargava Pahwa (2018)

Oldest winner Durga Khote 70
Oldest nominee Durga Khote 70
Youngest winner Ayesha Kapur 11
Youngest nominee Ayesha Kapur 11

Multiple Nominees

Multiple Winners

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