From the moment he stepped onto the stage, it was clear that Kamal Haasan was the man of the moment. Lauded for his immense contribution to Indian cinema, the veteran actor was presented with the Outstanding Achievement in Indian Cinema award at the IIFA 2023 awards.

The honour was bestowed upon him amidst thunderous applause and a standing ovation from the audience.

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Starting as a child artist in 1960, Kamal Haasan has come a long way and has established himself as a superstar. He has delivered numerous successful films, including notable ones like "Chachi 420," "Nayagan," "Mahanadi," "Indian," and "Vikram," among others. His talent and versatility have earned him a massive fan following and critical acclaim.

The standing ovation and the cheers from the audience, including prominent figures like Salman Khan and other members of the film fraternity, is a testament to Kamal Haasan's immense popularity and the respect he commands in the industry.

In addition to the IIFA 2023 award, Kamal Haasan has been honoured with several other prestigious accolades throughout his career. He is a recipient of the Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan awards, two of the highest civilian honors in India. These awards recognize his outstanding contributions to the field of arts and cinema.

Kamal Haasan's achievements and his influential presence in Indian cinema make him one of the most celebrated and recognisable figures in the industry. His dedication and talent continue to inspire aspiring actors and filmmakers, and he remains a true icon of Indian cinema.

Source: SundaR KamaL , Telegraph India , Navjeevan Express