From Kangana Ranaut to Amitabh Bachchan, actors who won the most national awards till date


The National Film Award, also known as the Rajat Kamal Award, is a golden feather that every Indian actor wants in their hat.  Let’s take a look at actors who have won the most numbers of national awards to date.

Shabana Azmi (5 times)

This prestigious award has been awarded most times by the actress who changed the curve of acting in the industry. She received the National Award for Best Actress five times for her roles in Ankur, Arth, Khandhar, Paar, and Godmother.


Amitabh Bachchan (4 times)

The megastar Amitabh Bachchan and the angry young man of the industry have had a long influence on the industry. He has received 4 National Film Award nominations for Best Actor for his roles in Agneepath, Black, Paa, and Piku.

Kangana Ranaut (4 times)

Kangana Ranaut has taken the industry by storm and has been India’s pride since the beginning. She received this honour 4 times for her outstanding performances in Fashion, Queen, Tanu Weds Manu Returns, and Manikarnika.

Kamal Hassan (3 times)

This award was won 3 times by the south Indian superstar Kamal Hassan who made it big not only in Tollywood but also in Bollywood. He earned this honour for his roles in Moondram Prai, Nayakan, and Indian.