While Sachin Tendulkar walked away with the Indian of the Year award, Bollywood and South cinema also had its share of glory.
Superstar Rajinikant took home the award for Entertainer of the Decade. "I'm not doing anything," he said after accepting the award. "It is God that is playing through me."
Trish Krishnan was honoured with the Southern Star of the Year award.
Ajay Devgn won the Actor of the Year (Male) award, Vidya Balan accepted the Actor of the Year (Female) award, and Katrina Kaif lifted the Entertainer of the Year award.
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