The most respected awards ceremony in the Indian film industry-the Filmfare Awards will be celebrating a glorious fifty years next month.

The official TV station to broadcast the event, Sony Entertainment Television Asia, will be making a huge splash by clearing some regular programmes for shows to mark the special occasion. Preceding the event will be special shows with the actual event being telecast by the channel on the final Saturday of February.

This year’s Filmfare Awards are set to be bigger than ever before with some of Bollywood’s biggest ever names coming under one roof for a spectacular night of shenanigans.

Filmfare Awards Nominations Special

A peek into the categories and a chat with some of the nominees.

Saturday 5th February at 20:00

Sony?s Viewers Choice Golden Glory

A chance for Sony viewers to vote for a special category at this year’s awards ceremony.

Saturday 12th & 19th February at 20:00

Celebrating 50 Years of Filmfare

A special three-hour programme showcasing fifty years of Filmfare Awards in India.

Saturday 19th February at 20:30

Curtain Raiser: Filmfare Awards 2005

An insight into the evening?s glamorous awards ceremony.

Saturday 26th February at 19:30

Offical event: Filmfare Awards 2005

The actual event broadcast delayed live.

Saturday 26th February at 20:30