ZEE has officially unveiled the ZEE Cine Awards for next year with the helping hand of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and actress Deepika Padukone.
After creating a global footprint for the Indian film industry in places like Macau, Singapore, London, Mauritius and Dubai, ZEE Cine Awards is returning home to Mumbai.
The event will be held at Mumbai’s, Yash Raj Studios on Sunday 6th January 2013 and it will be telecast on ZEE TV on Sunday 20th January. The event will see Khan pay tribute to legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra, who passed away in October this year. ZEE Cine Awards 2013 will also coincide with the Indian film industry celebrating 100 years of existence.
Mr. Punit Goenka, Managing Director & CEO, ZEE said, “I’m pleased to announce that the 13th Zee Cine Awards will be held in Mumbai in January. The Awards will be telecast on 20 January 2013 on ZEE TV and for the first time will also be simulcast on ZEE Cinema, Zing, ZEE Marathi, ZEE Bangla, ZEE Tamil and ZEE Telegu. To ensure the authenticity of the voting mechanism for the nominations listed for ZEE Cine Awards 2013, we have made the voting system toll free and brought on board Ernst & Young to audit the entire process of voting.”
The final list of nominations will also be on www.zeecineawards.com from 28 December 2012 to 5 January 2013.