1990 - Rajesh Khanna (actor) - for completing 25 years in the Indian film industry.
1995 - Lata Mangeshkar (singer)
1996 - Asha Bhosle (singer)
1997 - Shobhna Samarth (actress), Nasir Hussain (filmmaker), and Pran (actor) are awarded for their contribution to the Hindi film industry.
Govinda - Saajan Chale Sasural for his role as Shyamsundar
1998 - Jaya Bachchan (actress) - Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa for her role as Sujata Chatterjee and for contribution to the film industry.
1999 - Shekhar Kapur (filmmaker) - for his contribution to the film industry and for his achievement in international cinema.
2000- Amitabh Bachchan (actor) - crowned as "Superstar of the Millennium"
2001 - Anu Malik (music composer) - for his compositions for the film Refugee
2002 - Amisha Patel (actress) - Gadar: Ek Prem Katha for her role as Sakina
Raveena Tandon (actress) - Aks for her role as Neeta
2004 - Kareena Kapoor (actress) - Chameli for her role as Chameli
2007 - Deepak Dobriyal (actor) - Omkara for his role as Rajoh Tiwari
2009 - Prateik Babbar (actor) - Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na for his role as Amit Wadia (certificate)
Purab Kohli (actor) - Rock On!! for his role as Kedar (certificate)
2010 - Nandita Das (director) - Firaaq
2011 - Amitabh Bachchan (actor) - for completing 40 years in the Indian film industry.
Madhuri Dixit (actress) - for completing 25 years in the Indian film industry
2012 - Partho Gupte (actor) – Stanley Ka Dabba for his role as Stanley Fernandez (certificate)
2013 - Sridevi (actress) – given Best Actress award for her iconic role in the movies Nagina and Mr. India since no award ceremony was held in the years 1986 and 1987