The 5th Bright Awards 2023, a dazzling extravaganza held at the NSCI Dome in Worli, Mumbai, brought together luminaries from various fields to celebrate talent and honor Dr. Yogesh Lakhani’s birthday. Dr. Lakhani, the visionary behind Bright Outdoor Media Ltd, orchestrated this annual gala, which not only recognized achievements in Bollywood and the television industry but also celebrated accomplishments across diverse sectors.
The evening sparkled with double excitement as it coincided with Dr. Yogesh Lakhani’s birthday. A jubilant cake-cutting ceremony marked the occasion, adding a festive touch to the event.
The guest list was nothing short of impressive, featuring celebrities from the entertainment world and beyond. Renowned personalities such as Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Hema Malini, Amruta Fadnavis, Maniesh Paul, and Director-Producer Anil Sharma graced the occasion. The ‘Gadar 2’ team, including Utkarsh Sharma, Simrat Kaur, Luv Sinha, Manish Wadhwa, and Gaurav Chopra, added to the star-studded lineup. Other notable attendees included Dheeraj Kumar, Shekhar Suman, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Archana Gautam, Kumar Sanu, Poonam Pandey, Preeti Jhangiani, Praveen Dabas, Sukhwinder Singh, Kainaaz Pervez, Vindu Dara Singh, Rajpal Yadav, Sunil Pal, VIP, Shibani Kashyap, Mishal Raheja, and Dilip Sen, among others. The show was brilliantly directed by Kamal Maharshi.
Following are the photographs of glamour and talent.
Adding further glamour to the event were noteworthy actor Rohitash Gaud from ‘Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai,’ Ravi Gosai, singer Shaurya Mehta, Brinda Parekh, Pawan Sharma of Gangor TV, Satish Shetty of Peninsula Grand Hotel, and Keyur Seth of Red Cherry Entertainment. The 5th Bright Awards night transcended the entertainment industry and paid tribute to exceptional individuals from various sectors, including film, TV, social initiatives, and business.
The presence of Anugrah Yogesh Lakhani, Dr. Yogesh Lakhani’s son, and Jagruti Yogesh Lakhani, director of Bright Outdoor Media Ltd, added a special familial touch to the event. Shri Vijay Darda of Lokmat Group, Singer Armaan Malik, Ganesh Acharya, Shaimak Davar, and Aartii Naagpal, along with other esteemed guests, contributed to the evening’s radiant ambiance.
Beyond recognizing talent and contributions, the event offered celebrities an opportunity to extend heartfelt birthday wishes to Dr. Yogesh Lakhani. They commended his remarkable character and dedication to organizing the Bright Awards over the past five years.
Highlighting the evening, Bright Outdoor Media Ltd launched a new company – My Meeting App. This innovative app offers the unique facility of webinars with favorite celebrities at any time, combining webinars (video conferencing) and booking places for direct meetings or parties, all in a single platform.
Furthermore, the partnership between Bright Outdoor Media Ltd and Zest Outdoors was spotlighted. Dr. Yogesh Lakhani’s company reached another milestone with the launch of its 9th digital LED billboard in the last 6 months. Bright Outdoor Media Ltd and Zest Outdoors have the distinction of being the first company in the world registered in the Guinness World Records for Green Energy and Solar Hoarding.
With associations spanning over two lakh films, Bright Outdoor Media Ltd has left its mark in albums, web series, serials, events, and award nights, standing as India’s first BSE SME Limited OOH company.
Expressing his gratitude for the overwhelming love and support on his birthday, Dr. Yogesh Lakhani stated, “I am immensely thankful for the love and support shown by everyone on my birthday. The Bright Awards has been a beautiful journey, and I am overwhelmed to see it grow each year, celebrating talent and excellence.” The 5th Bright Awards 2023 was indeed a night to remember, celebrating talent, achievements, and the indomitable spirit of Dr. Yogesh Lakhani.