Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut
|Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut|
The 2020 recipient: Ananya Panday
|Awarded for||Best Debut Performance by an Actress|
Maine Pyaar Kiya (1990)
|Currently held by||Ananya Panday|
Student of the Year 2 (2020)
The Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut (previously known as "Filmfare Award for Lux New Face of the Year") is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films to recognise a performance by a female actor in a debut role.
As of 2019, Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra are the only cousins to win the award while Sara Ali Khan & Abhimanyu Dassani are the only winners whose parents (Saif Ali Khan & Bhagyashree respectively) have won a Fimfare Debut Award .
Preity Zinta, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Vidya Balan, Kangana Ranaut and Deepika Padukone have all won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress, with Balan winning four times and Padukone winning twice.
Tabu, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, and Kangana Ranaut have all won Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress (Tabu winning the most at four times and Kapoor with two wins.) and Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress, while Vidya Balan has won the former award once.
List of winners
- 1989 Not awarded (Awarded to an actor)
- 1990 Bhagyashree – Maine Pyar Kiya
- 1991 Pooja Bhatt – Daddy
- 1992 Raveena Tandon – Patthar Ke Phool
- 1993 Divya Bharti – Deewana
- 1994 Mamta Kulkarni – Aashiq Awara
- 1995 Tabu – Vijaypath & Sonali Bendre – Naaraaz 
- 1996 Twinkle Khanna – Barsaat
- 1997 Not award
- 1998 Mahima Chowdhary – Pardes
- 1999 Preity Zinta – Dil Se.. and Soldier
- 2000 Not awarded
- 2001 Kareena Kapoor – Refugee
- 2002 Bipasha Basu – Ajnabee
- 2003 Esha Deol – Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe
- 2004 Lara Dutta & Priyanka Chopra – Andaaz
- 2005 Ayesha Takia – Taarzan: The Wonder Car
- 2006 Vidya Balan – Parineeta
- 2007 Kangana Ranaut – Gangster
- 2008 Deepika Padukone – Om Shanti Om
- 2009 Asin Thottumkal – Ghajini
- 2010 Not Awarded
- 2011 Sonakshi Sinha – Dabangg
- 2012 Parineeti Chopra – Ladies vs Ricky Bahl
- 2013 Ileana D'Cruz – Barfi!
- 2014 Vaani Kapoor – Shuddh Desi Romance
- 2015 Kriti Sanon – Heropanti
- 2016 Bhumi Pednekar – Dum Laga Ke Haisha
- 2017 Ritika Singh – Saala Khadoos
- 2018 Not Awarded
- 2019 Sara Ali Khan – Kedarnath
- First awarded to Bhagyashree.
- Previously known as "Lux New Face of the Year Award".
- Youngest recipient - Late Divya Bharti.
- Posthumously awarded to Divya Bharti making it the first time for an actress.