Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards announced; Here’s the list of winners!
Ananda Vikatan is a popular Tamil language weekly magazine and every year they honour the best from Kollywood. This year’s award ceremony was held last day in Chennai. ‘Peranbu’ directed by Ram won the award for Best Film. ‘Asuran’ maker Vetrimaaran won the award for Best Director and the same film helped Dhanush bag the award for Best Actor. Taapsee Panni was chosen as the Best Actress for her performance in ‘Game Over’.
Thiagaraja Kumararaja’s highly acclaimed film ‘Super Deluxe’ bagged a few awards including the Best Supporting Actress award for Ramya Krishnan. Yuvan Shankar Raja’s brilliant work in it along with ‘Peranbu’ won him the award for Best Music Director. PS Vinod and Nirav Shah, the cinematographers of ‘Super Deluxe’ were also honoured.
George Maryan, who delivered a surprisingly remarkable performance in the blockbuster film ‘Kaithi’, was chosen as the Best Supporting Actor.
Here’s the complete list of award winners:
Best Film – Peranbu
Best Director – Vetrimaaran (Asuran)
Best Actor (Male) – Dhanush (Asuran)
Best Actor (Female) – Taapsee Pannu (Game Over)
Best Story – Athiyan Athirai (Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu)
Best Screenplay – Thiagaraja Kumararaja, Mysskin, Nalan Kumarasamy, Neelan K Sekar (Super Deluxe)
Best Dialogues – Halitha Shameem (Sillu Karupatti) and Sabarivaasan Shanmugam (KD Engira Karuppudurai)
Best Supporting Actor (Male) – George Maryan (Kaithi)
Best Supporting Actor (Female) – Ramya Krishnan (Super Deluxe)
Best Villain (Male) – Stun Siva (Champion)
Best Villain (Female) – Dhansika (Iruttu)
Best Comedy Actor (Male) – Anandraj (Jackpot)
Best Comedy Actor (Female) – Urvashi (Dhilluku Dhuddu 2)
Best Debutant Director – Chezhiyan (Tolet)
Best Debutant Actor (Male) – Dhruv Vikram (Aditya Varma)
Best Debutant Actor (Female) – Lijomol Jose (Sivappu Manjal Pachai)
Best Child Actor – Vishal (KD Engira Karuppudurai)
Best Cinematography – PS Vinod and Nirav Shah (Super Deluxe)
Best Editing – Kevin (Game Over)
Best Art Director – Jacky (Asuran)
Best Stunt Choreography – Anbariv (Kaithi)
Best Dance Choreography – Shoby, Lalitha Shoby (Verithanam, Bigil)
Best Costume Designer – Uthara Menon (Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta)
Best Music Director – Yuvan Shankar Raja (Peranbu, Super Deluxe)
Best Playback Singer (Male) – Sid Sriram (Maruvarthai, Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta)
Best Playback Singer (Female) – Saindhavi (Ellu Vaya Pookalaye, Asuran)
Best Lyricist – Yugabharathi (Vellattu Kannazhagi, Mehendi Circus)
Best Production – KD Engira Karuppudurai