The Rebel Star Ambareesh and Crazy Star Ravichandra will be
honoured at the celebration of Indian Cinema Centanary Award, which
is scheduled to take place in Chennai.
The event will be inaugurated by Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister J
Jayalalithaa, on September 21, at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium.
The event will be graced by the celebrities from South Indian film
industries - Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu.
Malayalam and Tamil chapters of the film chamber will be sharing
four hours each to make presentations on September 22, while Telugu
and Kannada industry will take two slots the next day, September
Apart from Ambareesh and Ravichandran, Karnataka Film Chamber of
Commerce (KFCC) has selected 60 celebrities from Sandalwood. The
honours list includes, Parvathamma Rajkumar, Bharathi
Vishnuvardhan, Ambareesh, B Saroja Devi, Leelavathi, Jayanti,
Dwarkish, SV Rajendrasingh Babu and Girish Kasaravalli.
According to KFCC sources, the veteran actors like S Shivaram,
Harini, Jayamala, Ajanta Raju, KCN Chandrashekar, Vijay Reddy, SK
Bhagavan, KSL Swamy, Lahari Velu, Babu Khan, BK Sumithra, Rajesh
Krishnan, Ashok, S Ankalagi, KN Taylor, BS Basavaraj, MS Umesh and
Mugur Sundar, are also included in the list.
Kannada actor like Shivraj Kumar, Darshan, Sudeep, Upendra,
Puneet Rajkumar, Ragini Dwivedi, Radhika Pandit, Radhika Kumarswamy
and others are expected to perform for Kannada numbers in the
finale, that will be held at Nandan Auditorium in Chennai on