A star studded and glamorous event marked the 61st Idea Filmfare Awards South 2014 in the Nehru Stadium in Chennai on July 12th. The event was attended by the biggest stars in the South Indian film industry. The awards were given in 10 categories for each of the four languages i.e. Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu. More than 45 stars from all the film industry won the Black Lady at the gala event.
Lucia was biggest winner in Kannada Film section. It won 3 awards on the night of glitz and glamor. There was stiff competition in all the categories. Ganesh, Shivarajkumar, Sudeep, Yash and Prem were nominated for the Best Actor (Male) award while Aindrita Ray, Amulya, Meghna Gaonkar, Rachitha Ram and Swetha Srivastava were nominated in the Best Actor (Female) category. The Best Film category saw Mynaa, Shravani Subramanya, Bul Bul, Bhajarangi and Simple Agi Ondu Love Story competing for honor.
The ceremony was a grand affair and yesteryears diva Rekha was the special guest. The show was hosted by South Indian Singer Chinmayi and Actor Rahul. Shruti Hassan, Taapsee Pannu, Shruti Hariharan, Catherine Tresa, Rima Kallingal and others gave scintillating performances on the occasion.
Here is the list of award winners from the Kannada Film Industry.