The highly anticipated Vanitha-Cera Film Awards have been announced. The awards are decided by the polls conducted among the readers of Vanitha Magazine, Malayala Manorama daily and public; thus providing an opportunity to the audience to select the most deserving actors and technicians for the awards.
The awards will be distributed in the event,
which will be held on February 15th, at Willingdon
Island, Kochi. Popular actors, singers and technicians for
Bollywood and Malayalam movie industry will be present at the
Abride Shin’s 1983 bagged the award for Best
Movie. Mammootty won the Best Actor award, for his
performance in the movie Varsham. Manju Warrier, who made a stunning
comeback with How Old Are You, won the Best Actress Award. Veteran
director IV Sasi bagged the Lifetime Achievement Award, for his
contributions to Malayalam cinema.
Award Winners List
Lifetime Achievement Award: IV Sasi
Best Movie: 1983
Best Actor: Mammootty (Varsham)
Best Actress: Manju Warrier (How Old Are
Best Director: Anjali Menon
Popular Movie Of The Year: Bangalore
Popular Actor Of The Year: Nivin
Popular Actress Of The Year: Nazriya
Best Actor In A Negative Role: Jayasurya
Best Supporting Actor: Anoop Menon
Best Supporting Actress: Srinda Ashab
Best Actor In A Comic Role: Aju
Best Debutante (Male) : Farhaan Faasil
Best Debutante (Female): Nikki Galrani
Best Star-pair: Dulquer Salmaan - Namitha
Best Singer (Male): Vineeth Sreenivasan
(Kaattumooliyo – Om Shanti Oshana)
Best Singer (Female): Shreya Ghoshal
(Vijanathayil – How Old Are You)
Best Screenplay: Bobby-Sanjay (How Old Are
Best Cinematographer: Amal Neerad (Iyobinte
Popular Song Of The Year: Mangalyam -
Gopi Sundar (Bangalore Days)
Best Lyrics: Olenjali Kuruvi –
Lifetime Achievement Award - IV Sasi
IV Sasi, the veteran director, won the Lifetime Achievement
award for his contributions towards Malayalam movie
Best Movie - 1983
1983, the directorial debut of popular photographer
Abride Shine, won the award for Best Movie.
Best Actor - Mammootty
Mammootty won the award for Best Actor, for his performance in
the movie Varsham, directed by Ranjith Sankar.
Best Actress - Manju Warrier
Manju Warrier bagged the award for Best Actress, for her
performance in Roshan Andrews directed How Old Are
Best Director - Anjali Menon
Anjali Menon won the Best Director award, for her directorial
venture Bangalore Days.
Popular Movie Of The Year - Bangalore Days
Bangalore Days, the blockbuster movie which emerged as
the second highest ever grosser of Malayalam cinema, won the
Popular Movie Of The Year award.
Popular Actors - Nivin Pauly & Nazriya Nazim
Nivin Pauly bagged the Popular Actor award for his performances
in Bangalore Days and 1983.
Nazriya Nazim won the Popular Actress award, for her movies
Om Shanti Oshana and Bangalore Days.
Best Actor In A Negative Role - Jayasurya
Jayasurya won the award for Best Actor In A Negative Role, for
his performance as Angoor Ravuther in Iyobinte
Best Actor In A Comic Role - Aju Varghese
Aju Varghese bagged the award for Best Actor In A Comic Role,
for his performances in various films.
Best Supporting Actor - Anoop Menon
Anoop Menon won the award for Best Supporting actor, for his
performance in the movie Vikramadithyan.
Best Supporting Actress - Srinda Ashab
Srinda Ashab bagged the Best Supporting Actress award for her
performance in the movie 1983.
Best Star Pair - Dulquer Salmaan & Namitha Pramod
Dulquer Salmaan and Namitha Pramod are selected as the Best Star
Pair, for their onscreen chemistry in
Best Debutantes - Farhaan Faasil & Nikki Galrani
Farhaan Faasil won the Best Debutante (Male) award for his
performance in the movie Njan Steve Lopez.
Nikki Galrani is selected as the Best Debutante (Female), for
the movie 1983.
Best Singers - Shreya Ghoshal & Vineeth Sreenivasan
Shreya Ghosal bagged the Best Singer (Female) award for the song
Vijanathayil, from the movie How Old Are
Vineeth Sreenivasan won the Best Singer (Male) award for the
Kaattu Mooliyo, from the movie Om Shanti