The much-awaited winners of the 61st Idea Filmfare Awards South have been announced at a grand event held in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai on July 12. Power Star Pawan Kalyan's Blockbuster movie Attarintiki Daredi is leading the Telugu winners list with four coveted awards, while Superstar Mahesh Babu's Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu landed in the second place with two awards.
Tollywood has bagged a total of 11 awards at the 61st Idea Filmfare Awards South. Apart from Attarintiki Daredi and Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu, other Telugu movies like Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde, Tadakha, Gundello Godari, Mirchi and Iddarammayilatho have won one Black Lady each.
The 61st Idea Filmfare Awards saw the crème de la crème of the South Indian film industry converge to one roof in Chennai. It was a night, where upcoming stars rubbed shoulders with veterans and legends. The scintillating performances and entertaining hosts gave perfect complement to the awards winners. It was an evening of excellence and grandeur. Singer Chinmayi and actor Rahul played the perfect hosts entertaining the audiences with their wit and flawless chemistry.
We bring you the photos of Mahesh Babu, Trivikram Srinivas, Nithya Menon, Lakshmi Manchu and other Telugu stars receiving the Filmfare Awards. See below the Telugu winners list.
Best Film - Attarintiki Daaredi
Best Director - Trivikram Srinivas- Attarintiki Daaredi
Best Actor - Mahesh Babu - Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu
Best Actress - Nithya Menen - Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde
Best Supporting Actor - Sunil - Tadakha
Best Supporting Actress - Lakshmi Manchu - Gundello Godari
Best Music Director - Devi Sri Prasad - Attarintiki Daaredi
Best Lyricist - Sri Mani - Aaradugula Bulletu from Attarintiki Daaredi
Best Playback Singer (Male) - Kailash Kher - Pandagala Digivachavu from Mirchi
Best Playback Singer (Female) - KS Chithra - Seethamma Vakitlo from Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu
Best Choreographer - Shekhar - Top Lessi Poddi (Iddarammayilatho)