S.S Rajamouli's magnum opus Baahubali bagged the best
film award at the first edition of IIFA Utsavam on Day 1.The
two-day event honoured the best talent across Tamil and Malayalam
film industries late on Sunday.
Of the 12 award categories, Rajamouli's Baahubali, a
Tamil-Telugu bilingual, bagged six awards, including the Best
Direction and Best Picture.
The other awards the film pocketed include best Supporting Role
Male for act or Sathyaraj and actress Ramya Krishnan got the same
award in the female category.Baahubali also won
awards for best Playback Singer Male and Female for Haricharan
Seshadri and Geetha Madhuri respectively.
At the award ceremony, special tributes were paid to late
filmmaker K. Balachander, music composer M.S Vishwanathan and
producer T.E Vasudevan.On Monday, 25 January, the best talent
across the Telugu Kannada industries will be honoured, along with
few rocking performances by stars like Ram Charan, Akhil Akkineni,
Tamannaah and others.