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Tamil Nadu state film awards announced

By Moviebuzz
Thursday, 06 September , 2007, 20:27
Last Updated: Thursday, 06 September , 2007, 20:31
 
 

Tamil superstars Rajnikanth and Kamal Hassan have been chosen for Tamil Nadu State Film Award for the year 2005 and 2006 respectively.

While Rajini won the best actor award for his performance in the blockbuster movie Chandramukhi, Kamal won the honour for Vettaiyadu Vilaiyadu.

Jyothika, who portrayed the role of a split personality in Chandramukhi, is the best actress for 2005, while Priya Mani won the award for 2006 for her effective portrayal of a bubbly rural girl in Paruthiveeran.

P Vasu-directed Chandramukhi won the Best film for 2005, while Veyil, which was screened at Cannes Film festival, was adjudged the best film for 2006.

Actors Vijay (Thirupachi), Surya (Gajini), Meera Jasmine (Kasthuri Maan), Karthi (Paruthi Veeran), Pakru and Sandhya (Dishyum) won special awards.

The awardees were selected by a committee headed by Justice S Mohan. The panel members included veteran director S P Muthuraman and actors Shivakumar, Manorama and Sripriya.

Following is the list of awardees for 2005:

Best film: Chandramukhi, Gajini (first)
Anniyan (second)
Dhavamai Dhavamirundhu (third)
Priyasakhi (special)
Kasthuri Maan (special category for glorifying womanhood)

Best actor: Rajinikanth (Chandramukhi)
Best actress: Jyothika (Chandramukhi)
Best actors (special): Vijay (Thirupachi), Surya (Gajini), Meera Jasmine (Kasthuri Maan)
Best villain: Prakash Raj
Best comedian: Vivek
Best director: Shankar
Best music director: Haris Jayaraj
Best playback singers: Sriram Parthasarathy, Mumbai Jayashree.

For 2006
Best Film -- Veyil (first), Paruthi Veeran (second), Thiruttu Payale (third), Ilakkanam (special), Kadale En Kadale (Special award for glorifying womanhood).
Best actor: Kamal Hassan (Vettaiyadu Vilayadu)
Best actress: Priya Mani (Paruthi Veeran)
Best actors (special): Karthi (Paruthi Veeran), Pakru (Dishyum), Sandhya (Dishyum)
Best Villain: Pasupathi (E)
Best comedian: Vadivelu (Pulikesi)
Best director: Thirumurugan (Em Magan)
Best music director: Yuvan Shankar Raja
Best playback singers: Madhu Balakrishnan and Shreya Goshal.

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