Celebs from south Indian movie industry and Bollywood graced the ocassion.
ANR, Dr.D.Ramanaidu, Kaikala Satyanarayana, P.Susheela, Balakrishna, Raghavendra Rao, Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Rajendra Prasad, Ramcharan Tej, Tamannaah, Anushka, Arjun, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Brahmanandam, Mohan Babu, Lakshmi, Vishnu, Puri Jagannadh, Sreenu Vaitla and others attended the ceremony. Boney Kapoor, Sridevi, Rani Mukherjee, Zeenat Aman, Gulshan Grover, Anil Kapoor, Neha Dhupia and Ameesha Patel were seen.
Balakrishna won the Best Actor Award for Sri Ramarajyam for the year 2011, while Nagarjuna was selected as the Best Actor for his performance in Shiridi Sai for the year 2012.
Best Hero award goes to Allu Arjun for Badrinath for year 2011. Ram Charan was selected in the same category for year 2012 for the film Rachcha.