Tamil cinema is dominating the 58th National awards.
Dhanush has bagged the prestigious Best Actor award for his outstanding performance as KP Karuppu in the film, Aadukalam.
Aadukalam has won five awards for Best Actor, Best Director (Vetrimaran), Best Screenplay (Vetrimaran), Best Editor ( Kishore Te) and Best Choreographer (Dinesh Master).
Thambi Ramiah won in the best supporting actor category for his comedy cop role in Mynaa.
Rajinikanth's Shankar directed Enthiran bagged three awards for special effects, art direction (Sabu Cyril), and production.