Vijay Sethupathi- Trisha's classic romantic drama 96 and Nayanthara's crime comedy Kolamavu Kokila topped the SIIMA nomination list for the year 2018 in ten and seven categories respectively. The grand event will be held at Doha, Qatar on August 15 and 16.
Films like Vada Chennai and Pariyerum Perumal also have multiple nominations. Thalapathy Vijay, Dhanush, Vijay Sethupathi, Karthi and Jayam Ravi have been nominated in the Best Actor' category for their performances in Sarkar, Vada Chennai, 96, Kadai Kutty Singam and Adanga Maru respectively.
Aishwarya Rajesh, Nayanthara, Trisha, Samantha, and Jyotika has been nominated for Kanaa, Kolamavu Kokila, 96, Irumbu Thirai and Kaatrin Mozhi respectively.
SIIMA awards will be honoring talents from all the four South film industries.