Jigarthanda has bagged two National Awards – one for the Best Supporting Actor, which goes to Bobby Simhaa and the other for Best Editing for Vivek Harshan. The team is naturally elated over this. Yet another Tamil film to bag two National Awards is Kaaka Muttai. Incidentally, the film has been produced by Dhanush’s Wunderbar Films and Vettrimaran’s Grass Roots Films. Kaaka Muttai has been selected as the Best Children’s Film and the two young boys, Ramesh and Vignesh, who had acted in it, will be sharing the Best Child Artistes’ Award.
The award winners from the Tamil Film Industry are:
Best Supporting Actor: Bobby Simhaa for Jigarthanda
Best Child Actor: Ramesh, Vignesh for Kaaka Muttai
Best Female Playback Singer: Uttara Unnikrishanan for Saivam
Best Editing: Vivek Harshan for Jigarthanda
Best Lyrics: Na. Muthukumar for Saivam
Best Tamil Film: Kuttram Kadithal
Best Children’s Film: Kaakaa Muttai
Best Writing on Cinema: G. Dhananjayan for Pride of Tamil Cinema (Special Mention)
Kudos to all the winners!