There can be no denying that award nights in the film industry go hand in glove with glamour, glitz and healthy competition. Moreover, they serve as a perfect platform to recognise talented performers and artists. Another interesting aspect of such events is that they allow stars to revive old friendships and begin new ones Perhaps that is why the recently held latest edition of the Vanitha Film Awards managed to create quite the proverbial buzz amongst movie buffs and casual fans alike. During the star-studded night, the biggest names in M-town vied for top honours and grabbed plenty of attention. When all was said and done, the best of the best walked away with the spoils.
Here is a look at the big winners of the night.
Best Actor: Fahadh Fazil
Best Actress: Parvathy/Manju Warrier
Best Romantic Hero: Tovino
Best Star Pair: Asif Ali and Aparna Balamurali
Best Newcomer Actress: Nimisha Sajayan
Best Comedian: Hareesh Perumanna
Lifetime achievement award: Seema
Popular Actor: Dulquer Salman
Best Movie: Take Off
Best Male Singer: Vijay Yesudas
Special Performance (Actress): Anu Sithara
Best Supporting Actor: Suraj Venjaramoodu
Best Romantic Heroine: Aishwarya Lakshmi
Best Villain: Vijayaraghavan
Popular Movie: Udaharanam Sujatha
Best Choreographer: Prasanna Master
Best Debut Director: Soubin Shahir
Best Supporting Actress: Shanthi Krishna \
Best Family Hero: Kunchacko Boban
Best Director: Dileesh Pothan
Best Music Director: Shaan Rahman
Best Lyricist: Harinarayanan
Best Scriptwriter: Syam Pushkar and Dileesh Nair
Best Newcomer Actor: Appani Sarath
Well, we congratulate all the winners and hop that 2018 turns out to be an even better year for them. Let us hope that they impress us with their body of work this year as well.
So, did your favourite star take home an award? Did you favourite film bag laurels? Do you feel that there were any omissions? Comments, please!