The 4th edition of colorful Edision Movie Awards held in grand manner at Lady Andal School auditorium, Chennai on Saturday evening.
Super Star Rajini starrer, Shankar's Enthiran won the best film award and Simbu got the best actor award for his excellent performance in Vinnaithadi Varuvaya. Trisha won the best actress award for the same film.
Actor Jayaprakash got his first ever award for his outstanding performance in Naan Mahan Alla. The best villain award also goes to the same film. For the first time this award gave to four new faces who rocked in the villain roles.
Amala Paul got the best new face award and Vijay got best director award for his Madarasapattinam.
EDISON winners for 2011 topped with Actor SIMBU who took home the coveted EDISON for BEST ACTOR for his enormous leading performance in movie “Vinnaithandi Varuvaaya” and Actress Trisha won the BEST ACTRESS AWARD nominated for the same movie .
Striking performance by Actress Amala Paul got selected for the BEST DEBUTANT ACTRESS AWARD .The crowds favourities, movie “GOA” directed by “Venkat Prabhu” clenched the EDISONS for the Best Romantic Picture and along with Director Vijay nominated as the Best Director of the movie “Madharasapattinam “.Director Sargunam won the Best Debutant Director Award. Actress AARTHY topped for the Best Comedy Actress Award and movie “SINGAM” directed by “Hari” won the Best Commercial Movie Award dashing the Kollywood hopes.G.V.Prakash was for his engulfed music origination won the Best Music Director Award 2011.First time in Kollywood decade marked the Best Villain Crew Award to the team Mahi,Anbu,Iman,Vinoth And Arun for their impact acting in movie “Naan Mahan Alla”.
The most eccentric moment was singer VIJAY PARKASH nominated as the Best Singer for the movie “Vinnaithanti Varuvaya “ distinguishing the conspicuous event with his flamboyant award winning song “Hossanna” dazzled the show with striking dance crew covering the big dias. Prominent celebrities Actor Karan,Singer Unni Menon, Director Ganesh Venkataraman, Director Perarsu, Producer Ganesh depicting his role as a friendly character in movie “Vinnaithandi Varuvaya” and turned the producing of expected Movie ”Vanam”, Actor Pandu honored the event as the esteemed Chief Guests for the evening.
Singer Sainthavi was crowned and awarded the Best female Singer nominated for the song ”Adada Mazhada”and stole the audience with her empatic voice for song ”Bommayi Bommayi” in movie “Sura”.The cultural events were significant with amazing light effects and view of big screen on the stage .They hold the title for mindblowing performance by the cine famous POPPY MASTER dance crew which was the top of audience favourites. The launch of PINK AUDIO’s music album “Kadal Porattam” made by the youths won the mass encouragement as the welcome for the cine field.
EDISON took its pride with honoring of Actress Saranya for the Best Characteristic Actress , Actor Jayaprakash for Best Characteristic Award, P.P.Venkat marked the Best debutant Singer award, Peter Hyne with Best Stunt Director, Sukumar nominated for movie” Myna” won Best Cinematographer, N.R.Rahunandan won the Debutant Music Director and many more.
For distinguished devoted career in Tamil Cinema, Producer Chandrasekar from Singapore was honored with Best NRI producer Award and Director Krishnamoorthy as the Best Guiness Record Director. Mega celabration swapped with the height of the presence of Tamil Television Directors, Press,VIPS,Business People,Ambassadors from abroad, And mass audience gracing the splendid occasion.
'Tamil Movies' Selvakumar and PRO John arranged the function perfectly.
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Photos : Saravanan Mayee