Tamil Nadu State Film Awards from 2009 to 2014 presented to winners; here is the list of winners

The awards were presented at a special ceremony held today at Kalaivanar Arangam in Chennai

The awards were presented at a special ceremony held today at Kalaivanar Arangam in Chennai

As announced on Friday, the State Government of Tamil Nadu presented the awards to the winners of the State Film Award for the years 2009 to 2014 at a special ceremony held today at Kalaivanar Arangam in Chennai.

It is worth mentioning that the list of winners was announced in 2017, and only the presentation of it took place today. Among the winners are the best actors of the fraternity like Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Sivakarthikeyan and Vikram. While Nayanthara won Best Actor for Raja RaniVijay Sethupathi and Sivakarthikeyan won the Special Jury Best Actor Award for Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara/ Pannayarum Padminiyum and Marina. Vikram won Best Actor for his performance in the 2010 film Mani Ratnam Raavanan.

Here is the list of winners of the selected categories:

2009

Best film (in order of winners): 1) Pasanga 2) Mayandi Kudumbathinar 3) Achchamundu! Achchamundou!

Best Actor: Karan (Malay)

Best Actor (Special Jury): Prasanna (Achchamundu! Achchamundu!)

Best Actress: Padmapriya (Pokkisham)

Best actress (special jury): Anjali (Angadi Theru)

Best Director: Vasantha Balan (Angadi Theru)

Best Music Director: Sundar C Babu (Nadodigal)

2010

Best Film: 1) Mynaa 2) Kalavani 3) Puthran

Best film (special jury): Namma Gramam

Best Actor: Vikram (Raavanan)

Best Actor (Special Jury): YG Mahendran (Puthran)

Best Actress: Amala Paul (Mynaa)

Best Actress (Special Jury): Sangeetha (Puthran)

Best Director: Prabhu Solomon (Mynaa)

Best Musical Director: Yuvan Shankar Raja (Paiyaa)

2011

Best Film: 1) Vaagai Sooda Vaa 2) Deiva Thirumagal 3) Uchithanai Muharnthaal

Best film (special jury): Marina

Best Actor: Vimal (Vaagai Sooda Vaa)

Best actor (special jury): Sivakarthikeyan (Marina)

Best Actress: Ineya (Vaagai Sooda Vaa)

Best Actress (Special Jury): Anushka Shetty (Deiva Thirumagal)

Best Director: AL Vijay (Deiva Thirumagal)

Best Music Director: Harris Jayaraj (Ko)

2012

Best Film: 1) Vazhakku Enn 18/9 2) Saattai 3) Dhoni

Best film (special jury): Kumki

Best Actor: Jiiva (Neethaane En Ponvasantham)

Best Actor (Special Jury): Vikram Prabhu (Kumki)

Best Actress: Lakshmi Menon (Kumki)

Best actress (special jury): Samantha (Neethaane En Ponvasantham)

Best Director: Balaji Sakthivel (Vazhakku En 18/9)

Best Musical Director: Dr. Imman (Kumki)

2013

Best Film: 1) Ramanujan 2) Thanga Meenkal 3) Pannaiyarum Padminiyum

Best film (special jury): Aal

Best Actor: Arya (Raja Rani)

Best Actor (Special Jury): Vijay Sethupathi (Idharkunthane Aasaipattai Balakumara, Pannayarum Padminiyum)

Best Actress: Nayanthara (Raja Rani)

Best actress (special jury): Nazriya Fahadh (Neram)

Best Director: Ram (Thanga Meenkal)

Best Musical Director: Ramesh Vinayagam (Ramanujan)

2014

Best Film: 1) Kuttram Kadithal 2) Goli Soda 3) Nimirndhu Nil

Special movie: Kaaka Muttai

Best Actor: Siddharth (Kaaviya Thalaivan)

Best actor (special jury): Bobby Simha (Jigarthanda)

Best Actress: Aishwarya Rajesh (Kaaka Muttai)

Best actress (special jury): Anandhi (Kayal)

Best Director: Raghavan (Manjappai)

Best Musical Director: AR Rahman (Kaaviya Thalaivan)