Trivandrum: One of the prestigious annual event properties of Malayalam Entertainment Asianet that acknowledges the Comedy talents in Malayalam Industry, Asianet Comedy Awards 2016, was conducted recently at Adlxux Convention Centre, Angamali, Cochin.
The glittering award ceremony witnessed the participation of several prominent persons from the film industry and socio-cultural spheres.
The event was attended by cross section of stars from South Indian film industry and have colourful programmes performed by leading Malayalam artistes along with a mix of stars from film and television industry.
The list of dignitaries who graced the grand gala evening includes Mammootty, Jayaram,Tini Tom, Shine Tom Chacko, Dinesh Nair, Santhosh, Rizabava Kalasala Babu, Lishoy, Malavika, Liona, Anu Sithara, Sivadha, Directors Lal Jose, Johny Antony and Asianet Managing Director K. Madhavan.
Awards includes Dilip (Best Actor), Mamta( Best Actress) , Ebrid Shine (Best Director) , Shafi & Ranjith Sidharth Bharathan (Best Movie : Two Countries), Jayasurya (Popular Actor) , Ranjith Shankar & Jayasura (Popular Movie : Pretham),Aristo Suresh (Best song), Syam Pushkar (Best Script), Lal (Golden Star) , Siddique (Versatile actor) , Mukesh (Evergreen Favourite star) , Aju Varghese (Comedy Icon) , Kottayam Pradeep (Supporting Acto ) , Saju Navodaya (Most Promising Actor) , Vineeth Sreenivasan (All rounder of the year) , Kalabhavan Shajon (Entertainer of the year) , Akshara Kishore (Child artiste) , Suraj Venjaramoodu (Multifaceted Talent) , Anoop Chandran (Best actor :TV), Beena Antony (Best actress : TV), KIshore (Best Anchor), Dharmajan (Versatile Performer – TV) Rimi Tomy (Top TV Performer) & Saji Venkulam (special Jury).
Other cine Stars such as Rachana Narayanankutty, Sonu , Meghna and other comedy artistes Jagadheesh, Suraj Venjaramoodu , Ramesh Pisharadi,Vivek Gopan Mamukoya Dharmajan, Nobi, Pashanam Shaji, Kalabhavan Prajod, Thesni Khan, Beena Antony and Bollywood dance team entertained the viewers numbering in thousands.
Asianet is all set to telecast “Asianet Comedy Awards 2016” on January 7 & 8 (Saturday & Sunday), from 7.00PM onwards.