Cochin: The 22nd Asianet Film Awards 2020 were distributed at a glittering function was held recently at Adlux Convention Centre, Angamali, Cochin. The event was attended by the cross-section of stars from the South Indian film industry and have colourful programmes performed by leading Malayalam artistes along with a mix of stars from Tollywood & Bollywood.
On this occasion, K Madhavan, Country Head, Star & Disney India was felicitated by superstars of Malayalam cinema Mammootty and Mohanlal while P Suseela(Asianet Life Time Achievement Award ) was felicitated by actor Jayaram for her outstanding contributions to Malayalam Film Industry.
Asianet Film Awards 2020 has adjudged Mohanlal as the best actor (movie: Lucifer), Parvathy Thiruvoth as the best actress ( movie: Uyare, Virus ), Manju Warrior as the best Tamil actress ( movie: Asuran ) and Prithviraj as best director ( movie: Lucifer ). Asif Ali was awarded as the performer of the year.
Uyare won the best film award. Actor Karthi won the most Popular Tamil actor, while actor Nivin Pauly honoured with the Golden Star award and the best negative actor award was given to Vivek Oberoi.
Lucifer was adjudged as the most popular movie and Thaneermathan Dinangal as the best critics choice film at the function. The other winners best character actor as Vijayaraghavan, the best character actress as Rajisha Vijayan, Siddique as best supportive actor and Best comedy actors as Harish Kanaran & Dharmajan.
Anna Ben was identified as the best new face of the Malayalam film industry. Asianet Film Awards 2020 has named Vinayak Sasikumar as Best Lyricist, Vishnu Vijay as Best Music Director, Vijay Yesudas & Bombay Jayashrias Best Playback, Mathew – Anaswara Rajan as Star Pair, Unni Mukundan as Youth Icon, Achuthan as child artiste, Suraj Venjaramoodu as critics choice best actor. Saubin ( actor ) and Harishankar ( singer ) were chosen for the special Jury award.
Asianet is all set to telecast “ Asianet Film Awards 2020 “on Feb 29th & March 1st, 2020 ( Saturday & Sunday), from 7.00 PM onwards.