Kalaimamani Awards Announced! Vijay Sethupathi Honored!

Thursday, February 28th, 2019 - 19:20

Kalaimamani Awards Announced! Vijay Sethupathi Honored!

Kalaimamani Awards are given to the people in the field of literature and arts. This award is given by the Tamilnadu Iyal Isai Nataka Mandram. Right from 1954, the best people in the respective field are chosen and honored with Kalaimamani. The government hadn’t distributed the awards from 2011. So, this year, they announced the awards and the list of the recipients from 2011 to 2018 is also released. Vijay Sethupathi will receive the award for his rendition to the field of cinema.

Besides Vijay Sethupathi, “ M Sasikumar,” Vijay Antony, “ Santhanam,” “ Priyamani,” “ Soori,” Paravai Muniyamma, “ Singamuthu,” Yuvan Shankar Raja, “ Hari,” Thambi Ramaiah, MS Bhaskar, Srilekha Rajendran, Prabhu Deva, Maadhu Balaji, “ Velmurugan” and many others will also be honored with the Kalaimamani award.

Vyjayanthimala,” VP Dhananjayan and CV Chandrasekhar will be honored with Bala Saraswati Awards. “S Janaki” gets MS Subbulakshmi award along with Bombay Sisters Saroja and Lalitha and TV Gopalakrishnan.