Filmfare Awards South 2019: From Keerthy Suresh for 'Mahanati' to Ram Charan for 'Rangasthalam', South celebrities win big at the prestigious awards night


On Saturday evening, the prestigious awards function-Filmfare Awards South 2019 took place in Chennai. And considering the importance that the awards hold in Indian cinema, the who's who from the South industry came under the same roof to make it a starry affair. Celebrating the gems of Indian cinema down South, the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai lit up. Speaking of the winner, Nag Ashwin’s Mahanati won big by bagging multiple awards. Sukumar’s Rangasthalam made an impact as Ram Charan walked away with the Best Actor award and Keerthy Suresh was pronounced the Best Actress for MahanatiApart from them, Trisha's 96 took home several accolades along with Rashmika Mandanna-Vijay Deverakonda starrer Geetha Govindam

Here's the complete list of winners:


Best Film: Pariyerum Perumal
Best Director: Ram Kumar for Ratsasan

Best Actor (Male): Dhanush and Vijay Sethupathi for Vada Chennai and 96

Critics Best Actor (Male): Arvind Swami for Chekka ChivanthaVaanam

Best Actor (Female): Trisha Krishnan for 96

Critics Best Actor (Female): Aishwarya Rajesh for Kanaa

Best Supporting Actor (Male): Sathyaraj for Kanaa

Best Supporting Actor (Female): Saranya Ponvanan for Kolamavu Kokila

Best Debut (Female): Raiza Wilson for Pyaar Prema Kadhal

Best Music Director: Govind Vasantha for 96

Best Lyrics: Netha Kadhaley Kadhaley for 96

Best Playback Singer (Male): Sid Sriram for Pyar Prema Kadhal

Best Playback Singer (Female) Chinmayi Sripada- Kadhaley Kadhaley from 96

Trisha in 96


Best Choreography: Prabhu Deva, Jani for Rowdy Baby

Best Cinematography: Rathnavelu for Rangasthalam



Best Film: Mahanati
Best Director: Nag Ashwin for Mahanati

Best Actor In A Leading Role Male (Popular): Ram Charan for Rangasthalam

Best Actor Critics: Dulquer Salmaan for Mahanati

Best Actor In A Leading Role Female (Popular): Keerthy Suresh for Mahanati

Best Actress Critics: Rashmika Mandanna for Geetha Govindam

Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Male): Jagapati Babu for Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava

Ram Charan in Rangasthalam

Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Female): Anasuya Bharadwaj for Rangasthalam

Best Music Album: Devi Sri Prasad for Rangasthalam

Best Lyrics: Chandrabose - Yentha Sakkagunnaave for Rangasthalam

Best Playback Singer (Male): Sid Sriram - Inkem Inkem Inkem Kaavaale from Geetha Govindam

Best Playback Singer (Female): Shreya Ghoshal -Mandaraa Mandaraa from Bhaagamathie

Best Cinematographer: R Ratnavelu for Rangasthalam

Keerthy Suresh in Mahanati



Best Film: Sudani From Nigeria

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male): Joju George for Joseph

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female): Manju Warrier for Aami

Critics' Award for Best Actor (Male): Soubin Shahir for Sudani From Nigeria

Critics' Award for Best Actor (Female): Nimisha Sajayan for Eeda

Best Debut Actor(Female): Saniya Iyappan for Queen

Best Director: Lijo Jose Pellissery for Ee.Ma.Yau.

Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Male): Vinayakan for Ee. Ma. Yau.

Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Savithri Sreedharan for Sudani from Nigeria

Best Music Album: Kailas Menon for Theevandi

Best Playback Singer (Male): Vijay Yesudas- Poomuthole from Joseph

Best Playback Singer (Female): Anne Amie- Aararo from Koode

Best Lyrics: B.K. Harinarayanan- Jeevamshamayi from Theevandi

Joju George in Joseph

(Source: Filmfare)