49th Kerala State Film Awards 2019 announced

49th Kerala State Film Awards 2019 are announced today at12pm. The awards are announced by cultural affairs minister of Kerala Sri. A.K. Balan. It is heard that, 104 films were considered for awards this year. Awards list given below:

Jayasurya and Soubin shared the Best actor award and Nimisha Sajayan selected as best actress. Joju George selected as the best character actor.

The jury for the 49th Kerala State Film Awards is chaired by screenwriter and director Kumar Shahani. Filmmaker Sheri Govindan, George Kittu, Cinematographer KG Jayan, filmmakers Vijayakrishnan, editor Biju Sukumaran, music director PJ Ignatius, actress Navya Nair and Mohandas are the jury members.

Best character actor – Joju George

Best Director – Shyama Prasad

Best Feature Film – M Jayaraj’s Malayala Cinema Pinnitta Vazhikal

Best Film Oru Njayarazhcha – Best Director, Shyamaprasad

Best Actor – Jayasurya, Soubin

Best Actress – Second Sajan

Best Lyricist – Joy Mathew (Uncle)

Best Cinematographer – KU Mohanan (Carbon)

Best Screenplay – Muhaisin Parari, Zakaria (Sudani From Nigeria)

Best Child Artist – Master Mithun

Best Male Playback Singer – Vijay Yesudas

Best Female Playback Singer – Shreya Ghoshal

Best Zinc Count – Anil Radhakrishnan

Photograph Jury Reference – Madhu Ambatt

Best Children’s Picture – Angane Akale Doore

The top contestents for the best actor award include Fahadh Faasil (Carbon, Varathan), Jayasurya (Captain, Njan Marykutty), Soubin (Sudani from Nigeria), Tovino Thomas (Oru Kuprasiddha Payyan, Theevandi, Maradona, Ente Ummante Peru), Suraj Venjaramood (Kuttanpillayude Sivarathri), Mohanlal (Odiyan), Dileep (Kammarasambhavam) and Joju George (Joseph).

And for best actress, following list was considered:Manju Warrier (Ami), Aiswarya Lakshmi (Varathan), Nazriya Nazim (Koode), and Anu Sithara (Captain) and Nimisha.

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