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Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards is an annual award presenting ceremony for people in the Tamil film industry. It is presented by the Tamil language weekly magazine Ananda Vikatan. The awards were introduced in the year 2008, honouring the films that were released in 2007. The ceremony's main broadcaster is Sun TV.

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Main awardsEdit

Best filmEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 K. E. Gnanavel Raja Paruthiveeran
[1]
[2]
[3]
[4]
2008 Hitesh Jhabak Anjathe
2009 M. Sasikumar Pasanga
2010 John Max Mynaa
2011 S. Kathiresan Aadukalam
2012 N. Subash Chandrabose
N. Lingusamy
Vazhakku Enn 18/9
2013 Bala Paradesi
2014 N. Subash Chandrabose
N. Lingusamy
Sathuranga Vettai
2015 Dhanush
Vetrimaaran
Kaaka Muttai
2016 Dhanush
Vetrimaaran
Visaranai
2017 Kotapadi J. Rajesh Aramm
2018 Vijay Sethupathi Merku Thodarchi Malai

Best directorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Ameer Sultan Paruthiveeran
[1]
[2]
[3]
2008 Mysskin Anjathe
2009 Pandiraj Pasanga
2010 Prabhu Solomon Mynaa
2011 Vetrimaaran Aadukalam
2012 Balaji Sakthivel Vazhakku Enn 18/9
2013 Bala Paradesi
2014 Pa. Ranjith Madras
2015 M. Manikandan Kaaka Muttai
2016 Vetrimaaran Visaranai
2017 Gopi Nainar Aramm
2018 Mari Selvaraj Pariyerum Perumal

Best actorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Sathyaraj Periyar
[1]
[2]
[3]
2008 Kamal Haasan Dasavathaaram
2009 Arya Naan Kadavul
2010 Mysskin Nandalala
2011 Vikram Deiva Thirumagal
2012 Vijay Nanban
Thuppakki
2013 Atharvaa Paradesi
2014 Dhanush Velaiilla Pattadhari
2015 Jayam Ravi Bhooloham
2016 Rajinikanth Kabali
2017 Vijay Mersal
2018 Dhanush Vada Chennai
Maari 2

Best actressEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Priyamani Paruthiveeran
[1]
[2]
[3]
2008 Parvathy Poo
2009 Padmapriya Janakiraman Pokkisham
2010 Anjali Angaadi Theru
2011 Anjali Engaeyum Eppothum
2012 Samantha Ruth Prabhu Neethane En Ponvasantham
2013 Pooja Umashankar Vidiyum Munn
2014 Malavika Nair Cuckoo
2015 Nayanthara Naanum Rowdy Dhaan
2016 Ritika Singh Irudhi Suttru
2017 Nayanthara Aramm
2018 Trisha Krishnan 96

Best supporting actorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Prakash Raj Mozhi
[1]
[2]
[3]
2008 Ram Poo
2009 Mohanlal Unnaipol Oruvan
2010 Thambi Ramaiah Mynaa
2011 Ilavarasu Muthukku Muthaaga
2012 Ram Neerparavai
2013 Kishore Haridas
2014 Kalaiyarasan Madras
2015 Sathyaraj Baahubali: The Beginning
2016 Samuthirakani Visaranai
2017 Sathyaraj Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
2018 Ameer Vada Chennai

Best supporting actressEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Sujatha Sivakumar Paruthiveeran
[1]
[2]
[4]
[3]
2008 Remya Nambeesan Raman Thediya Seethai
2009 Madhumitha Yogi
2010 Saranya Ponvannan Kalavani
2011 Uma Riyaz Khan Mouna Guru
2012 Parvathi Vazhakku Enn 18/9
2013 Dhansika Paradesi
2014 Saranya Ponvannan Ennamo Nadakkudhu
Velaiilla Pattadhari
2015 Ramya Krishnan Baahubali: The Beginning
2016 Pooja Devariya Kuttrame Thandanai
2017 Indhuja Meyaadha Maan
2018 Eswari Rao Kaala

Best screenplayEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Venkat Prabhu Chennai 600028
[2]
[4]
[3]
[5]
2008 Kamal Haasan Dasavathaaram
2009 Samuthirakani Naadodigal
2010 Suseenthiran Naan Mahaan Alla
2011 Thiagarajan Kumararaja Aaranya Kaandam
2012 Karthik Subbaraj Pizza
2013 Nalan Kumarasamy Soodhu Kavvum
2014 Mysskin Pisaasu
2015 Jeethu Joseph Papanasam
2016 Vetrimaaran Visaranai
2017 Pushkar–Gayathri Vikram Vedha
2018 Vetrimaaran Vada Chennai

Best dialogueEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Viji Mozhi
[2]
[4]
[3]
[5]
2008 C. P. Narayanan
R. Subramanian
Abhiyum Naanum
2009 Baskar Sakthi Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu
2010 Sargunam Kalavani
2011 Samuthirakani Poraali
2012 Ayyappan Madhubana Kadai
2013 Naveen Moodar Koodam
2014 Raju Murugan
R. Prabhu
Cuckoo
2015 Anand Annamalai
Anand Kumaresan
Kaaka Muttai
2016 Murugesh Babu
Raju Murugan
Joker
2017 Ram Taramani
2018 Pa. Ranjith
Makizhnan B. M.
Aadhavan Dheetchanya
Kaala

Best comedian – maleEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Vadivelu Pokkiri
[2]
[4]
[3]
2008 Nassar Poi Solla Porom
2009 Singampuli Mayandi Kudumbathar
2010 Santhanam Boss Engira Bhaskaran
2011 Santhanam Deiva Thirumagal
Velayudham
2012 Santhanam Oru Kal Oru Kannadi
2013 Sendrayan Moodar Koodam
2014 Thambi Ramaiah Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam
2015 Karunakaran Indru Netru Naalai
2016 Yogi Babu Aandavan Kattalai
2017 Ramdoss Maanagaram
Maragadha Naanayam
2018 Yogi Babu Kolamavu Kokila
Pariyerum Perumal

Best comedian – femaleEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Urvashi Malaikottai
[2]
[4]
[3]
2008 Saranya Mohan Yaaradi Nee Mohini
2009 Aarthi Padikkadavan
2010 Aarthi Kutty
2011 Kovai Sarala Muni 2: Kanchana
2012 Jangiri Madhumitha Oru Kal Oru Kannadi
2013 Jangiri Madhumitha Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara
2014 Kovai Sarala Aranmanai
2015 Kovai Sarala Kanchana 2
2016 Vinodhini Vaidyanathan Aandavan Kattalai
2017 Urvashi Magalir Mattum
2018 Revathi Gulaebaghavali

Best cinematographerEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Ramji Paruthiveeran
[2]
[4]
[6]
2008 R. Rathnavelu Vaaranam Aayiram
2009 P. C. Sreeram Yavarum Nalam
2010 Mahesh Muthuswamy Nandalala
2011 Velraj Aadukalam
Engaeyum Eppothum
2012 Gopi Amarnath Pizza
2013 Chezhian Paradesi
2014 Gavemic U. Ary Jigarthanda
2015 P. C. Sreeram I
2016 S. R. Kathir Kidaari
2017 Ravi Varman Kaatru Veliyidai
2018 Nirav Shah 2.0

Best editorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Raja Mohammad Paruthiveeran
[2]
[4]
[6]
[5]
2008 Praveen K. L.
N. B. Srikanth
Saroja
2009 Kishore Te Eeram
2010 Kasi Viswanathan Naan Mahaan Alla
2011 Kishore Te Aadukalam
2012 Leo John Paul Pizza
2013 Alphonse Puthren Neram
2014 Raja Mohammad Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum
2015 Kishore Te Kaaka Muttai
2016 Kishore Te.
G. B. Venkatesh
Visaranai
2017 Raymond Derrick Crasta Aruvi
2018 San Lokesh Ratsasan

Best art directionEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Thotta Tharani Sivaji
[2]
[4]
[6]
[5]
2008 Thotta Tharani Dasavathaaram
2009 Vairabalan Pokkisham
2010 V. Selvakumar Madrasapattinam
2011 Rajeevan 7aum Arivu
2012 R. K. Vijay Murugan Aravaan
2013 Lalgudi N. Ilaiyaraaja Vishwaroopam
2014 C. R. Velu Aaha Kalyanam
2015 Sabu Cyril Baahubali: The Beginning
2016 Amit Ray
Subratha Chakraborthy
24
2017 Sabu Cyril Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
2018 Jacki Vada Chennai

Best music directorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Yuvan Shankar Raja Kattradhu Thamizh
Paruthiveeran
[2]
[4]
[3]
2008 Harris Jayaraj Dhaam Dhoom
Vaaranam Aayiram
2009 Harris Jayaraj Ayan
2010 A. R. Rahman Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
2011 G. V. Prakash Kumar Aadukalam
Mayakkam Enna
2012 D. Imman Kumki
2013 Ilaiyaraaja Onaayum Aattukkuttiyum
2014 Santhosh Narayanan Cuckoo
Jigarthanda
Madras
2015 A. R. Rahman O Kadhal Kanmani
2016 Santhosh Narayanan Irudhi Suttru
2017 A. R. Rahman Kaatru Veliyidai
Mersal
2018 Santhosh Narayanan Vada Chennai
Pariyerum Perumal
Kaala

Best playback singer – maleEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Ilaiyaraaja For the song "Ariyaatha Vayasu" from Paruthiveeran
[2]
[4]
[3]
2008 Hariharan For the song "Nenjukkul Peidhidhum" from Vaaranam Aayiram
2009 Yuvan Shankar Raja For the song "Neethane" from Sarvam
2010 Benny Dayal For the song "Omana Penne" from Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
2011 S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
S. P. B. Charan
For the song "Ayyayyo" from Aadukalam
2012 Gana Bala For the songs "Aadi Pona Aavani" and "Nadukadalula Kappala" from Attakathi
2013 Hariharasudan For the song "Oodha Colour Ribbon" from Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam
2014 Pradeep Kumar For the song "Aagayam Theepidicha" from Madras
2015 A. R. Ameen For the song "Maula Wa Sallim" from O Kadhal Kanmani
2016 Pradeep Kumar For the songs "Maya Nadhi" and "Vaanam Paarthen" from Kabali
2017 Anirudh Ravichander For the song "Karuthavanlaam Galeejam" from Velaikkaran
For the song "Yaanji Yaanji" from Vikram Vedha
2018 Anthony Daasan For the song "Sodakku" from Thaanaa Serndha Koottam

Best playback singer – femaleEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Sowmya Raoh For the song "Enadhuyire" from Bheemaa
[2]
[4]
[3]
2008 Sadhana Sargam For the song "Mukundha Mukundha" from Dasavathaaram
2009 Janaki Iyer For the song "Azhagaai Pookkuthey" from Ninaithale Inikkum
2010 Shreya Ghoshal For the song "Mannipaaya" from Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
2011 Saindhavi For the song "Vizhigalil Oru Vaanavil" from Deiva Thirumagal
2012 Magizhini Manimaaran For the songs "Soi Soi" from Kumki
2013 Shakthisree Gopalan For the song "Nenjukkula" from Kadal
2014 Shakthisree Gopalan For the song "Naan Nee" from Madras
2015 Shashaa Tirupati For the song "Kaara Attakkaaraa" from O Kadhal Kanmani
2016 Nandini Srikar For the song "Kannamma Kannamma" from Rekka
2017 Shreya Ghoshal For the song "Neethane Neethane" from Mersal
For the song "Mazhaikulle" from Puriyatha Puthir
2018 Chinmayi For "Kaathale Kaathale", "Thaabangaley" ,"Vasantha Kaalangal", "Anthaathi" from 96

Best lyricistEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Na. Muthukumar Kattradhu Thamizh
[2]
[4]
[6]
2008 Thamarai Vaaranam Aayiram
2009 Kabilan Vettaikaaran
2010 Thamarai Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
2011 Arivumathi Sadhurangam
2012 Yugabharathi Kumki
2013 Na. Muthukumar Thanga Meenkal
2014 Yugabharathi Cuckoo
2015 Vairamuthu O Kadhal Kanmani
2016 Thamarai Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada
2017 Na. Muthukumar Taramani
2018 Karthik Netha 96

Best costume designerEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Anu Vardhan Billa
[2]
[4]
[6]
2008 Nalini Sriram Vaaranam Aayiram
2009 Nalini Sriram Ayan
2010 Nalini Sriram Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
2011 Swetha Ko
2012 Kunal Rawal
Deepali Noor
Sai
Nanban
2013 Poornima Ramasamy
Perumal Selvam
Paradesi
2014 Sathya
Shyam Anand
Maan Karate
2015 Rama Rajamouli
Prashanti Tipirineni
Baahubali: The Beginning
2016 Anu Vardhan
Niranjani Agathiyan
Kabali
2017 Neeraja Kona
Komal Shahani
Pallavi Singh
Jayalakshmi Sundaresan
Archa Mehta
Mersal
2018 Eka Lakhani Chekka Chivantha Vaanam

Best makeup artistEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Banu Sivaji
[2]
[4]
[5]
2008 Banu
Yogesh
Vidhyadhar
Dasavathaaram
2009 Banu Ayan
2010 Banu Enthiran
2011 Banu
A. Kodhandapaani
7aum Arivu
2012 Sarathkumar Aravaan
2013 Ralis Khan
Gage Hubard
Vishwaroopam
2014 'Pattanam' Ranjith Kaaviya Thalaivan
2015 Nalla Srinu
Senapathi Naidu
Baahubali: The Beginning
2016 Roshan Kaashmora
2017 Nalla Srinu
Senapathi Naidu
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
2018 Banu
A R Abdul Razzaq
Legacy FX
2.0

Best choreographerEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Dinesh Kumar For the song "Vasantha Mullai" from Pokkiri
[2]
[4]
[6]
2008 Dhina For the song "Kaththazha Kannale" from Anjathe
2009 Raju Sundaram For the song "Nee Kobappattal Naanum" from Villu
2010 Dinesh Kumar For the song "Jilla Vittu" from Easan
2011 Raju Sundaram For the song "Nangaai" from Engeyum Kadhal
2012 Shobi For the song "Antarctica" from Thuppakki
2013 Birju Maharaj For the song "Unnai Kanadhu" from Vishwaroopam
2014 Shobi For the song "Pakkam Vanthu" from Kaththi
2015 Baba Bhaskar For the song "Maari Thara Local" from Maari
2016 Dinesh Kumar For the song "Va Machane" from Irudhi Suttru
2017 Prabhu Deva For the song "Damn Damn" from Vanamagan
For the song "Damukaatlaan Dumukaatlaa" from Koditta Idangalai Nirappuga
2018 Jani Master For the song "Guleba" from Gulaebaghavali

Best stunt directorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Rambo Rajkumar Polladhavan
[2]
[4]
[6]
2008 Kanal Kannan Bheemaa
2009 Super Subbarayan Naan Kadavul
2010 Anal Arasu Naan Mahaan Alla
2011 Anal Arasu Rowthiram
2012 Anal Arasu Thadaiyara Thaakka
2013 Kecha Khamphakdee
Lee Whittaker
Parvez Feroz
T. Ramesh
Vishwaroopam
2014 Supreme Sundar Goli Soda
2015 Miracle Michael
Larnell Stowell Jr.
Bhooloham
2016 Dhilip Subbarayan
Kaloyan Vodenicharov
Theri
2017 Dhilip Subbarayan Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru
2018 Dhilip Subbarayan Vada Chennai
Kaala
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam

Best productionEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 S. P. B. Charan Chennai 600028
[2]
[4]
[5]
2008 Moser Baer Raman Thediya Seethai
2009 Ayngaran International Peranmai
2010 Ayngaran International Angaadi Theru
2011 Fox Star Studios
ARM Productions
Engaeyum Eppothum
2012 Thirrupathi Brothers Vazhakku Enn 18/9
2013 Lone Wolf Productions Onaayum Aattukkuttiyum
2014 Camphor Cinema Ramanujan
2015 Chris Pictures
JSK Film Corporation
Kuttram Kadithal
2016 Dream Warrior Pictures Joker
2017 Dream Warrior Pictures Aruvi
2018 Vijay Sethupathi Productions Merku Thodarchi Malai

Awards introduced in subsequent ceremoniesEdit

Best debut directorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2012 Balaji Tharaneetharan Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom
[2]
[4]
[3]
2013 Nalan Kumarasamy Soodhu Kavvum
2014 Ram Kumar Mundasupatti
2015 R. Ravikumar Indru Netru Naalai
2016 Prasath Murugesan Kidaari
2017 Arun Prabu Purushothaman Aruvi
2018 Lenin Bharathi Merku Thodarchi Malai

Best debut actorEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2008 M. Sasikumar Subramaniapuram
[2]
[4]
[3]
2009 Vimal Pasanga
2010 Atharvaa Baana Kaathadi
2011 Vijay Sethupathi Thenmerku Paruvakaatru
2012 Attakathi Dinesh Attakathi
2013 Nivin Pauly Neram
2014 Dulquer Salmaan Vaayai Moodi Pesavum
2015 Sai Rajkumar Kuttram Kadithal
2016 Vijay Kumar Uriyadi
2017 Vasanth Ravi Taramani
2018 Adithya Bhaskar 96

Best debut actressEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2008 Rukmini Vijayakumar Bommalattam
[2]
[4]
[3]
2009 Rupa Manjari Thiru Thiru Thuru Thuru
2010 Amy Jackson Madrasapattinam
2011 Iniya Vaagai Sooda Vaa
2012 Lakshmi Menon Sundarapandian
2013 Nazriya Nazim Neram
2014 Catherine Tresa Madras
2015 Deepa Sannidhi Enakkul Oruvan
2016 Madonna Sebastian Kadhalum Kadandhu Pogum
2017 Aditi Balan Aruvi
2018 Raiza Wilson Pyaar Prema Kaadhal

Best storyEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2008 S. Thamizhselvan Poo
[2]
[4]
[5]
2009 Suseenthiran Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu
2010 Vasanthabalan Angadi Theru
2011 Vetrimaaran Aadukalam
2012 Balaji Sakthivel Vazhakku Enn 18/9
2013 V. Z. Durai 6
2014 Pa. Ranjith Madras
2015 M. Manikandan Kaaka Muttai
2016 Suseenthiran Maaveeran Kittu
2017 Bramma Magalir Mattum
2018 Mari Selvaraj Pariyerum Perumal

Best child artistEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2010 Ashwath Ram Nandalala
[2]
[4]
[5]
2011 Sara Arjun Deiva Thirumagal
2012 No Award
2013 Prithviraj Das Haridas
2014 No Award
2015 J. Vignesh
V. Ramesh
Kaaka Muttai
2016 Nainika Theri
2017 Adrian Knight Jesly Taramani
2018 Ditya Bhande Lakshmi

Best villain – maleEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2009 Rajendran Naan Kadavul
[1]
[2]
[6]
2010 Rajinikanth Enthiran
2011 Jackie Shroff Aaranya Kaandam
2012 Muthuraman Vazhakku Enn 18/9
2013 Anil Murali 6
2014 Bobby Simha Jigarthanda
2015 Aravind Swamy Thani Oruvan
2016 Vela Ramamoorthy Sethupathi
2017 Vijay Sethupathi Vikram Vedha
2018 Nana Patekar Kaala

Best Villain – femaleEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2007 Jyothika Pachaikili Muthucharam
[2]
[4]
[6]
2008 No Award
2009 No Award
2010 Reema Sen Aayirathil Oruvan
2011 No Award
2012 No Award
2013 No Award
2014 Saloni Luthra Sarabham
2015 Asha Sarath Papanasam
2016 Viji Chandrasekhar Vetrivel
2017 Sshivada Adhe Kangal
2018 Varalaxmi Sarathkumar Sandakozhi 2
Sarkar

Best animation and visual effectsEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2015 V. Srinivas Mohan Baahubali: The Beginning
[1]
[2]
[6]
2016 Julien Trousselier 24
2017 R. C. Kamalakannan Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
2018 V. Srinivas Mohan
Shankar
2.0

Most popular filmEdit

Year Awardee Film Ref(s)
2016 S. Dhanu Kabali
2017 Sri Thenandal Films Mersal
2018 Lyca Productions 2.0

S. S. Vasan lifetime achievement awardEdit

Year Awardee Ref(s)
2016 Kamal Haasan
[2]
[7]
2017 Ilaiyaraaja

ReferencesEdit

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