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The CineMAA Awards are presented annually by the MAATV Group to honour artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the Telugu Cinema. [1][2] The awards were introduced in 2004. The CineMAA Awards are voted for by both the public and a committee of experts as per meritocracy.[3][4]

CineMAA Awards
Awarded forBest in film
CountryIndia
Presented byMaa TV
First awarded2004

Each year one Life Time Achievement Award is presented to one of the accomplished veterans from the Industry.[5] The award ceremony is telecasted live over MAA TV from the Hyderabad International Convention Center of the Novotel Group in Hyderabad.[6] In 2013, Telugu cinema category, for Best Actor and Actress was introduced for the first time.[7]

Popular awardsEdit

Best FilmEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Film is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Producer / Productions
2003 Indra C. Ashwani Dutt
2004 Okkadu M. S. Raju
2005 Varsham M. S. Raju
2008 Happy Days Sekhar Kammula
2009 Jalsa

Allu Aravind

2010 Magadheera Allu Aravind
2011 Maryada Ramanna Shobu Yarlagadda & Prasad Devineni
2012 Dookudu Ram Achanta, Gopichand Achanta & Anil Sunkara
2013 Gabbar Singh Bandla Ganesh
2015 Race Gurram Nallamalupu Bujji
2016 Baahubali: The Beginning Shobu Yarlagadda & Prasad Devineni

Best DirectorEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Director is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Director
2002 Jayam Teja
2003 Okkadu Gunasekhar
2004 Anand Sekhar Kammula
2008 Happy Days Sekhar Kammula
2010 Magadheera S. S. Rajamouli
2011 Ye Maaya Chesave Gautham Menon
2012 Dookudu Sreenu Vaitla
2013 Gabbar Singh Harish Shankar
2015 Legend Boyapati Srinu
2016 Baahubali: The Beginning SS Rajamouli

Best Actor - MaleEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Actor - Male is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actor
2003 Indra Chiranjeevi
2004 Okkadu
Simhadri
Mahesh Babu
Jr. NTR
2005 Mass Nagarjuna [8]
2008 Yamadonga Jr. NTR
2010 Magadheera Ram Charan Teja
2011 Simha Balakrishna
2012 Dookudu Mahesh Babu
2013 Gabbar Singh Pawan Kalyan
2015 Race Gurram Allu Arjun
2016 Temper Jr. NTR

Best Actor - FemaleEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Actor- Female is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actress
2003 Indra Aarthi Aggarwal
2004 Missamma Bhoomika Chawla
2005 Varsham Trisha Krishnan
2008 Adavari Matalaku Ardhale Verule Trisha Krishnan
2010 Arundhati Anushka Shetty
2011 Brindavanam Kajal Aggarwal
2012 100% Love Tamannaah
2013 Eega Samantha Ruth Prabhu
2015 Manam Samantha Ruth Prabhu
2016 Rudhramadevi Anushka Shetty

Best Actor - Male (Tamil)Edit

The CineMAA Award for Best Actor - Male (Tamil) is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actor
2013 Maattrraan Suriya Sivakumar

Best Actor - Female (Tamil)Edit

The CineMAA Award for Best Actor - Female (Tamil) is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actress
2013 Tadakha Tamannaah Bhatia

Best Outstanding ActorEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Outstanding Actor is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actor
2013 Onamalu Rajendra Prasad
2014 Manam Akkineni Nagarjuna

Best Outstanding ActressEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Outstanding Actress is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actress
2013 Life Is Beautiful Amala Akkineni

Best Face of The YearEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Face of The Year is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actress
2012 Panjaa Anjali Lavania
2013 Ee Rojullo Reshma Rathore

Best VillainEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Villain is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actor
2008 Don Kelly Dorjee
2010 Arundhati Sonu Sood
2011 Maryada Ramanna Nagineedu
2012 Dookudu Sonu Sood
2013 Eega Sudeep
2015 Legend Jagapati Babu
2016 Baahubali - The Beginning Daggubati Rana

Best ComedianEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Comedian is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Comedian
2003 Manmadhudu Bramhanandam
2004 Dil Venu Madhav
2005 Sye Venu Madhav
2008 Dhee Bramhanandam
2010 Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam Bramhanandam
2011 Adhurs Bramhanandam
2012 Dookudu Bramhanandam
2013 Gabbar Singh Antyakshari Team
2014 Hrudaya Kaleyam Sampoornesh Babu
2015 Oka Laila Kosam Ali
2016 Bengal Tiger Prudhvi Raj

Best Music DirectorEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Music Director is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Music Director
2003 Indra Mani Sharma
2004 Okkadu Mani Sharma
2005 Varsham Devi Sri Prasad
2008 Happy Days Mickey J. Meyer
2010 Arya 2 Devi Sri Prasad
2011 Ye Maaya Chesave A. R. Rahman
2012 Dookudu S. Thaman
2013 Gabbar Singh Devi Sri Prasad
2015 1: Nenokkadine Devi Sri Prasad
2016 S/o Satyamurthy
Srimanthudu
Kumari 21F
Devi Sri Prasad

Best Male DebutEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Male Debut is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actor
2003 Jayam Nithiin
2004 Gangotri Allu Arjun
2005 Donga Dongadi Manoj Manchu
2008 Chirutha Ram Charan Teja
2010 Josh Naga Chaitanya
2011 Leader Rana Daggubati
2012 Prema Kavali Aadi
2013 Tuneega Tuneega Sumanth Ashwin
2015 Pilla Nuvvu Leni Jeevitam Sai Dharam Tej
2016 Akhil Akhil Akkineni

Best Female DebutEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Female Debut is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Actress
2003 Idiot Rakshita
2004 Satyam Genelia D'Souza
2005 Anand Kamalinee Mukherjee
2008

2009

Desamuduru Hansika Motwani
2009 Josh Karthika Nair
2010 Oy! Shamili
2011 Ye Maaya Chesave Samantha
2012 Anaganaga O Dheerudu Shruti Haasan
2013 Andala Rakshasi Lavanya Tripathi
2015 Oohalu Gusagusalade Rashi Khanna
2016 Kanche Pragya Jaiswal

Best Debut DirectorEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Debut Director is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Director
2003 Aadi V. V. Vinayak
2004 Okariki Okaru Rasool Ellore
2005 Mass Raghava Lawrence
2008 Lakshyam Srivas
2010 Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam Kishore Kumar
2012 Ala Modalaindi Nandini Reddy
2013 Onamalu and Andala Rakshasi Kranthi Madhav and Hanu Raghavapudi

Best LyricistEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Lyricist is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Winner
2008 Happy Days Vanamali (Arey Rey)
2010 Magadheera Chandrabose(Panchadhara Bomma)
2013 Gabbar Singh Devi Sri Prasad (Pilla)
2015 Manam Chandrabose(Kanipenchina )
2016 Kanche Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry

Best EditorEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Editor is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Winner
2008 Chirutha Varma
2010 Magadheera Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao
2013 Gabbar Singh and Damarukam Goutham Raju
2015 Race Gurram Goutham Raju
2016 Baahubali: The Beginning
Srimanthudu
Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao

Best Costume DesignerEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Costume Designer is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Winner
2013 Damarukam Payal

Best Fight MasterEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Fight Master is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Winner
2013 Damarukam Vijay
2015 Legend Ram Lakshman
2016 Baahubali: The Beginning Peter Hein

Best Visual EffectsEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Visual Effects is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Winner
2013 Eega Makuta Graphics

Best Art DirectorEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Art Director is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Winner
2008 Yamadonga Anand Sai
2010 Magadheera Ravi

Best ScreenplayEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Screenplay is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Writer
2008 Happy Days Sekhar Kammula

Best DialogueEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Dialogue is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Writer
2008 Yamadonga M. Ratnam
2014 Legend M. Ratnam

Best StoryEdit

The CineMAA Award for Best Story is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Film Writer
2003 Santosham Dasarath
2008 Happy Days Sekhar Kammula

Best Male Playback SingerEdit

Year Film Winner
2003 Vasu S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
2004 Okariki Okaru S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
2005 Swarabhishekam S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
2008 Happy Days Karthik
2010 Magadheera Anuj Gurwara
2016 Baahubali: The Beginning Karthik

Best Female Playback SingerEdit

Year Film Winner
2003 Santosham Singer Usha
2005 Varsham Chitra
2008 Chirutha Geetha Madhuri
2010 Simha Nikita Nigam
2013 Damarukam
Gabbar Singh
Gopika Poornima (Laali Laali)
Mamta Sharma (Kevvu Keka)
2014 Mukunda K. S. Chithra (Gopikamma)

Best ChoreographerEdit

Year Film Winner
2011 Maryada Ramanna Jani
2013 Gabbar Singh Ganesh

Critic's awardsEdit

Best Actor (Jury)Edit

Year Film Actor
2003 Aadi Jr. NTR
2005 Aa Naluguru Rajendra Prasad [8]
2011 Darling Prabhas
2012 Rajanna Akkineni Nagarjuna
2013 Shirdi Sai Akkineni Nagarjuna
2015 1: Nenokkadine Mahesh Babu
2016 Rudhramadevi Allu Arjun

Best Actress (Jury)Edit

The CineMAA Award for Best Actress (Jury) is chosen by a selected panel of eminent film personalities. The award is given to the leading actress whose performance is recognised by the jury members as well as the critics. Past winners are:

Year Film Actress
2003 Avunu Valliddaru Ista Paddaru Kalyani
2005 Naa Autograph Bhumika Chawla
2011 Vedam Anushka Shetty
2012 Sri Rama Rajyam Nayantara
2013 Ishq Nithya Menen
2014 Loukyam Rakul Preet Singh

Best Director (Jury)Edit

Year Film Director
2003 Aadi V. V. Vinayak
2005 Arya Sukumar
2011 Vedam Krish
2012 Sri Rama Rajyam Bapu
2013 Mithunam Tanikella Bharani

Best Film (Jury)Edit

Year Film Director
2011 Prasthanam Deva Katta
2012 Sri Rama Rajyam Bapu
2013 Shirdi Sai K. Raghavendra Rao
2014 Manam Vikram Kumar

Special JuryEdit

Year Film Actor
2011 Maryada Ramanna Sunil
2011 Vedam Nagayya
2012 Rajanna Baby Annie
2012 Dookudu M. S. Narayana

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Year Film Actor
2003 Khadgam Prakash Raj
2004 Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi Prakash Raj
2005 Aa Naluguru Kota Srinivasa Rao
2008 Yamadonga Mohan Babu
2011 Prasthanam Sai Kumar
2012 Dookudu Prakash Raj

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Year Film Actor
2003 Khadgam Sangeetha
2004 Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi Jayasudha
2005 Anand Satya Krishnan
2008 Sri Mahalakshmi Suhasini Maniratnam
2011 Leader Suhasini Maniratnam
2012 Anaganaga O Dheerudu Lakshmi Manchu

Special AppreciationEdit

Lifetime ContributionEdit

The CineMAA Award for Life Time Contribution is chosen via the public of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The winners are listed below:

Year Awardee
2003 Dasari Narayana Rao
2005 D. Rama Naidu
2008 Kasinadhuni Viswanath
2010 C. Narayanareddy
2011 S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
2012 K. Raghavendra Rao
2013 P. C. Sriram
2015 Krishna

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "reachouthyderabad.com -  Resources and Information". www.reachouthyderabad.com. Retrieved 16 August 2018.
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  5. ^ Kamal Haasan graces CineMAA awards 2012 - Times Of India
  6. ^ CineMaa awards 2012 winners list - Times Of India
  7. ^ "Nitya, Nag bag awards on star-studded night". 16 June 2013. Retrieved 16 August 2018 – via www.thehindu.com.
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