Kerala State Film awards: Suraj Venjaramoodu, Kani Kusruthi win top honours

Thiruvananthapuram: The 50th Kerala State Film Awards was announced by Cultural Affairs minister A.K Balan on Tuesday.

Around 119 films were screened for the process.

Suraj Venjaramoodu won the Best Actor for his performances in 'Android Kunjappan Version 5.25' and 'Vikruthi' while Kani Kuruthi is bestowed with Best Actress for her performance in 'Biriyaani'.

'Vasanthi' and 'Kenjira' won Best Films (first and second) respectively.

Lijo Jose Pellissery bagged Best Director award for 'Jallikettu'.

Fahadh Faasil won Best Character Actor for 'Kumbalangi Nights', along with actress Swasika Vijay for 'Vasanthi'. Asianet Online