In a glittering event held in Manchester, the prestigious Anand TV Film Awards brought the vibrant world of Malayalam cinema to the UK.
The distinguished actress Manju Warrier had the privilege of handing over the prestigious Best Film Award to the iconic actor Mammootty and his wife Sulfath. The event became even more significant when Mammootty’s highly acclaimed movie ‘Rorschach,’ which was produced by his own production company called Mammootty Kampany, was announced as the deserving recipient of this esteemed accolade.
The ceremony witnessed a memorable moment as legendary actor Mammootty presented the Best Actor awards. Two exceptional talents in the industry, Kunchacko Boban and Tovino Thomas received the awards.
Anand TV, the first Malayalam channel from UK, serving Malayalees across the world. Originally launched in 2016, this was the first show since 2018 and features live performances.The fourth edition of the Anand TV Film Awards, held at O2 Apollo venue in Manchester.
The awards ceremony served as a platform to celebrate the outstanding performances of these actors in the Malayalam film industry. Kunchacko Boban honoured for his remarkable portrayal in the 2022 movie “Nna Thaan Case Kodu.” The film garnered praise from both audiences and critics for its engaging storyline. Moreover perfectly complemented by Boban’s exceptional acting skills.
Tovino Thomas, known for his versatility and rising popularity, received the prestigious award for his outstanding performance in “Minnal Murali,” released in 2021. Directed by Basil Joseph, the superhero film captivated viewers with its unique storyline and impressive visual effects.
Manju Warrier bagged the award for Best Actress for her performances in various films.
Mammootty’s Presence Ignites Excitement Among the Audience
The presence of Mammootty, a renowned figure in the Malayalam film industry, added an extra layer of prestige and excitement to the event. As the crowd erupted in cheers, Mammootty took the stage to honor the talented actors. Indeed, emphasising their contributions to the industry and highlighting the depth of talent present in Malayalam cinema.
As the evening drew to a close, attendees left the event with hearts full of admiration for the deserving winners. Moreover with a sense of anticipation for the future of the Malayalam film industry. The Anand TV Film Awards continue to provide a platform to recognize and celebrate the achievements of actors, directors, and the entire creative team behind these remarkable films. Meanwhile, creating a bridge between the vibrant world of Malayalam cinema and audiences in the UK.