Ananda Vikatan had telecast the live event of their cinema awards 2017. Pre event buzz, celebrities chat, statement and fun was telecast live at their Facebook page. It is one of the famous awards for Tamil film celebrities.
The popular Vikatan had announced the name of award winners even before the event that took place on Jan 13th.Vijay had been selected for the best actor award of the year for his Mersal movie while Nayanthara won best actress award 2017 for Aramm.
Mersal was the block buster movie of the year and Vijay's performance was lauded by critics, fans and audience. He had proved his acting skill in some sensitive scenes and got applause. Meantime, Nayan's intense acting in Aramm had attracted audience very well. She had already proved his acting skill in Maya, Naanum Rowdy Dhaan in 2015.
Director of Aramm Gopi Nainar also received best director of the year and Aramm was selected as the best movie.
Best Musician - AR Rahman for Kattru Veliyidai, Mersal
Best Producer - Dream Warrior Pictures for Aruvi
Best Villain - Vivek Oberoi for Vivegam
Best supporting actor - Sathyaraj for Baahubali
SS Vasan Award - Ilaiyarajaa
Best female singer - Shreya Ghosal for Mersal, Puriyatha Puthir