The 64th Filmfare Awards (South) is a star-studded affair. Leading Stars from all the four Southern Film Industries walked the red carpet at the HICC in Hyderabad and thoroughly entertained the attendants.
While NTR & Sam won Best Hero & Best Heroine Awards, Allu Arjun & Ritu Varma bagged Critics Choice award for the same categories. Hero Karthi presented the award for Tarak & Sam. Whereas, Venkatesh offered the black lady to Stylish Star.
Nannaku Prematho is the top gainer (3 Awards). Pelli Choopulu, A..Aa, Oopiri and Janatha Garage managed to receive 2 Awards each.
Actress-cum-Filmmaker Vijaya Nirmala was honoured with Life Time Achievement Award due to her impeccable track record.
Filmfare Awards 2017 Winners List:
Best Actor (Male): Jr NTR (Nannaku Prematho)
Best Actor (Female): Samantha Ruth Prabhu (A..Aa)
Best Film: Pelli Choopulu
Best Director: Vamsi Paidipally (Oopiri)
Best Music Director: Devi Sri Prasad (Nannaku Prematho)
Best Cinematography: PS Vinod (Oopiri)
Best Choreography: Apple Beauty (Shekhar Master – Janatha Garage)
Best Lyricist: Ramajogayya Sastry (Pranam – Janatha Garage)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Jagapathi Babu (Nannaku Prematho)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female): Nandita Swetha (Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnoda)
Best Playback Singer (Male): Karthik (Yellipoke – A..Aa)
Best Playback Singer (Female): KS Chithra (Ee Prema Ki – Nenu Sailaja)
Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor (Male): Allu Arjun (Sarrainodu)
Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor (Female): Ritu Varma (Pelli Choopulu)
Life Time Achievement Award: Vijaya Nirmala