It was a proud moment for Tamil cinema as it managed to win a host of awards in the annual 59th National Film Awards announced today. Aaranya Kaandam and Azhgagarsamiyin Kuthirai walked away with a couple of awards, while Vaagai Sooda Vaa got the Best Regional Film award.
The award for best actress was bagged by Vidya Balan for her performance in the The Dirty Picture, while the best actor went to Girish Kulkarni for Deool.
It was double delight for the Tamil movie Azhgagarsamiyin Kuthirai, directed by Suseenthiran. It bagged the award for popular entertainment besides getting actor Appukutty the best supporting actor's trophy.