Chennai, 20th November 2019: It’s that time of the year when the stand-out personalities from Tamil television will come together to celebrate the blossoming talent pool of this Industry. The Galatta Nakshatra Awards, one of the most authentic events in Tamil television, will jazz up your telly-time on COLORS Tamil this weekend, with Part 1 being aired on 24th November 2019 and Part 2 on 1st December 2019, both at 8:00 PM.
The gala night will see the best of Kollywood stars, led by Kamal Hassan, presenting the awards. Dressed in their red-carpet best the glitterati in attendance were Ramya NSK, Priya Raman, Aishwarya Dutta, Thambi Ramaiah, Atulya, Harish Kalyan, RJ Sha, Sanam Shetty, Mamathi Chari, Sandy Master with his daughter Lala, Deepthi Sri Perazhagi, Upasini, Newsreader Rathna, Senthil Rajalakshmi, VJ Anjana, Kajal Pashupati, Manoharan, Azar, Neelima, Nakshatra, Keerthana, Dr. Raj Kumar, Aarti Ganesh, Shamu Shalu, Bala Saravanan, Srikanth, Senthil Sreeja, Vedhavalli, Vijay, Devendhran, Santhoshi and Arun Aravind.
Talking about this partnership, said Anup Chandrasekharan, Business Head, Colors Tamil, “We are delighted to partner with Galatta Nakshatara Awards – a platform that celebrates, motivates and encourages the extraordinary talent of our industry. This is also a way to bring viewers one step closer to their favourite stars through Colors Tamil. I would like to congratulate all the winners and hope that they make it even bigger in the future.”
Hosted by KiKi Shanthanu and Vignesh Kanth, the starry night will see some breath taking performances by the small screen divas. Viewers’ favourite couple San-Jan will add their own charm to the night with their romantic recital along with some other memorable performances.
Nearly 40 awards will be presented under the non-competing and competition categories.
Here is the list of winners:
Impactful celebrity on Social Media RJ Balaji
TV Actor who made it to the silver screen (male) – Rio
Online musical sensation – Arunraja Kamaraj
TV actor who made it to the silver screen (Female) -Vani Bhojan
Best Anchor couple of the year (Debut) – Kiki & Vijay
DD-20 Celebrating 20 Years Of the Dazzling Dynamite – Dhivya Dharshini
Best Comedy Team – Kalakka Povathu Yaaru (Thomson)
Sensational Anchor – Archana
Most Recent Online Sensation – Sandy &Lala
Most Viral Hit Song of the Year on TV – We are the Boys-u (Kavin, Sandy, Tharshan, Mugen)
Best Anchor of the Year (Debut) – Siddhu
Best Anchor of the Year (Male) – Makapa (Super Singer)
Best Anchor of the year (Female) -Priyanka (Super Singer)
Best Weekend entertainment show of the year – Genes
Most popular reality show – Bigg Boss
Popular reality show contestant (Dance) -Kalai & Rockson
Popular reality show contestant (Singing) – Poovaiyar
Best Actor of the year (Female) -Shabana (Sembaruthi)
Best Supporting actor of the year (Male) – Manoharan (Mouna Ragam)
Best Supporting actor of the year (Female) – Tamil Selvi (Mouna Ragam)
Best Child Artist – Krithika (Mouna Ragam)
Most entertaining actor (Male) – Mirchi Senthil (Naam Iruvar Namakku Iruvar)
Most entertaining actor (Female) -Roshini (Bharathi Kannamma)
Best Villain of the year (Male) -Lokesh Baskaran (Chinna Thambi)
Best Villain of the year (Female) -Neelima (Aranmanai Kili)
Best on-screen pair – Sidhu and Shreya Anchan (Thirumanam)
Best Debut actor of the year (Female) -Nakshatra Nagesh (Lakshmi Stores)
Best Debut actor of the year (Male) Sibbu Suriyan (Roja)
Best Newsreader (Male) -Devendran(News 7)
Best Newsreader (Female) Vedhavalli Jagadeeshan(Puthiya Thalaimurai)
Best show on a News channel – Kelvi Neram(News 7)
Best Radio Jockey (Male) – Love Guru
Best Radio Jockey (Female) – Nancy
The entertaining program promises to keep you glued to the television with some great moments. Watch all this and more excitement unfold on COLORS Tamil Channel this Sunday, November 24th, 2019 at 8:00 PM and PART-2 on 1st December 2019 at 8:00 PM.
The channel is available in all leading cable networks and on all DTH platforms – Sun Direct (CH NO 128), Tata Sky (CHN NO 1555), Airtel (CHN NO 763), Dish TV (CHN NO 1808) and Videocon D2H (CHN NO 553).
About COLORS Tamil: Launched in the month of February 2018, COLORS Tamil is the youngest family entertainment channel from Viacom18 that thrives to entertain Tamil speaking viewers, around the globe, through distinctive and most powerful stories that empathise, inspire and celebrate a woman and her family. Positioned as “IdhuNammaOruColoru”, COLORS Tamil primarily focuses on storytelling and matches the heritage of the traditionally rich Tamil Nadu culture with qualitative and innovative programming. Some of our flagship programmes that were aired are Velunachi, Arya’s EngeVeetuMaapilai, COLORS Super Kids and OruKadhaiPaadatuma sir. Some of the exciting fictions shows currently on air are Sivagami, Vandhal Sridevi, Perazhagi and Thirumanam.
About Viacom18: Viacom18 Media Pvt. Ltd. is one of India’s fastest growing entertainment networks and a house of iconic brands that offers multi-platform, multi-generational and multicultural brand experiences. A joint venture of TV18, which owns 51%, and Viacom Inc., with a 49% stake, Viacom18 defines entertainment in India by touching the lives of people through its properties on air, online, on ground, in shop and through cinema.