The 11th edition of the highly anticipated South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) for 2023 took place in the vibrant city of Dubai, celebrating excellence in the Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada film industries.
NTR, known for his exceptional acting prowess, emerged as the Best Actor in the Telugu category. He earned this prestigious award for his remarkable portrayal of the freedom fighter Komaram Bheem in the epic masterpiece, “RRR” directed by Rajamouli. Fans of NTR were ecstatic to see his well-deserved victory at SIIMA 2023.
Here is a list of the other remarkable winners in the Telugu film category:
Best Debutant Producers (Telugu): Sharath and Anurag were honored for their outstanding work on “Major.”
Promising Newcomer (Telugu): Ganesh Bellamkonda was recognized for his promising talent.
Best Debutant Actress (Telugu): Mrunal Thakur made a memorable debut in “Sita Ramam.”
Best Music Director (Telugu): MM Keeravani’s musical brilliance in “RRR” earned him this prestigious award.
Best Lyric Writer (Telugu): Chandrabose’s lyrics in the song “Naatu Naatu” left a lasting impression.
Best Playback Singer Male (Telugu): Ram Miryala’s soulful rendition in “DJ Tillu” captured hearts.
Best Debutant Director (Telugu): Mallidi Vassishta Bimibisara made a memorable directorial debut.
Best Actress in Supporting Role (Telugu): Sangeetha’s exceptional performance in “Masooda” was recognized.
Sensation of the Year (Telugu): Nikhil’s outstanding contribution in “Karthikeya 2” created waves.
Best Actor in Negative Role (Telugu): Suhas was lauded for his negative role in “Hit 2.”
Best Actor in Comedy Role (Telugu): Srinivasa Reddy’s comedic brilliance shone in “Karthikeya 2.”
Best Actor in Supporting Role (Telugu): Rana Daggubati’s commendable performance in “Bheemla Nayak” was acknowledged.
Best Film Award (Telugu): “Sita Ramam,” produced by Vyjayanti Movies and Swapna Cinema, claimed the Best Film award.
Best Director (Telugu): SS Rajamouli’s exceptional direction in “RRR” earned him the Best Director title.
Best Actress in a Leading Role (Telugu) – Critics: Mrunal Thakur received critical acclaim for her role in “Sita Ramam.”
Best Actress in a Leading Role (Telugu): Sreeleela’s captivating performance in “Dhamaka” was recognized.
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Telugu) – Critics: Adivi Sesh’s powerful portrayal in “Major” was acknowledged by critics.
Congratulations to all the winners for their outstanding contributions to the Telugu film industry at SIIMA 2023!