Utsavam Malayalam (Mollywood) Awards will be held on 28th March 2017 at the HICC, Hyderabad along with Tamil IIFA Utsavam Awards conducted on the same date. The two-day event, backed by Fortune Sunflower Oil, celebrates and honors talent across the four southern film industries — Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada.
This awards will honour the best in Malayalam (Mollywood) movies released since October 2015. Here is the complete list of 2016 – 2017 Malayalam Nominations & Winners List for The IIFA Utsavam Awards.
Fahadh Faasil’s family entertainer Maheshinte Prathikaram has been nominated in all the 13 categories of IIFA Utsavam, while Dulquer Salmaan’s Kerala state award winning movie Charlie has made it to the list in as many as 11 categories, followed by Jayaram’s horror thriller Aadupuliyattam.
IIFA Utsavam Awards Malayalam Cinema
- Best Actor: Dulquer Salman (Charlie)
- Best Actress: Rajisha Vijayan (Anuraga Karikkin Vellam)
- Best Director: Martin Prakkat (Charlie)
- Best Story: Unni R (Charlie)
- Best Actor in a comic Role – Soubin Shahir (Charlie)
- Best Supporting Role Female – Aparna Gopinath (Charlie)
- Best Supporting Role Male – Rajeevi Ravi (Kammatipaadam)
- Best Film: Puli Murugan
- Best Actor in a negative role: Sampath (Aadupuliyattam)
- Best Playback Singer Female: Sreya Jayadeep (Maheshinte Prathikaaram)
- Best Playback Singer Male: Vijay Yesudas (Maheshinte Prathikaaram)