Malayalam superstar Mammootty
and actress-singer Mamta Mohandas have bagged top honours at
the Mathrubhumi-Kalyan Silks Chalachitra awards.
Mammootty has been given the best actor award for his
performance in Pranchiyettan and the Saint, while Mamta was
named the best actress for her role in Kadha Thudarunnu.
Ranjith has been selected as the best Director.
Veteran actor Innocent Vincent has been conferred the special
award for his roles in Katha Thudarunnu and Pranchiyettan
and the Saint.
Rafeeq Ahamed was named the best lyricist, M
Jayachandran won the best music director gong.
Vijay Yesudas and Shreya Ghoshal have been named the
best playback singers male and female.
The awards will be presented on April 3 at Thrissur,
the release added.