Malayalam superstar Mammootty and actress-singer Mamta Mohandas bagged the 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 has been conferred a special award for his roles in ‘Katha Thudarunnu’ and ‘Pranchiyettan and the Saint’.
Rafeeq Ahamed is the best lyricist. M. Jayachandran gets the best music director award. Vijay Yesudas and Shreya Ghoshal have been named the best playback singers. The awards will be presented on April 3 at Thrissur, a press release added.